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ANIMAL CARE CENTER of BRENTWOOD

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283 Wilson Pike Circle
Brentwood, TN 37027
Phone: 615-371-1242
Fax: 615-661-5898

Office Hours

DayMorningAfternoon
Monday7:30 am6:00 pm
Tuesday7:30 am6:00 pm
Wednesday7:30 am6:00 pm
Thursday7:30 am6:00 pm
Friday7:30 am6:00 pm
Saturday8:00 am2:00 pm
SundayClosedClosed
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We welcome questions about your cat's health and behavior, so please ask!

Maintaining your cat's good health requires annual exams, even if they are not due for vaccinations. Early detection of disease is more difficult in cats compared to dogs, because cats naturally hide signs of illness. 

We are so grateful for our feline patients who calmly take their vet visits in stride! For those who do not, we continually ask ourselves "How can we make this easier for them?" 

Getting your cat to the vet starts with getting them into the carrier. WE PREFER the traditional airline carriers that have a removable top. During the exam, we remove the top and allow your cat to remain in the bottom portion, where they feel more secure. This type of carrier is also easier to clean and disinfect in case of a urine or stool "accident". A towel or cat bed can be added for comfort. We often allow our anxious cat patients to remain in their carriers for short drop offs, instead of placing them in a cage.

The pheromone product Feliway, available as a wipe or a spray, can be applied to your cat's carrier 10-15 minutes BEFORE putting your cat in the carrier, to help with anxiety. Feliway is also available as a plug-in, for a calming influence at home or in a new environment. For additional tips on transporting your cat, click on "Getting Your Cat to the Vet".

Getting Your Cat to the Vet: Click here to read and download

Cat specific veterinary resources:

www.catvets.com - click on "cat owner information" 

www.vet.cornall.edu/fhc - Cornell Feline Health Center

For tips on medicating your cat and trimming claws:

Giving your cat a pill:  http://www.felinevideos.vet.cornell.edu/pet-owners/pill 

Giving your cat liquid medication:  http://www.felinevideos.vet.cornell.edu/pet-owners/liquid 

Managing destructive scratching behavior in cats: http://www.felinevideos.vet.cornell.edu/scratching/ 

Trimming your cat's claws: https://www.veritasdvm.com/veritas/courses/pfz15_tycc/index.htm 

Office Hours

Monday 7:30 am 6:00 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am 6:00 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am 6:00 pm
Thursday 7:30 am 6:00 pm
Friday 7:30 am 6:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am 2:00 pm

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ANIMAL CARE CENTER of BRENTWOOD offers education articles  so clients can stay informed.
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ANIMAL CARE CENTER of BRENTWOOD
283 Wilson Pike Circle
Brentwood, TN 37027
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  • Phone: 615-371-1242
  • Fax: 615-661-5898
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Office Hours

DayMorningAfternoon
Monday7:30 am6:00 pm
Tuesday7:30 am6:00 pm
Wednesday7:30 am6:00 pm
Thursday7:30 am6:00 pm
Friday7:30 am6:00 pm
Saturday8:00 am2:00 pm
SundayClosedClosed
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