If your pet is having an emergency, call us immediately at


Emergency Animal Care in Chattanooga, TN

Click or tap the map above for directions to our hospital.

If you have an emergency, the most important thing is to come in right now. Call us immediately if you have an emergency with your pet!

Dr. Nikki Branam at ASEC

Nikki Branam


Dr. Emily Belt at AESC

Emily Belt


Dr. Alex Broomell at AESC

Alex Broomell


Dr. Emma Evans at AESC

Emma Evans


Dr DeAnne Fanta at AESC

DeAnne Fanta


Dr. Kathleen Kimball at AESC

Kathleen Kimball


Dr. Stephanie King at AESC

Stephanie King


“Amazing! This is the place to go when your baby is sick…the whole staff was so knowledgeable and so very kind and considerate….”

– Pup Owner

“I had a very pleasant experience here…..even though it was a very unpleasant situation.They are VERY compassionate here!!!! WILL recommend to friends!!!”

– Zina

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Our Facilities

Animal Hospital in Chattanooga, TennesseeAESC in Chattanoogae, TN

Animal Emergency Hospital in Chattanooga. When your neighborhood veterinarian is closed or you have an emergency with your pet and seconds count, call or come straight in to Animal Emergency and Specialty Center. Our animal ER is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for walk-ins and immediate referrals. An emergency veterinarian is always on site with a top-notch compassionate support team for best care of your beloved pet.

We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, including holidays.

Animal Emergency & Specialty Center in Chattanooga is on Lee Highway, just off Route 153 near the intersection of Highway 75. Staffed by an emergency veterinarian and amazing team at all times, our Chattanooga facility is filled with the state-of-the-art equipment that allows us to best ensure a prompt and proper diagnosis and treatment for your dog or cat. When you have a pet emergency, please call or come straight in. We’ll be here for you!  Learn more about AESC



We want to make you and your pet’s visit convenient and enjoyable. You may expedite the registration process by downloading the new patient registration form and bringing it with you. While you are visiting us, take advantage of the comfortable seating and free guest Wi-Fi in our waiting area.

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A deposit is required before treatment can be initiated. Payment is required when services are rendered (no credit). Accepted payment methods include: Cash, Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. You may download our credit card authorization form and bring it with you to your visit.

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Visitation Policy

We support your need to be with your vet and your pet’s need for your company and care.

Take advantage of our Open Door Policy to visit your pet. Please call ahead, though, so we can advise on arriving emergencies that may interfere with your visit.