WELCOME TO NEW SHACKLE ISLAND VETERINARY HOSPITAL

Your Hendersonville veterinarian can be your partner in helping to provide the best possible care for your pet. We provide a range of veterinary services to ensure the health of animals from their early months to old age. Our experienced veterinarians and caring staff love animals as much as you do, and are dedicated to doing all they can to provide professional, compassionate care for each of our patients.

Ensuring Your Pet's Health

Good nutrition, exercise and a safe environment are critical elements for your pet’s care. Quality veterinary care is also necessary, both for maintaining good health throughout life and to treat health emergencies, when they occur. At New Shackle Island Veterinary Hospital, we specialize in small animal care, providing essential vaccinations, parasite prevention, spay and neuter surgery and senior care, so you can enjoy companionship with your pet for many years. When illness occurs, we can provide in-house x-rays and laboratory services to determine the source of the problem. Regular wellness exams can ensure that your pet maintains good health and is a good opportunity to update vaccinations, parasite prevention and weight management measures.

New Shackle Island Veterinary Hospital For Hendersonville Veterinary Care

We are a full service veterinary facility that offer a variety of services for out patients, including wellness care, sick animal visits, emergency care. Pet owner education is an integral part of our mission, and we can help you determine the best ways to care for your pet, throughout life. If you have questions about your pet’s age, weight, behavior or activity level, we can provide information and advice for your pet’s individual needs. We can also advise you on the newest products available for veterinary care. When you need emergency care after our office hours, we refer you to Nashville Veterinary Specialist (615) 386-0107.

Contact New Shackle Island Veterinary Hospital in Hendersonville, TN

Dr. Layne and his team of veterinary professionals bring their many years of experience to providing quality care for patients in Hendersonville, TN and the surrounding areas. Whether your pet needs preventive care, diagnostics, surgery, dental care or routine vaccinations, we can ensure the highest levels of care at every stage of life. Call New Shackle Island Veterinary Hospital today at (615) 826-0014 for an appointment to learn more about our many services. 

Pet Emergency? Call us right away at (615) 826-0014!

New Shackle Island Veterinary Hospital specializes in small animal preventative care, general surgery & medicine. In-house lab work & blood testing is available.

New Shackle Island Veterinary Hospital opened in June of 2000 by JP and Kristina Layne. We are an exclusive small animal practice located in Hendersonville, TN. As the clinic progressed, Dr. Koelling came aboard in 2002.

For your convenience, New Shackle Island Veterinary Hospital is open Monday thru Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 pm and Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon.

After hours emergency services are available atNashville Veterinary Specialist(615) 386-0107

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Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • John P. Layne (J.P.), DVM
    John P. Layne (J.P.), DVM

    Dr. Layne grew up in Worthington, Ohio and moved to Knoxville to attend the University of Tennessee. In 1993 he received his undergraduate bachelor in microbiology and graduated as DVM in 1997. Upon graduation, Dr. Layne worked in a mixed animal practice in Columbia before opening New Shackle Island Veterinary Hospital in 2000.

  • Dwayne Koelling, DVM
    Dwayne Koelling, DVM

    Always having an interest in the biological sciences and a desire to help others and animals the veterinary profession was a natural fit for Dr. Koelling. Upon graduation from the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine, he began working in Franklin, TN. After a short time there he joined the staff of New Shackle Island Veterinary Hospital. Dr. Koelling’s special interests professionally include surgery and Chinese herbal therapy. Personally, his interests include spending time outdoors, woodworking, and spending time with his family. We are blessed to have Dr. Koelling as a part of our New Shackle family!

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Hendersonville Office

Monday

7:30 am - 5:30 pm

By Appointment

Tuesday

7:30 am - 5:30 pm

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Wednesday

7:30 am - 5:30 pm

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Thursday

7:30 am - 5:30 pm

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Friday

7:30 am - 5:30 pm

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Saturday

7:30 am - 12:00 pm

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Sunday

Closed

Hendersonville Office

Monday
7:30 am - 5:30 pm By Appointment
Tuesday
7:30 am - 5:30 pm By Appointment
Wednesday
7:30 am - 5:30 pm By Appointment
Thursday
7:30 am - 5:30 pm By Appointment
Friday
7:30 am - 5:30 pm By Appointment
Saturday
7:30 am - 12:00 pm By Appointment
Sunday
Closed