VCA Catoosa Animal Hospital

Sara Cooper, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, University of Tennessee


Dr. Sara Cooper is originally from East Tennessee and graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine in 2003. After gaining valuable experience in a few other veterinary hospitals in Tennessee, she came to Georgia and VCA Catoosa Animal Hospital in December 2006. Dr. Cooper specializes in small animal medicine and surgery.  She is married to husband, Jonathan, and has a daughter and 2 stepdaughters.  She has a dog, Hank, and a cat, Simon.  Dr. Cooper sings with Choral Arts (a semi-professional choral ensemble in Chattanooga) and enjoys triathlons, marathons, traveling, music, reading, relaxing with friends and just playing with the family. 

"I have always loved caring for animals. Now I enjoy nurturing the bond between humans and animals so that I can care for both the animals and their humans!"


Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

In case of emergency during normal business hours, please call us immediately. If you have an emergency outside of our normal business hours, please contact a local emergency animal hospital.