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What they're saying

Excerpts of feedback from recent clients:



I have been taking my pets to JAH for well over a decade. I feel that their care for all our pets has always been appropriate, timely, cost-effective, and compassionate! They never push for unwarranted services, while others may. Highly recommended!"

Amanda Young

Client


Amazing Staff! Caring Doctor! Exam was extremely thorough and I left the office with a complete treatment plan for my dog. We noticed improvement within two days of the new treatment.Thanks for everything!"

Client

Prompt courteous and friendly. They love and pamper my 15-year-old man. As long as Ralphie is happy, mama is happy."

Lotetta Brucia

Client

Saw Dr. Mel for the first time as our usual vet was out of town. Was really impressed! Would ask for him again. Very caring, easy to talk to, and has had lots of experience!!!" 

Nancy Williams

Client

Everyone at JAH is extremely friendly and very knowledgeable with the questions I had. The hospital is clean with no odors. The prices are reasonable. Very satisfied with the way the staff treat my pets and I. Thank you!"

Hannah Plemmons

Client

As usual the best vet in town and still trying and thriving to do better."

Ashley Reece

Client

Dr. Guisti is the greatest! Love y'all - happy to be a Junaluska client." 

Phyllis Artabasy

Client

The staff was wonderful with my 8 month old female pit mix. They talked to her, petted her, and just treated her like one of their own family members. All that meant the world to me. I will be taking my babies back there."

Client

Our dog BoomBoom has been a patient for 11 of her 12 years, and has always been taken care of by a professional,kind staff. It's obvious from the atmosphere within that the wellbeing of animals is paramount. We have confidence in this practice."

Donna Kaye

Client

I just wanted to let you all know thanks so much for always taking great care of my Sponge Bob when we have to come in. We are always greeted with a friendly smile from everyone. It's always great when we come in to see the friendly staff, vets, and each one that helps take care of my Sponge Bob. Thanks again for your great care, compassion and service I always get for my precious fur baby Sponge Bob." 

Lynn Setzer

Client

I loved everything about my visit..... my doctor will always be requested by me. He showed real love and care for my pet. The entire experience was the best it could be."

John Sebastian

Client

My baby is back to a normal playful kitten thanks to you! I greatly appreciate the care you provided!"

Client

Nice, saved us a work day! The vet listened when we explained that we needed a plan that we could afford." 

Rachel Wittekind

Client

Junaluska Animal Hospital has the most caring, understanding veterinarians you will ever find anywhere! We have had the pleasure of taking our fur baby to them for several years and we could not be more pleased! I ask lots of questions and the veterinarians always take time to answer my questions and to explain, in detail, any concerns that I may have... It is a rarity these days for busy professionals to spend extra time explaining things! All of the office staff are very friendly and extremely helpful! Haywood County is very privileged to have such an outstanding facility available to take care of our fur babies...I certainly am thankful!"

Debbie

Client

First-time patient. Everyone was very professional, and the doctor seemed very knowledgeable and friendly."

Phyllis Stockfisch

Client

You all were so professional and comforting with my little boy. He is healing perfectly and playing again!" 

Elliot Myers

Client

I have been with this same business all my life - my parents still use the same service. I like the fact that when I walk in the lobby, everyone knows my name and my pets as well."

Ashley Caldwell

Client

The way the employees respond to you and are caring people... not just doing their job, but going above and beyond..."

Max Wicks

Client

All top-notch across the board. Tootsie has friends there." 

Client

I have been with this same business all my life - my parents still use the same service. I like the fact that when I walk in the lobby, everyone knows my name and my pets as well."

Ashley Caldwell

Client

Care was extremely quick and very well explained."

Marilyn Rowe

Client

Dr. Jeffery Alt and staff are excellent and I am extremely pleased with the care my pet receives each visit."

Linda Matney

Client

I have received excellent care for all my pets for several years and always feel comfortable and valued when I'm there. Everyone is exceptionally nice and willing to take the extra time needed. They genuinely care."

Ellen Thacher

Client

Very caring and courteous staff and Dr. Wilson showed great compassion towards our pet and eased our concerns. Thank you very much. Your professionalism was outstanding."

Ronald Story

Client

Staff and vet made us feel like we were their most important client. I loved the fact that the vet Dr Mike said to call anytime and that they would be available. I have an excellent feeling with my first experience at Junaluska Animal Hospital."

Cecile Boris

Client

Caring, considerate. Dr Renee recognized that I am a nurse practitioner and am able to understand the issues with diabetes and that I am able to help manage my dog's care."

Ella Churchill

Client

All vets seem to understand they have two patients - my pets; and ME!"

Phyllis Artabasy

Client

Always smiling and helpful when we walk in through the entire visit and as we leave. Happiest our Kiddos have ever been with a vet."

Christy Searles

Client

I believe the staff at Junaluska Animal Hospital works together to ensure the best quality care for your pet."

Rebekah Ridley

Client

Never feel like I'm being rushed. Vets always take time & listen. They show true concern."

Nancy Williams

Client

Just an exceptional experience all the way around. Thank you."

Marcy Scott

Client

Everyone is so friendly and treats you and your pet with excellent care. The treatment is very affordable. All my questions were answered on a level that I could understand, and the doctor took time to address things that were important to me."

Beth Campbell

Client

I just want to state that Dr. Frankie is a gem of a vet. He has demonstrated the best patience and understanding of my many questions. He has shown and given great concern and gentle care of Cider. His manner and attitude and assistance in working with the costs, every time is consistent and top-notch. Not all great vets are on TV, we certainly have one here. I so appreciate Dr. Frankie for what he is doing for my precious Cider. He has my deepest gratitude."

Carolyn Czaplicki

Client

The staff are always friendly and help me and my pets every time."

Catherine Proben

Client

I have always brought my pets to Junaluska Animal Hospital, and have always been treated fairly and professionally. My pets are the priority and not my bill! It is not about the money; it's always been about what is best for my pets."

Michelle Knapik

Client

The vets are amazing from regular appointments to emergency care. They explain things and care for your pet and your concerns."

Kim Crumpler

Client

We love Junaluska Animal Hospital and wouldn't take Cooper anywhere else!"

Janet Smith

Client

My pets are in good hands, and (you) have a better price than most vets in the county."

Jenney Smith

Client

Very friendly. Loved being able to call and check on our Tucker."

Douglas Ledford

Client

The desk people are efficient and kind. I trust ALL the vets. But Abbey has been seeing Dr. Mitchell a long time. He keeps up with her condition, is gentle with her and she trusts him. All vets and assistants are knowledgeable and compassionate."

Kaye Atwood

Client

Words cannot express our gratitude for the care everyone gave to our "Charlie" Pleasant, professional, caring and fair are just a few. Charlie is back to 100% because of you. A special thanks to Dr. Mike for that."

Mel McGannon

Client

Very professional staff who have friendly and warm interaction with their patients and their patients' people."

Walter Meyer

Client

It was our first visit to Junaluska Animal Hospital. You all are the closest emergency services provider near us. We called beforehand to verify we needed to come in. The staff on the phone were knowledgeable, and the care provided was great."

Cale Colbert

Client

Everyone could not have been nicer or more professional! It was a stressful visit and the staff put us at total ease."

Mark Cain

Client

The staff is very friendly and knowledgeable. They were able to schedule me quickly and bring me and Titus back in a reasonable time. I highly recommend them!"

Ryan Wright

Client

We have been coming to JAH since 1972, and we have been fortunate to have the Doctors and staff take care of our animals' needs for all of the past almost 45 years. It is great to have Doctors and staff to depend upon when we need help and care."

Linda Cunningham

Client

I think you are very friendly and professional."

Chris Benge

Client

We had a great first time visit. The staff was polite and sweet with our Lucy and we look forward to returning for any of her needs!"

Whitney Reece

Client

Everyone here cares about you and your pet. No one is fake and not just there for a paycheck!!!"

Kathy Green

Client

Have taken my pets here for years. The only place I trust."

Client

5 Stars!"

Darlene Knight

Client

UI am currently employed in the veterinary field in another state. I was very impressed with the facility and staff. We felt welcome and comfortable as did our pets."

Heather Jones

Client

We were very pleased with every aspect of service associated with our visit at the emergency clinic and more importantly very pleased with the care given, and compassion shown, to our pet."

Kathy Barber

Client

I have used Junaluska Animal Hospital for years, and am happy with their overall service. This was the first time I met Dr. Alt, and he was amazing with my scared little dog. We'll definitely be seeing him again!"

Kimberly Phillips

Client

Great professional Service."

Carolyn Degrove

Client

Always treated us and our pets well. We've been very satisfied with the service we've received. Our pets have been healthier because of our association with Junaluska Animal Hospital."

Lynn Metcalf

Client

Excellent... caring... professional attitudes and actions in handling a crisis... from receptionist , person answering phone, Veterinarian and helper assistants.I was relieved and comforted by their actions and knowledge and attention."

Edna Lamberson

Client

We have come to the Junaluska Animal Hospital with our pets for over thirty years, and we appreciate the care they provide."

Margaret Jordan

Client

We are moving to the area and did not have a vet. Our dog hurt his paw at three pm on Friday. We called and were seen at 4:20. We were treated like we had been coming to the Hospital for years. Thank you for the excellent care."

Wayne Wilson

Client

Very friendly and compassionate staff. Made my Bella cat very comfortable and relaxed during a stressful time!"

Cat Lanier

Client

Have always been treated quickly and had my pets loved on by all who have handled them. Thanks for being there."

Roz Moran

Client

Excellent experience for me and my "babies" Really great care, courtesy and environment!"

Client

I have so much gratitude for Dr Frankie and his staff, they saved my dog Shadow's life. In the situation we were in, Dr Frankie and his staff never gave up on saving Shadow. With each day that passes, I get to see my best friend thanks to them."

Don Craig

Client

Staff was very friendly. And the doctors care about your pets. Prices for care seem to be reasonable."

Gina Kuck

Client

We can't thank you enough for the great care that our sweet dogs receive!!"

Nichole Massie

Client

Great people."

Sherrie Green

Client

Dr. Beth made both Gracie and me feel welcomed and not rushed. She addressed all of my questions and concerns and gave us options on Gracie's dental health. She even called me the following day with Gracie's lab results."

William Lee

Client

Very prompt attention and good care for my pets."

Kimberly Wells Lindell

Client

Have a puppy and a new breed to us. Vet and Vet tech spent a lot of time giving pointers related to this breed. Book was recommended and leash walking for new puppy was so helpful."

Karen Hughes

Client

Dr. Mike and staff are so awesome!"

Cristin Bramhall

Client

This was just a visit to stop by and have my dog's nails clipped, I didn't have to wait long at all and it took no time before he was back out. I always have a good experience!"

Client

The Doctors and staff have always been considerate and professional, our two dogs are a very important part of our life and I and I wouldn't trust anyone else with their care."

Robert & Wanda Jones

Client

Have always had a great experience."

Client

Everyone has compassion, and they are very catering. They know each dog by name and make them and me very comfortable. Have been seeing Dr. Paul for 15 years now and also the other staff. Would not trade them for anything, and also highly recommend them."

Loretta Brucia

Client

Overall a wonderful experience."

Carole Williford

Client

I've been coming to Junaluska since 1969. The service and care have always been top-notch [and many of the same doctors are still there] ! I ALWAYS recommend Junaluska to friends who have moved to the area...."

James Hanrahan

Client

We were on a trip and SO fortunate to find you. Dr. Chris is wonderful. Can't say enough good. We informed the campground host of your contact information. She was glad to know she has a good place to refer campers like us. Watson is good."

Carolyn Wilson

Client

I am so thankful to have an after-hours animal hospital like Junaluska Animal Hospital in Haywood County. I had to take our pet shih-tzu-chihuahua mix Maggie in for a late night exam due to a sudden and unexplained issue. Nikola and Dr. Frankie did a great job providing expert care for Maggie and TLC for "Daddy." They were very knowledgeable, compassionate, patient and informative. And hopefully Maggie will be back to her usual self in no time."

Tim Pullin

Client

The emergency staff and Dr. Chris are awesome! I was a nervous mess when I brought my dog in on a Sunday afternoon. Dr. Chris was quick to reassure my husband and I that her problem was common and reversible. A couple hours later he brought her from the back and I could see the sparkle in her eyes again! Thanks so much to you all! It also was $140 less than my original quote--when does that happen??!!"

Brandie Smith

Client

You are always kind to Sammie and give her the best care."

Harriet Ruff

Client

The staff were very friendly and listened to my concerns. My dog was seen quickly and the Vet even came out to the car assess her as she was very ill. She is feeling much better now. Thank you!"

Maria Caudle

Client

My Lab 'Molly' was diagnosed with bone splinters in her stomach, additionally a tumor was discovered; the abdominal procedure was a complex surgery, the diagnosis was excellent as well as the aftercare."

Harry F. Manes

Clients

Friendly and knowledgeable."

Patricia Baker

Client

Thank you and the staff at Junaluska Animal Hospital ER for taking the time to see my dog (Ava) on Sunday. You were great working with us and Dr. Chris Meyer was wonderful as well. We appreciate everything and are very thankful for the time spent with her and getting us in and out so quickly."

Emily Allan

Client

We had to bring our 11 year old chilhuahua on Sunday 10-16-16. And Amy and Dr. Chris were amazing. They listened to our concerns and was very good with her!! It was a awesome visit. Very quick and awesome.. would recommend them to anyone!!! Thank you guys so much!!!"

Channing & Jackie Lankford

Clients

I can't thank the emergency staff enough for the amazing care my Siamese was given. I am making certain to tell everyone I know that your office is top notch."

Client

Thanks so much for the excellent care I always receive every time I have to bring in Spongebob or Baby. Everyone there is the best!"

Lynn Setzer, Spongebob & Baby

Clients

Each time I have visited, the Vets and techs have made me feel confident my pets were receiving the best care possible. I have not had a bad experience with either my 15-year old mixed breed (who passed last spring) or my seven year old Chihuahua."

Lynn W. Metcalf

Client

The staff is always friendly and seems to care about Cooper very much. I always feel like he's in excellent hands when we board him and I never worry about him while he's there. I wouldn't take him anywhere else to be cared for. We love you!"

Janet Smith

Client

The vet tech listened to my concerns with patience and understanding. Dr. Snyder was very kind and gentle with Julie, patient with me and my questions, explained everything clearly, and I felt he truly cared about her well-being."

Susan Boston

Client

You care! When someone cares like you guys, you don't have to say anything."

Scott Cafaro

Client

We couldn't be happier with the service we were given to get our little Rebecca back on her feet (literally). She had surgery a week ago and seems to be healing up quite well. The service is incredible and cost is reasonable. It's so nice to know we can count on you guys when the emergencies arise!"

Cathie Owle

Client

From the front desk/reception through checkout the office works like clockwork and everyone is very professional. I've seen several vets and they're all really nice, knowledgable and helpful with answering questions and checking potential issues."

Cup Harrison

Client

I was highly pleased with the service my pets received. Great place to take my pets for their first visit."

Tammy Starnes

Client

My little guy is actually getting some relief with the new medication that he was put on!! Love the staff at JAH!!"

Louise Goss

Client

I feel very confident that our pets are getting the best care available."

Rebecca Caldwell

Client

An obviously caring group of people who, although busy, listened and acted on all my concerns. Very compassionate and knowledgeable."

Willy

Client

he care received is excellent and much appreciated. Thanks,"

Lorraine

Client

You always think about my needs and do nothing that I do not need. I live far away and still come back here for my pet needs."

Christina Ammons

Client

Always happy with the care and service we get."

Sherri Palmer

Client

I have the utmost confidence in Dr. Snyder(s) and all the vets that I have dealt with there. And they are extremely considerate in the way they price visits -- very reasonable indeed."

Cari Gradison

Client

I feel very confident with the health care and follow up I receive from the veterinary staff, techs, office assistants, and especially Dr. Snyder."

Isabel Valuja

Client

Dr. Renee Mitchell is a caring, compassionate veterinarian that 'went the distance' for my recently adopted dog and myself by providing the perfect solution for us."

Jackie Lafer

Client

I've been with you for over 15 years and I love how everyone treats my fur babies on a personal basis. I love the kindness you show with them. I would love to see you carry a line of men and women's doggie and cat T-Shirts with cute sayings on them."

Linda Edwards

Client

Wonderful and caring staff."

Client

All the options for treatment of my-year old Havanese Gracie were explained to me. I chose the one which would ensure no surprises or delay in her recovery. The medication prescribed worked and Gracie was back to herself."

Heather Williamson

Client

Yunz have always been super-nice to us!! My Mom and dad also bring their cats in! And when we lost our boxer Trina to cancer, yunz were so good to me! Even sending a card to me! Thank you for all yunz do :)"

Debra Holder

Client

Concerned for my dog. Very knowledgeable staff."

Client

You guys are great! Love June, super sweet!"

Louise Goss

Client

I've been with you for over 15 years and I love how everyone treats my fur babies on a personal basis. I love the kindness you show with them. I would love to see you carry a line of men and women's doggie and cat T-Shirts with cute sayings on them."

Linda Edwards

Client

Thankful that we finally have excellent emergency care in Haywood County."

Jack DeLuca

Client

A great experience! Everybody was very caring and compassionate and fees were very reasonable."

Audrey Thornhill

Client

They were awesome for taking Tinkerbell so fast and caring for her."

Garrett Rudolph

Client

Everyone was very nice and knowledgeable. I felt very welcome and very much at home there."

Sherry Worley

Client

Have been coming to Junaluska Hospital for 16 years and have always had top notch service and care for my two dogs, Mckenzie (deceased) and Grimley. Many thanks!

Robert Lenar

Client

First of all, you are here in Haywood County where I live. You treated my pet promptly and kept him comfortable. Thank you so much for being here."

Carole Larivee

Client

I really appreciated Dr. Renee for being so kind and empathic. Explained things in a gentle way and helped me understand what needed to happen, estimated cost and what I could expect. I am very pleased with care and follow up!"

Sara

Client

Dr. Sam Mitchell is so knowledgable and compassionate. We received 3 follow-up phone calls about Abby's lab results, and even another specialty vet was consulted. Dr. Sam's wife was very nice also in two of the calls. Thank you for good care."

Mary Anne Walker

Client

I always receive the best care for Molly. The staff members are so friendly."

Teresa Peace

Client

Everyone was very nice and knowledgeable. I felt very welcome and very much at home there."

Sherry Worley

Client

Have been coming to Junaluska Hospital for 16 years and have always had top notch service and care for my two dogs, Mckenzie (deceased) and Grimley. Many thanks!

Robert Lenar

Client

I have come to your hospital for many years with many of my animals. My animals and I always receive great treatment. Thanks!"

Betty Sisson

Client

Best veterinarian office in Waynesville area. Helpful, courteous staff, excellent doctors And a happy workplace environment."

Judith & Gary Byram

Clients

Dr. Mike is a caring,great listener,and has fantastic knowledge for animals, namely Bugsy. The Staff is courteous,Caring & helpful to us and Bugsy & Chloe."

Col. Jim and Anita Coning (Ret.)

Clients

Our 1st time there. Everyone was professional yet very friendly. Won't hesitate to go back!"

Ramona Harville

Client

5 Stars!"

Wallace Kennedy

Client

Very pleased with office."

Ronnie Dixon

Client

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