Legal Disclaimer

We understand the internet encompasses the world, without much regard to actual location... or even skill set. and people outside of our area - Knoxville, Tennessee and the surrounding areas - may find our pages. NOTHING ON THIS WEB SITE, or for that matter any website, should replace the hands-on expert opinion of a Veterinarian performing an exam on, or otherwise treating, a patient. For that reason, the information on this site is specifically limited... and in no way is it intended to treat, suggest a treatment, or otherwise avoid proper treatment, or limit a hands on examination.
If you have ANY DOUBT, or CONCERN, please call your vet or emergency clinic in your area (if you're not in our area).
Knoxville Pet Emergency Clinic, Dr. David F. Davenport, nor any of the personnel associated with the clinic or website, or any of the sponsors of this Web Site assume any responsibility for, and make no warranty with respect to, results that may be obtained from the uses, procedures, recommendations or dosages (if any) contained within THIS WEBSITE or ANY LINKS TO OR FROM this website!

The information contained within is for informational purposes ONLY, and DOES NOT replace licensed professional veterinary care, which you can get IF YOU COME INTO THE CLINIC.
Medical Treatment and information are subject to interpretation and a professional hands on evaluation of an animal’s medical condition, which should be performed by a trained professional, licensed to practice, before any medical decisions, treatments, or medications are implemented.

Please recognize that animal medicine is a rapidly developing field, and try as we might this Web Site may not be updated as quickly as the protocols IN OUR HOSPITAL are. The clinic, authors, publisher, web developer, and sponsors shall not be liable to any person whatsoever for any damages, or equivalencies, or by reason of any misstatement or error, negligent or otherwise obtained in this website.

If you have any questions about the information contained within, especially as to decisions you may wish to make concerning the health or well-being of your pet, please consult your veterinarian CALL US DIRECTLY for clarification before proceeding.

If there is a potentially life-threatening emergency involving your pet, DO NOT WAIT for a response from us, but instead take your pet immediately to a trained Veterinarian or Animal Emergency Clinic.