Welcome to Trenton Animal Clinic

Your Veterinarian in Trenton, TN
Call us at 731-855-9081


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If you live in Trenton or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. Jill Howell, Dr. Scotty Howell, and Dr. Mark Bruketta are licensed TN veterinarians, treating all types of pets. Your pets’ health and wellbeing are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.

Trenton Animal Clinic is a full service animal hospital and welcomes both emergency treatment cases as well as pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Our veterinarians have years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and calm, so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting our Trenton veterinarians.

We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ongoing success of your animal’s health. If you have any questions, call 731-855-9081 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Trenton veterinarian office is very easy to get to -- and you can find directions on our Contact Us page! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for Trenton pet owners.

At Trenton Animal Clinic, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.


Dr. Jill Howell, Dr. Scotty Howell, Dr. Mark Bruketta
Trenton Veterinarian | Trenton Animal Clinic | 731-855-9081

2011 Hwy 45 Bypass S
Trenton, TN 38382

Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Mark Bruketta, DVM

    Dr. Bruketta graduated from Ballard Memorial High School in LaCenter, Kentucky. He attended the Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. He received a Bachelor’s of Science in Animal Science. He then went on to attend the Auburn School of Veterinary Medicine. He has been working at Trenton Animal Clinic as an associate since 1998.

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  • Dr.
    Jill Howell, DVM

    Dr. Howell was born in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.  Her family moved to York, Pennsylvania when she was 5 years old.  She attended The Pennsylvania State University and received a bachelor’s of Science in Animal Bioscience.  She then attended The Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine, St. Kitt’s West Indies.

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  • Dr.
    Scotty Howell, DVM

    Dr. Howell was born and raised in Trenton, Tennessee. He comes from a long line of mule farmers. Currently, his parents, Nicky and Rose Howell, manage about 70 head of mules and mammoth draftstock. Dr. Howell started his career working as an assistant at Trenton Animal Clinic when he was 16 years old.

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Testimonials

Read What Our Clients Say

  • "We want to express our sincere thank you to ALL the staff for taking such good care of Mack! Special thanks to Dr. Scotty & Dr Jill for watching over him last night, Mack is home & doing very well!"
    Paula - Trenton, TN

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Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

8:00 am-12:00 pm

1:00 pm-5:30 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-12:00 pm

1:00 pm-5:30 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-12:00 pm

1:00 pm-5:30 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-12:00 pm

1:00 pm-5:30 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-12:00 pm

1:00 pm-5:30 pm

Saturday:

8:00 am-12:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed