Veterinary Social Work

Veterinary Social Work

Veterinary Social Work Oath

"Specializing in veterinary social work, I pledge my service to society by tending to the human needs that arise in the relationship between humans and animals. From a strengths perspective and using evidence-based practice, I will uphold the ethical code of my profession, respect and promote the dignity and worth of all species, and diligently strive to maintain mindful balance in all of my professional endeavors."

To contact a vet social worker, call 865-755-8839 Monday through Friday 9-6 pm.  You may also email us at



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