Cherokee Animal Care Clinic

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1100 US 441 North
Whittier, NC 28789

Driving Directions

(828) 497-3401


  • Hours:
  • Mon-Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
  • Sat, Sun: Closed

Cherokee Animal Care Clinic is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Whittier, NC. The professional and courteous staff at Cherokee Animal Care Clinic seeks to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their highly-valued patients.

We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. Cherokee Animal Care Clinic strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Whittier and surrounding areas.

Please take a moment to contact us today, to learn more about our veterinary practice and to find out more information about how Cherokee Animal Care Clinic can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet.

Cherokee Animal Care Clinic Services

  • Anesthesia
  • Bathing
  • Behavioral Medicine
  • Birds (Avian Medicine)
  • Blood Transfusions
  • Boarding
  • Dental Care
  • Farm/Large Animal Care
  • Fully Stocked Pharmacy
  • Grooming
  • Hospice and Euthanasia Services
  • House Calls
  • Laboratory
  • Laser Therapy
  • Microchipping
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Pain Management
  • Parasite Prevention and Control
  • Puppy and Kitten Care
  • Rabbits and Small Mammals
  • Radiology (X-Rays)
  • Reptiles
  • Senior Care
  • Surgery
  • Ultrasound
  • Vaccinations
  • Wellness Exams

Cherokee Animal Care Clinic Staff Profiles

Dr. Robbie Jones McLeod, DVM

Dr. Robbie has been providing veterinary services in Western North Carolina for the past 16 years.  A 1998 graduate of North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine, she moved back to the mountains and opened her first Veterinary Practice, Country Lane Animal Hospital in 2002.  In August of 2009, Dr. Robbie along with her Practice Manager, Kristee decided to open up Cherokee Animal Care Clinic in Whittier.

Dr. Robbie is skilled in all levels of veterinary medicine for large and small animals, including exotics. Some of the services she provides include General Medicine, Internal Medicine, Dental Care, Routine and Orthopedic Surgeries, Geriatric Care and Reproductive Services.

Dr. Robbie lives in Whittier, NC with her husband Rusty, 3 year old daughter Aerin, step-daughter, Taylor, 4 year old Whippet, Windy, 2 cats (Nigel and Finley), 2 horses (Cazador & Candela) and other farm friends.

Dr. Robbie is dedicated to the health, happiness and well-being of all of her patients. She strives to make sure that every pet and their family is 100% satisfied with the care that they receive at Cherokee Animal Care Clinic!!
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Kristee Kaye

Vice President and Practice Manager
Kristee Kaye and her family have been raising Paso Fino show horses in Cullowhee, NC for the past 20 years. Their farm has produced some of the top show horses in the Country.  In May of  2009 Kristee, along with Dr. Robbie McLeod teamed up together to open Cherokee Animal Care Clinic, in Whittier. “I wanted to combine my love of animals and business back ground to help other people in the community. I am so fortunate to work every day with a team of people that care as much about the well-being of pet’s and their owners as I do.”

Kristee lives in Dillsboro with her furry children Roxie (beagle/border collie), Layla (Labrador Mix), Hooligan (Cat) and Kosda (Cat).
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Jamie Hall

Office Manager
Jamie is a 2009 graduate of NC State University with a Bachelor's Degree in Animal Science. She has been our Office Manager since September of 2009 and lives in Haywood County. Jamie grew up on her family's cattle farm and loves the large animal side to Veterinary Care.

Along with her cattle, Jamie also has 7 goats, 1 donkey and her pet child, Luke (seen above). 
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