About Us

Robert Knarr, Jr, DVM

Dr. Robert Knarr was born and raised in Delaware, but began his migration south when he attended and graduated from the Virginia Military Institute in 1984. Dr. Rob Knarr graduated from Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1988, after which he worked briefly in West Virginia, before moving to the Chattanooga area with his wife, Dr. Karen Knarr. They purchased East Ridge Animal Hospital in 1996 and immediately began working on meeting the strict requirements of the American Animal Hospital Association achieving accreditation in 1999. Dr. Knarr’s interest include exotic animal medicine, orthopedic surgery, and internal medicine.