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Kelsey Hays, DVM

Dr. Hays is the newest doctor to bring her expertise to the medical staff at Veterinary Associates of Murfreesboro, having joined the clinic in 2019. Dr. Hays earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Science from the University of Arkansas in 2013. She then attended the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine where she completed her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2018.

Dr. Hays practiced in Wilmington, North Carolina for one and a half years before joining Veterinary Associates of Murfreesboro. Her special interests in veterinary medicine include soft tissue surgery, oncology/chemotherapy, and nutrition. Dr. Hays is also Fear Free Certified which means that she is dedicated to working with your pets to reduce stress and anxiety during office visits, making it a better experience for pets and their pet parents.

Dr. Hays has a pet family of canines, Shaker the Beagle, and Jeb the mutt. When she is not working at the clinic, Dr. Hays enjoys hiking, reading, and traveling, especially to the beach. Mainly, she likes to go places where she can bring Shaker and Jeb along.

Fun Fact: Dr. Hays grew up in Memphis, Tennessee.