Holistic Care Tailored To Your Pet

We provide an alternative and natural approach to your pet’s healthcare!

At Happy Tails Holistic Veterinary Care our holistic philosophy is practiced with an integrative approach to veterinary medicine with an emphasis on the latest innovative and research backed alternative therapies to help promote healing and wellness in your pet. Integrative medicine combines a wide variety of alternative and complementary therapies that have a documented positive effect. Some of the practices we focus on include; acupuncture, Chinese herbal therapy, and laser therapy.

We provide a full range of traditional and holistic services, including pain management, alternative cancer treatments and lifestyle preventive care for optimal wellness. Our vets and technicians are trained to make your pet’s experience as pleasant as possible, allowing for real results and positive changes for your pet’s health.



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Meet Our Skilled Team

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  • Dr.
    Julia Brugliera
    DVM

    Dr. Julia Brugliera is passionate about your pet.  Starting in the early part of 2009, Dr. Julia has been practicing small animal medicine, holistic medicine and surgery in the Atlanta area.  She has a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture from the University of Georgia, UGA.

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  • Ava Cooksey
    Office Manager and Vet Assistant

    Ava Cooksey joined the Happy Tails Holistic Veterinary Care team in 2018, and provides office managerial support for the veterinary office, as well as being a talented Veterinary Assistant with all our patients. Ava has over 14 years experience as a technician and 5 years experience working in an office management role. Ava has held a passion for animals all of her life, and has always known her career would include her working with animals. Ava was born and raised in Decatur Georgia, and feels grateful to be able to support the Atlanta community and home she loves in providing outstanding holistic and veterinary care to the community. In her free time she enjoys reading, writing, spending time with her boyfriend, and hanging out and hiking with her boxer mix Otis. 

Testimonials

Read What Our Clients Say

    Dr. B is amazing doctors . She really has a passion for not only the pets but their owners too!

    Lita L.

    Dr Julia is amazing. I sincerely believe that she helped us have many more quality months with our beloved senior dog. We can’t thank her enough.

    Liana A.

    Dr Julia is amazing! I love that she comes to us. My dogs love her! My 10 year old terrier daschaund mix had major back surgery about 5 years ago and Dr Julia does acupuncture and light therapy on him, love that she does holistic approaches. Thanks Dr Julia!!

    Stacy Hyatt C.

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Located in Atlanta!

We service a 20 mile radius around this area.

Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

9:00 am-7:00 pm

Tuesday:

9:00 am-7:00 pm

Wednesday:

9:00 am-7:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am-7:00 pm

Friday:

9:00 am-7:00 pm

Saturday:

9:00 am-7:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed