Dr. Sheila Connelly - Veterinarian


Dr. Sheila Connelly graduated from the University of Wisconsin at Madison and earned her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from the University of Minnesota in 1986.

For over 30 years, she has loved to practice small companion animal medicine, including the past 7 years in the Chattanooga area.

She enjoys preventative care and performing soft tissue surgeries and is completing the "Fear Free" certification to make vet appointments less stressful for the patient and owner.

Dr. Connelly lives in East Brainerd with her husband Steve Yolitz and their three daughters, 4 dogs, 3 cats, and several fishes and aquatic frogs. Outside the vet hospital, she enjoys crafts, sewing, cooking, volunteering with an animal rescue group that treats foster dogs, and has a passion for riding her two Tennessee Walking horses.