About

All Creatures Veterinary Clinic

We take pride in caring for your pets as if they were our own. You can have confidence that our veterinarians and staff are going to provide the very best care, no matter the situation.

Our Mission & Vision

At All Creatures, we strive to provide the best possible care of for all of your pets. There’s not a case too big or too small for us to handle. Our highly trained and experienced team of veterinarians provides your family with many resources to help find the best solutions for you. 

From your first call to schedule an appointment through your visit, our professional and friendly staff will make sure you and your pet have the best possible experience. With locations in Manchester, Monteagle and Tullahoma, we’re proud to serve Coffee, Marion, Franklin, Moore, Warren and Grundy Counties. 

Our full service clinics are prepared to serve you no matter the situation. We’re able to do comprehensive blood work in house. We have on-site digital x-ray and ultrasound capability.  We are prepared for any surgical procedures such as spay and neuters and orthopedic surgeries. 

Preventitive care is extremely important for your pet. We’re always ready to provide routine care such as dental cleaning, vaccinations, flea and tick treatment and heartworm prevention. 

Professional

Highly Trained Veterinarians

We have five vets ranging from 40+ years of experience to new graduates from veterinary school. This keeps us up to date on new medicines and surgical techniques while maintaining decades of experience from practicing senior veterinarians.

Dr. Gary Nester

Dr. Nester received his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Tennessee in 1988 after completing his bachelors degree from UT in 1984. He has two children, Branden and Baylee, with his wife Tracey. Dr. Nester has dogs, cats, horses, lizards and cattle. He enjoys fishing and growing things including cattle and row crops.

Dr. Jeff Keele

Dr. Jeff Keele is a native of Manchester and graduated from Coffee County Central High School in 1994. His family has lived in Manchester for eight generations. Dr. Keele received a bachelors’ degree in Animal Science from MTSU and his degree in Veterinary Medicine in 2004 from UT Knoxville. He is married to his high school sweetheart, Beverly, and has two children; a son Riley and a daughter, Audrey. Dr. Keele is an avid outdoorsmen, enjoys raising cattle, and loves to scuba dive.

Dr. Ross Capps

Dr. Ross Capps graduated from The University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine in 2014. He attended Lipscomb University for his Bachelors of Science in Biology. Ross is married to Clara Margaret and they have one German shorthaired pointer named Fancy, a pit bull named Kenyan Drake, a cat named DeAndrew White and a few goats including Dilly and Billy. Ross enjoys playing sports, outdoors, growing watermelons and goats.

Dr. Justin Hatler

Dr. Justin Hatler graduated from The University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine in 2016. He attended UT Martin for his Bachelors Degree in Agriculture with a concentration in Animal Sciences. Dr. Hatler has two cats, Charlie and Edna, and a golden retriever named Norman. He enjoys Cardinals baseball, hunting and fishing.

Dr. Gordon Bijvoet

Dr. Gordon Bijvoet graduated from Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2018. He attended UT Martin with his Bachelors Degree in Animal Science/ Veterinary Science. Dr. Gordon has a dog named Haley, cattle and cats. He enjoys working on his registered Gelbvieh cattle farm, working out and playing tennis.