Blackbird Animal Health is a small veterinary practice located in Brunswick, Maine. Started in 2021, Blackbird Animal Health is the product of Dr. Menolly Cote's years of experience as an Elite Fear Free Certified Professional. Dr. Cote was the driving force behind the certification of the first Fear Free Practice in the state of Maine. She continues this passion with Blackbird Animal Health. Our care is based on a foundation of trust and respect - with you and your pet. Dr. Cote and her staff will work with your pet to find handling patterns and routines that allow your pet to have a choice in their care. With careful guidance and structured training, your pet can learn to love coming to the vet!

Our goal is always to provide the highest quality care, free of pain or fear, and this starts with good communication and clear expectations. You can expect regular communication and check-ins as well as a clear plan for care from Day 1. Our care is based on the latest science for medical and behavioral health. Our toolbox includes everything from high quality medical and surgical care to acupuncture and behavioral modification. We work with trainers and veterinary specialists in the area to ensure your pet receives the best care possible. Our promise to you is a team effort to improve and maintain your pet's physical and emotional wellness over the long-term.