Nashville Sneak Peeks: Deacon Plays Doctor With a New Gal - But Is She Just a Distraction?

Nashville‘s Deacon might want to think twice about cursing Juliette for his furry birthday present. After all, as we see in this clip from Wednesday’s episode (ABC, 10/9c), the still-unnamed critter brings him into contact with the lovely — and new to town — vet (played by Susan Misner, The Americans).

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Press PLAY to watch Deke flirt it up with the animal doc, then scroll down for another peek at the episode.

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Their “lunch” went rather well, according to the next clip. Still, Coleman has a feeling his pal’s heart isn’t in it. “You ain’t just hooked on booze and pills, you strung out on Rayna Jaymes,” he says. Preach, Coleman. Press PLAY to see Deacon get served.

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Now hit the comments: Would you like to see Deacon try harder with the vet? Or do you hold out hope for him and Rayna?