Emergency Care

Emergency Services Available

Our hospital provides emergency care during their normal business hours. If you have an emergency after hours, simply call any of our hospital and you’ll be directed to a local emergency center.

Recognizing A Pet Emergency

You’re not alone if you’re wondering, “How do I know if my pet is having an emergency?” Seek medical attention immediately if your pet exhibits any of the following symptoms:
• Trauma (motor vehicle accident, animal attacks, falls)
• Problems with eyes or eyesight
• Suspected broken bones
• Difficulty breathing
• Loss of consciousness
• Collapse, weakness and/or the inability to support weight or stand up
• Seizures (lasting more than 2 minutes or multiple seizures within a 24 hour period)
•Straining or unable to urinate
• Difficulty or pain while defecating
• Bleeding from the eyes, nose, mouth and/or blood in vomit, urine or feces
• Excessive vomiting/diarrhea (particularly if lasting more than 24 hours)
• Not eating/drinking for more than 24 hours
• Pain (whining, panting, inability to get comfortable, arching back)
• Distended and/or hard abdomen and/or retching/vomiting attempts
• Ingestion of household chemicals (soap, drain cleaner, potpourri, essential oils)
• Ingestion of human or other pet’s medications
• Ingestion of foreign object(s)
• Ingestion of chocolate, grapes, raisins, sugar-free products containing xylitol, rat/mouse bait, garlic, rodenticides, petroleum products, and/or antifreeze
• Heat stroke
• Difficulty delivering puppies/kittens (active contractions with no birth within 60 minutes or more than 4 hours between deliveries)