It’s frightening when you’re faced with an emergency and your pet needs immediate veterinary care. If your pet is in need of emergency veterinary care please call us immediately. By calling ahead we can be prepared for your pet’s arrival.

What is an Emergency?

  • Bites (insect, snake, other animal, etc.)
  • Burns
  • Bleeding that won’t stop
  • Crying out
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Persistent coughing
  • Eye injury or squinting
  • Excessive head shaking and scratching
  • Trauma, such as being hit by a car
  • Straining to urinate or defecate
  • Sudden limping
  • Sudden loss of appetite
  • Suspected heatstroke
  • Swollen or painful abdomen
  • Lacerations
  • Seizures, fainting, or collapse
  • Unusual behavior, such as aggressiveness or lethargy
  • Unexplained trembling
  • Difficulty delivering puppies or kittens
  • Repeated vomiting
  • Ingestion of a foreign object
  • Weakness in limbs/Inability to walk
  • Suspected poisoning

ASPCA Poison Control Advanced Animal Emergency