Is it an Emergency?

We recommend having your pet seen by a veterinarian if they: / Your pet should be seen by a veterinarian as soon as possible if they:

  • Have difficulty breathing
  • Collapsed
  • Have persistent Vomiting/Diarrhea, and are not eating
  • Are straining to urinate/defacate
  • Have experienced a traumatic incident, like hit by car, eye trauma, fractures, and deep cuts/scrapes
  • Are bleeding
  • May have had a seizure
  • Experiencing pain (see below)
  • Ingested something toxic like chocolate, drugs, or chemicals

If you have time please call the hospital ahead of time to inform the staff of your imminent arrival. The veterinarian and the veterinary technician can prepare for your pet’s emergency situation to ensure we don’t lose precious time.