Although it's name may sound harmless, bloat is a life-threatening emergency for dogs. The condition, formally called gastric dilation-volvulus (GDV), can quickly kill dogs if they don't receive p ...View Article
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Emergencies can be things such as porcupine encounters, hit by car, and chocolate ingestion. If you ever feel that your pet needs emergency treatment do not hesitate to call us immediately. We are not staffed outside of normal business hours so please call our regular number and our answering service will get in touch with the on call veterinarian and technician. . They will be able to give you an estimated time of arrival to the clinic in order to treat your animal as soon as possible.Please do not leave us a message via e-mail as we do not check these overnight
We are able to see most cases but if there is a case that may need to see a specialty surgeon you will be referred to any of the local emergency hospitals. Below is a list of the local referral hospitals:
Capital Area Veterinary Emergency Service (CAVES) *
Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital
Veterinary Emergency Critical Care & Referral Center (VECC)
* Exam fee will be waved when referred from CVH