Emergency and Urgent Care
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Fast, responsible caretaking is critical when an emergency occurs. Our skilled treatment team members and knowledgeable physicians work together seamlessly to quickly respond to your ailing pet. During the emergency procedure, we will keep you informed of all treatment options and related costs so you remain up-to-date and involved with your pet’s care.
Please call our office the moment an accident happens. When given notice before you and your pet arrive, we can prepare for all services that might be necessary.
Some of the emergency services we provide include:
Setting broken bones
Urgent care services
We have urgent care appointments available for those situations that are not life-threatening but still require prompt attention. If you feel like an urgent care appointment is necessary for your pet, please call our office and we will arrange a time at which they can be seen.
We see pets for any of the following crises requiring urgent attention:
Critical injuries or trauma (car accident, broken bone, animal attack)
Diarrhea or vomiting that continues for long periods of time
Fever, shock, or depression
Poison ingestion (suspected or observed)
Severe pain, collapse, or more than one seizure within 24 hours
Trouble breathing or continual coughing
After hours emergency:
Please contact one of the following emergency hospitals if our office is closed.
Happy Tails Emergency Veterinary Clinic
2936 Battleground Av
Greensboro, NC 27408
Phone: (336) 288-2688
Carolina Veterinary Specialists
501 Nicholas Road
Greensboro, NC 27409
Phone: (336) 632-0605
If you think your pet may have ingested poisonous items and our office is not currently open, we advise you to call the American Association of Poison Control Centers at 1-800-222-1222 for assistance.