Nobody ever wants to imagine a family member experiencing an emergency – regardless of whether that family member happens to have two legs or four. Unfortunately, accidents happen and sudden, unexpected injuries and illnesses occur – even to our pets. The best thing you can do for your loved one is be prepared ahead of time and know who to turn to the moment urgent veterinary care is needed.

Moore Animal Hospital is equipped to handle critical medical, diagnostic and surgical care needs at any time during our normal business hours. Our team is experienced in emergency care and is prepared to step in at a moment’s notice to manage the situation in a way that improves the chances of a positive outcome. If your pet needs urgent care, you can count on us to be there for you!

Some signs of a pet emergency include:

  • Difficulty breathing
  • Choking
  • Diarrhea or vomiting that contains blood or lasts longer than 24 hours
  • Lacerations or puncture wounds
  • Trauma, such as a fall or being hit by a vehicle
  • Broken bones
  • Ingestion of a toxic substance or foreign object
  • Swollen or tender abdomen
  • Inability to urinate
  • Foaming at the mouth
  • Lameness
  • Unconsciousness
  • Seizures

For pet emergencies that occur outside of our normal business hours, we work with a number of local 24/7 emergency veterinary hospitals that offer quality care to manage your companion’s situation. Rest assured that if and when the need for urgent care arises, your loved one will be in excellent hands.