Pet Emergency

Emergency Pet Care in Indianapolis, IN

Pet Emergencies In Indianapolis

If your pet is having an emergency, please call our clinic immediately at (317) 257-5334. Our team will do everything possible to help.

We offer extended hours to accommodate busy schedules as best we can, with doctors and support staff available during these timeframes:

Monday – Friday: 8:00AM-7:00PM
Saturday: 8:00AM-5:00PM

Who to Contact for an After-Hours Pet Emergency

If you need emergency pet care outside of our clinic hours, we recommend contacting or taking your pet directly to one of the following emergency hospitals.

How to Tell If Your Pet is Having an Emergency

If any of these situations apply to your pet, contact us immediately at (317) 257-5334, or call one of the emergency hospitals listed above. We also ask that you call us if you suspect, but are not completely certain, that your pet is having an emergency so we can help you decide what to do next.

  • Difficulty breathing (heavy breathing, panting)
  • 24+ hours without eating or drinking
  • Recurrent vomiting/diarrhea
  • Abdomen is swollen and distended
  • Hemorrhaging
  • Can’t walk or stand
  • Ingested a known toxin
  • Suffered a potentially traumatic fall/collision
  • Got attacked by a wild animal or other pet
  • Acting confused and disoriented
  • Straining or unable to eliminate
  • Significant blood in urine/stool

If you aren’t sure if your pet is having an emergency but you are still concerned about their safety, contact us at (317) 257-5334 so we can help.

For poison-related questions or concerns your pet ingested something poisonous, we recommend contacting ASPCA Animal Poison Control at (888) 426-4435.

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