Emergency Care for Your Pet


We always do our best to accommodate pet emergencies during our regular business hours. If you’re concerned that your pet has ingested something poisonous or has a serious illness or injury, you can call or bring your pet in immediately for medical assistance. We’re available six days a week and are experienced at handling urgent cases.

You can call (662) 895-8387 if you have any concerns about your pet’s health.

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Signs Your Pet Needs Urgent Care

If your pet is sick or wounded, it’s best not to wait to seek treatment. The following signs are an indication that your pet needs medical attention right away:

  • Pale gums
  • Heavy bleeding
  • Acting as if in pain
  • Chronic vomiting and/or diarrhea
  • No eating or drinking for 24 hours
  • Trouble walking/standing
  • Lethargy
  • Weakness
  • Trembling
  • Trouble breathing
  • Gagging, choking, or wheezing
  • Puncture wounds
  • Fever
  • Hiding and refusing to come out
  • Ingested rat poison, lilies, antifreeze, or another toxic substance

Emergency Referral Hospitals

Outside of our regular business hours, the following referral hospitals are available to treat your pet if they’re having an emergency:

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PetMed Emergency Center
(901) 624-9002
555 Trinity Creek Cove
Cordova, TN 38018

Animal Emergency Center
(901) 323-4563
3767 Summer Avenue
Memphis, TN 38122