If you feel your pet is experiencing an emergency, please call us at (410) 757-3566. We have same day emergency appointments available. If after hours, we recommend that you contact one of the local 24 hour emergency services:

Anne Arundel Veterinary Emergency Clinic (AAVEC)
808 Bestgate Road
Annapolis, Maryland  21401  United States
Phone : (410) 224-0331
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Dogs and Cats Emergency & Specialty
6700 Laurel-Bowie Rd
Bowie, Maryland  20715
Phone : (301) 809-8800
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We all become worried when our beloved pets become ill, but when should we take them to an emergency hospital? View our online resource detailing what classifies an emergency so you know if your pet needs immediate attention.

What is an Emergency?

Pet Health Checker Tool

Use our Pet Health Checker tool to help you decide if your pet’s symptoms require immediate attention or if you should continue to monitor those symptoms at home. To get started, click on the dog or cat to identify which type of pet you have, and then enter your pet’s symptom to continue.