Emergency Veterinary Care in West Chester

Compassionate Urgent & Emergency Care

West Chester Veterinary Medical Center provides emergency surgery and urgent veterinary care on weekends (24-hour) for cats and dogs in Chester County.

Call 610-696-8712

Have an Emergency?

If your pet needs emergency care on a weekend, call us or bring your pet to our hospital immediately. Starting treatment quickly may reduce recovery time or even save a life.

We see emergencies and urgent care cases 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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Emergency Care for Pets

We are here when your pet needs us most.

Emergency Line: 610-696-4110

Veterinary Emergencies

The following situations are examples of emergencies that require immediate care:

  • Emergency surgery
  • Severe bleeding or bleeding that doesn't stop
  • Obvious signs of pain or extreme anxiety
  • Choking, difficulty breathing or continuous coughing/gagging
  • Seizures and/or staggering
  • Fractured bones or severe lameness
  • Bleeding from nose, mouth, rectum, or blood in urine
  • Inability to urinate or pass feces, or pain associated with urinating or passing feces
  • Severe vomiting or diarrhea; 2+ episodes in 24-hours
  • Injuries to the eye(s)
  • Your pet has ingested something poisonous (such as antifreeze, xylitol, chocolate, rodent poison, etc.)
  • Heat stress or heatstroke
  • Refusal to drink for 24 hours or more
  • Unconsciousness

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Caring for Pets in West Chester

West Chester Veterinary Medical Center accepts new clients to our specialty and emergency service hospital.

Contact Us

(610) 696-8712