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Emergency CareFor Chelsea Pets

If your pet needs emergency care when we are not available to speak with you, please contact either of the two 24/7 hospitals listed below, or go to them directly.

What is a pet emergency?

If you’re concerned about your pet for any reason whatsoever, don’t hesitate to give us a call at (212) 243-3020 and we’ll do everything we can to help.

  • Traumatic injury, such as being hit by a car
  • Blood in vomit, urine, or stool
  • Vomiting/diarrhea for more than 24 hours
  • Difficulty urinating or defecating
  • Fight or encounter with another dog, cat, or wild animal
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Chronic coughing
  • Bloated abdomen that is hard to the touch
  • Seizures
  • Eye injuries
  • Unable to stand
  • Pressing head against a wall
  • Confusion/disorientation

Some emergencies are pretty obvious, while others are much more subtle. If any of these situations occur, or your pet exhibits any of these symptoms, please contact us or one of our referral 24/7 emergency hospitals.