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If your pet is experiencing any symptoms or behaviors that you are concerned about, contact our office right away, or our trusted after-hours emergency veterinary hospital location above.
The reliable and compassionate team at Washington Dog and Cat Hospital offers veterinary care for pets in most emergency situations. Animals are our passion and we take pride in providing quality medical care when your pet needs it most.
If you are experiencing a veterinary emergency, follow the steps below.
Read through our most frequently asked questions below to learn more about bringing your pet in for an emergency appointment at Washington Dog and Cat Hospital.
Washington Dog and Cat Hospital provides emergency and urgent veterinary care for cats and dogs during our regular clinic hours. It's always best to contact us in advance if you can, but we understand that in emergency situations that's not always possible.
If we are unable to fit your pet into our schedule, we recommend that you visit the after-hours emergency vet location shown above.
Our veterinarians see emergency cases during our regular business hours:
The following situations are examples of emergencies that require immediate care:
Our Los Angeles animal hospital is just like a human doctor's office—it can be unpredictable, and you may have to wait.
We cannot predict what cases we will see and when they will arrive. If possible, call ahead to find out whether we are able to provide emergency care for your dog or cat.
If we are unable to fit an emergency appointment into our vet's schedule we recommend that you visit the 24/7 animal emergency hospital detailed above.
Some veterinary emergencies require intensive overnight care. At Washington Dog and Cat Hospital we provide overnight care for animals in need.
While in our care, our dedicated team will treat your pet as if they were our own.
Our emergency veterinarians are mostly experienced with cats and dogs, but will see other small animals, such as birds and rodents, in serious situations.
Washington Dog and Cat Hospital is accepting new patients! Our experienced vets are passionate about the health of Los Angeles companion animals. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.