Emergency Services

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When You Unexpectedly Need Us, We Are Here to Help!

During office hours, the staff at All Creatures Great and Small has the training, resources and experience to treat a wide range of emergency medical conditions. You’ll find our veterinarians and staff to be skilled and compassionate as they tend to your pet’s health and keep you comfortable in a stressful situation.

Reasons to call us or have your pet visit us immediately:

  • Difficulty breathing
  • Uncontrolled or excessive bleeding
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Excessive vomiting or diarrhea
  • Appearance of broken bone
  • Object stuck in throat
  • Seizures
  • Ingestion of toxic substance such as antifreeze, rat poison, pesticides, household cleansers or medication that wasn’t prescribed for the pet
  • Difficulty urinating or defecating
  • Sudden collapse or inability to stand up
  • Disorientation
  • Injury to eyes and/or sudden blindness
  • Heatstroke
  • High or Low temperatures (more than 104 or less than 100)
  • Tender, swollen abdomen—accompanied by gagging and attempts to vomit

We can be reached at 973-227-2289 if your pet is experiencing any of the above symptoms.

After Hours Emergencies:

Pet emergencies can happen anytime and anywhere. If you have a veterinary emergency that occurs when our hospital is closed, please contact or bring your pet to:

Animal Emergency & Referral Associates- AERA
1237 Bloomfield Avenue
Fairfield, NJ 07004
973-788-0500