After-Hours Pet Care

Emergency Care If your pet needs emergency care when our hospital is closed, we will refer you to one of these respected animal care institutions:

Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital
20 Cabot Rd.
Woburn, MA 01801
(781) 932-5802

Blue Pearl Specialty and Emergency Medicine for Pets
180 Bear Hill Rd.
Waltham, MA 02451
(781) 684-8387

MSPCA – Angell West
293 Second Ave
Waltham, MA 02451
781-902-8400

The easiest answer as to whether you should seek emergency care for a pet is when you feel his or her medical condition is serious and cannot wait. However, the following general situations should help you determine if you need to seek out emergency care for your pet:

  • Difficulty breathing
  • Acute abdominal swelling
  • Electric shock
  • Excessive vomiting or diarrhea
  • Excessive bleeding
  • Exhibits symptoms of heat stroke
  • Repetitive and prolonged seizures
  • Snake bites
  • High or low temperature (more than 104 or less than 100 degrees)
  • Unable to urinate or defecate
Monday
9am-8pm
Tuesday
8am–8pm
Wednesday-Friday
8am-5pm
Saturday
9am–1pm