No loving pet parent ever wants to imagine their cherished animal companion experiencing the need for emergency veterinary care. Unfortunately, accidents happen and sudden, unexpected illnesses occur. The best thing that you can do is be prepared ahead of time and know exactly who you can call in your time of need.

For after-hours emergencies, please contact Veterinary Emergency Services:

Weekdays: 5pm – 8am
Weekends: 24 Hours
3710 East Racine St,
Janesville, WI 53546
TEL: 608-314-3510

Some of the signs that your pet may need urgent medical care include:

  • Difficulty breathing
  • Choking
  • Ingestion of a toxic substance or foreign object
  • Swollen abdomen
  • Difficulty urinating
  • Vomiting or diarrhea that contains blood or lasts longer than 24 hours
  • Broken bones
  • Cuts, puncture wounds or lacerations
  • Traumatic injury, such as from a fall or being struck by a vehicle
  • Disorientation
  • Lameness
  • Convulsions/seizures
  • Unconsciousness

We always recommend calling ahead, prior to bringing your pet in, so our staff can be prepared to deliver the care necessary as quickly as possible. We are here to tackle any emergency that comes up during regular business hours. For afterhours emergencies, please call VES at: 608-314-3510. Partnering with VES ensures that our patients have access to incredible care 24/7 365 days a year.

Family emergencies can be frightening – including those that involve our animal family members. Let us take away some of the worry and provide you with the peace of mind of knowing that help is always just a phone call away. We’re here for you – whenever you need us.