Pet Emergency Care

Our Edgewater animal hospital is equipped to offer emergency vet care (excludes thoracic surgery and orthopedic fractural repairs). If your pet needs emergency care, please call us first to check our availability or click below to schedule an appointment. We may instruct you to come directly to our hospital or to utilize the 24/7 emergency rooms.

Emergency Vet in Edgewater Chicago, IL

If your pet needs care after hours, we refer cases to MedVet Chicago and BluePearl Veterinary Partners. Common pet emergencies in Edgewater Chicago include severe bleeding, choking, inability to toilet, eye injuries, seizures, ingestion of poison and more. If you suspect to be having an emergency please call us.

It can be difficult to recognize the signs of an emergency, but if your pet exhibits any of the following, they need urgent care:

  • Blunt force trauma, such as from a car accident
  • Rapid breathing or difficulty inhaling
  • Change in body temperature
  • Seizures
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Lacerations and bleeding
  • Paralysis

For any questions about pet emergency care, please give us a call at (773) 262-5445, or refer to one of our emergency vet hospitals below.

Our emergency business hours are:
Monday – Friday: 8:00AM – 4:30PM
Saturday: 8:00AM – 12:00PM

MedVet Chicago

Open 24 Hours

3325 North California Ave
Chicago, IL 60618


BluePearl Specialty and Emergency Pet Hospital

Sun – Wed: 10AM – 10PM

820 W Frontage Rd
Northfield, IL 60093