At PET Inc. we offer high quality emergency services and specialty health care for your pet 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. In an event of an emergency, please bring your pet to us immediately. If you require assistance, please contact us at (907) 519-6588.
Signs of an Emergency
A medical emergency is a situation that may result in the serious disability, or sometimes death of your pet unless immediate help is received. In a life-or-death situation, a few minutes can make a difference.
Problems that require immediate care include:
Bleeding from the neck
Coughing up blood
Collapse or fainting
Diarrhea or vomiting for more than 24 hours (or blood in the stool or vomit)
Dry heaving/ unproductive retching
Eye swelling or injury
Falling more than a few feet
Hit by car or blunt object
Labor/ birth difficulty
Loss of consciousness
Neck/ back injury
Paralysis or lack of coordination
Poisoning such as antifreeze, rat poison, over the counter NSAIDs, household cleaners
Straining to urinate
Sudden belly pain
If you’re concerned about your pet, you should never feel embarrassed about calling a veterinarian. You know your pet best and if you notice your pet behaving in an unusual way, you may have picked up on a subtle sign of a real problem. To set your mind at ease, please call us at any time.