If your pet is experiencing a veterinary emergency or requires urgent care, contact one of our trusted veterinary emergency clinics below.
If you are concerned about any symptoms or behaviors your pet is displaying, contact our veterinary hospital immediately. If an emergency happens outside our clinic ours, contact one of the emergency locations above.
Our knowledgeable and experienced veterinary team at Jacksonville provides care in many emergency situations. The health of pets is our top priority and we offer the best care when they need it the most.
If you are experiencing a veterinary emergency, follow the steps below.
Read through our most frequently asked questions below to learn more about bringing your pet in for an emergency appointment at Pet Doctors of America.
Pet Doctors of America can provide urgent and emergency veterinary care for Jacksonville pets during regular office hours. It is best to call ahead if you can. We understand that in emergency situations, this may not be possible.
If we are unable to fit your pet into our schedule, we recommend that you visit the after-hours emergency vet location shown above.
Our veterinarians see emergency cases during our regular business hours:
Pet Doctors of America - Beach Boulevard
Pet Doctors of America - 3rd Street South
The following situations are examples of emergencies that require immediate care:
Our Jacksonville animal hospital is just like a human doctor's office—it can be unpredictable and you may have to wait.
We cannot predict what cases we will see and when they will arrive. If possible, call ahead to find out whether we are able to provide emergency care for your dog or cat.
If we are unable to fit an emergency appointment into our vet's schedule we recommend that you visit the 24/7 animal emergency hospital detailed above.
Some veterinary emergencies require intensive overnight care. In some instances we are able to provide overnight care for non-critical patients. For those needing more intensive care/observation, we will send the patient to one of the local emergency facilities.
Our emergency veterinarians are mostly experienced with cats and dogs, but will also see small mammals and reptiles.
Pet Doctors of America is accepting new patients! Our experienced vets are passionate about the health of Jacksonville companion animals. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.