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Emergency Veterinary Care

Our animal hospital is able to provide urgent and emergency veterinary care for Lethbridge pets during our regular clinic hours. 

Call Now: (403) 328-0028

Daytime Emergencies

Contact Park Pet Hospital

OPEN: Monday to Friday: 8:30AM to 5:30PM

Closed Weekends & Holidays

Call: (403) 328-0028


Contact Family Pet Hospital & 24-Hour Pet Emergency Center

OPEN: Evenings, Weekends & Holidays

Call: (403) 320-5200

What Are Veterinary Emergencies?

Here are some examples of emergencies that require immediate veterinary care:

  • Your pet has ingested something poisonous (such as antifreeze, xylitol, chocolate, rodent poison, etc.)
  • Severe bleeding or bleeding that won't stop 
  • Severe diarrhea or vomiting; 2+ episodes in 24-hours
  • Obvious signs of pain or extreme anxiety
  • Refusal to drink for 24 hours or more 
  • Unconsciousness
  • Choking, difficulty breathing or continuous coughing/gagging 
  • Blood in urine, or bleeding from mouth, nose or rectum
  • Fractured bones or severe lameness
  • Injuries to the eye(s)
  • Inability to urinate or pass feces, or pain associated with urinating or passing feces 
  • Heat stress or heatstroke Seizures and/or staggering

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