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Emergency Vet Services for Dogs and Cats in Abilene, TX

If your pet is experiencing an emergency during our business hours, contact Dearing Veterinary Clinic immediately at (325) 698-3090. Our experienced veterinary team will provide guidance on what to do next based on your pet’s needs.

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Common Pet Emergencies

Do any of the following emergency scenarios apply to your pet? Contact us at (325) 698-3090, or contact the emergency referral vet shown below.

  • Difficulty breathing (panting, choking, wheezing)
  • Severe bleeding from a wound or the nose, mouth, or ears
  • Vomiting/diarrhea for over 24 hours
  • Straining or unable to pass stool or urine
  • Acting lethargic or disoriented
  • Symptoms of severe pain (moving slowly, shaking, sleeping more than usual, loss of appetite, flinching/crying when touched)
  • Hasn’t had food or water in over 24 hours
  • Any injury sustained to one or both eyes
  • Blood in stool or vomit
  • Limping, possible broken bones
  • Burns, lacerations, or puncture wounds
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Hit by a car
  • Ate a toxin (pills, household chemicals, chocolate, etc.)
  • Attacked by a wild animal or another pet

A pet emergency can range from subtle to severe, but please always contact Dearing Veterinary Clinic immediately if you have concerns about your companion’s health. Our knowledgeable team will do everything to help and see that your pet receives the care they need.

Our Recommended After-Hours Emergency Vet

Our Recommended After-Hours Emergency Vet

If your pet is having an after-hours emergency, please contact Emergency Veterinary Clinic in Abilene, TX.