Emergency  Pet Care After Hours:

Animal Emergency & Referral Associates
1237 Bloomfield Avenue
Fairfield, NJ 07004
(973) 788-0500

Oradell Animal Hospital
530 Winters Avenue, Paramus
NJ 07652
(201) 262-0010

When to Seek Emergency Care for Your Dog or Cat:

The easiest answer as to whether you should seek emergency care for your pet is when you feel his or her medical condition is serious and cannot wait. However, we offer the following general situations to help you determine if you need to seek emergency care for your pet:

  • Difficulty breathing
  • Acute abdominal swelling
  • Electric shock
  • Excessive vomiting or diarrhea
  • Bleeding
  • Exhibits symptoms of heat stroke
  • Seizures
  • Sudden onset of weakness
  • High or low temperature (more than 104 or less than 100 degrees)
  • Unable to urinate or defecate