Pet Emergency Services

Vancouver Emergency Vet Services Emergency Pet Care

Our pets are more than just that—they are extensions of our family. At Vancouver’s Salmon Creek Veterinary clinic, we recognize the unique relationship you share with your loved one—the one who nuzzles you with his nose, who cuddles in your lap and sleeps on top of your feet at night. We want you to enjoy that special friendship for as many years as possible. That’s why the Salmon Creek Veterinary staff provides Vancouver pet owners emergency vet services with the best, most compassionate care for your pet.

Unfortunately, even our furry friends can have medical emergencies requiring a trip to a local Vancouver animal hospital. During regular business hours, the Vancouver Emergency Vet team at Salmon Creek Veterinary clinic are here to help your pet through any medical emergency. Our hours for fall, winter and spring are Monday - Friday, 8:00am to 5:30pm. In summer, our hours are 8:00am to 6:30pm. Whenever possible, please call (360) 869-0661 prior to your arrival so we can be best prepared to treat your pet.

Outside of our regular business hours, you can reach the following animal hospitals in Vancouver for emergency vet services. We recommend them and know they will take excellent care of your pet.

If your pet experiences an emergency outside our normal business hours, we recommend the following Vancouver emergency vet hospital:

Columbia River Veterinary Specialists
6607 NE 84th St #109
Vancouver, WA 98665
(360) 694-3007

When Should I Seek Emergency Care for My Pet?

We recommend seeking emergency vet care from a local Vancouver animal hospital when your pet starts experiencing a medical condition that cannot wait. If you notice any of the following conditions, they might be indicators that you should seek medical intervention:

  • 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)
  • Inability to urinate or defecate

If you feel your pet is in need of emergency treatment, get in touch with our emergency vet services in Vancouver during our business hours at (360) 869-0661.