Pet Emergency Services

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The doctors at Gasow Veterinary Hospital understand medical emergencies for a beloved pet can and often do happen outside of normal business hours. During our regular business hours, our medical staff and resources are available to help you with any emergency your pet experiences. If possible, please call (248) 644-7171 in advance so we can prepare for your arrival.

To best meet your pet's needs, a member of our medical team is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to answer your questions when your pet is experiencing a health problem.

Should your pet need to be seen by a doctor after hours, we refer our clients to the following emergency facilities:

Oakland Veterinary Emergency Group
1400 Old South Telegraph Road
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302
(248) 334-6877

Veterinary Emergency Service East
28223 John R
Madison Heights, MI 48071
(248) 547-4677

Signs Your Pet Needs Emergency Care

The best indication you should seek emergency care for your pet is when you feel his or her medical condition is serious and cannot wait. However, the following general situations should 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)
  • Inability to urinate or defecate


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