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Emergency Veterinary Care at a Glance


Emergency Veterinary Services of Roanoke specializes exclusively in emergency and critical care for pets. For routine veterinary needs, we recommend consulting your regular veterinarian during their standard business hours.

Any concern about your pet’s health deserves prompt attention, emphasizing the importance of contacting your veterinarian.


What’s considered an emergency? Common Emergencies Include:

  • Severe bleeding or bleeding that doesn’t stop within 5 minutes
  • Choking, difficulty breathing or nonstop coughing and gagging
  • Bleeding from nose, mouth, rectum, coughing up blood, or blood in urine
  • Inability to urinate or pass feces (stool), or obvious pain associated with urinating or passing stool
  • Injuries to your pet’s eye(s)
  • You suspect or know your pet has eaten something poisonous (such as antifreeze, xylitol, chocolate, rodent poison, etc.)
  • Seizures and/or staggering
  • Fractured bones, severe lameness or inability to move leg(s)
  • Obvious signs of pain or extreme anxiety
  • Heat stress or heatstroke
  • Severe vomiting or diarrhea – more than 2 episodes in a 24-hour period, or either of these combined with obvious illness or any of the other problems listed here
  • Refusal to drink for 24 hours or more
  • Unconsciousness


The clinic’s capabilities include:

  • Inpatient critical care and monitoring
  • Outpatient medicine and surgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • Referral Consults
  • Internal Medicine Consults
  • Emergency Surgery
  • Imaging including x-ray and ultrasound
  • An on-site pharmacy and lab
  • Diagnostic equipment including BP monitors, ECG and pulse oximeters

Comprehensive Pet Care
When It Matters Most

Emergency Veterinary Services of Roanoke offers a range of critical care services, including inpatient care, outpatient medicine and surgery, ophthalmology, referral and internal medicine consults, emergency surgery, and advanced imaging. With a fully equipped on-site pharmacy, lab, and cutting-edge diagnostic tools, we are committed to providing immediate, expert attention to your pet’s urgent healthcare needs.

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Seamless Care, Tailored for Your Pet’s Arrival

Appointments are optional, your pet’s comfort isn’t.

Give us a heads-up! Call ahead to ensure prompt attention for your pet’s needs and allow us to prepare for their arrival.

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