Veterinary Urgent Care

Urgent Care

What is Urgent Care?

Our Urgent Care services are here to fill the gap between primary veterinary care, and life-threatening emergency care. If your pet needs urgent care, please give us a call at (816) 587-3300

Examples of Urgent Care

  • Wounds or Lacerations
  • Ear or Eye Infection
  • Vomiting or Diarrhea
  • Limping/Pain
  • Fleas or Worms
  • Allergies or Skin Problems
  • Toxin Ingestion
  • Paw or Nail issue
  • Lethargy
  • Urinary Problem/Accidents in the house
  • Abscess
  • Coughing/Sneezing
  • Anal gland – scooting, licking
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Hives/Swelling Reactions
  • Bad Breath
  • Fever
  • Constipation

What if I am experiencing an emergency?

Picture Hills Pet Hospital is also equipped as a walk-in emergency hospital. If you are experiencing an emergency, please call ahead so we can prepare for your emergency case.

Examples of Emergency Care

  • Dry heaving or possible bloating
  • Difficulty breathing or choking
  • Difficulty giving birth
  • Fall from height
  • Foreign body
  • Serious Trauma (Hit by car)
  • Repeated seizures
  • Not eating or drinking for 2+ days
  • Unconscious or collapse

If you have any questions about our urgent care services or if your pet’s symptoms qualify, please contact us at (816) 587-3300.