Veterinary Urgent Care

Pet Urgent Care

Picture Hills Pet Hospital offers quality urgent care during regular business hours.

If your pet needs urgent care, please give us a call at (816) 587-3300

Urgent Care Hours

  • Monday – Friday: 8am – 6pm
  • Saturday & Sunday: Closed

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.

Additional Resources

If your pet has an emergency outside of our business hours, we recommend the following veterinary hospital(s):

MU Veterinary Center

8141 N Oak Trafficway,
Kansas City, MO 64118

(816) 455-5430


Monday: 6pm – 8pm
Tuesday: 6pm – 12am
Wednesday: 6pm – 12am
Thursday: Closed
Friday: 6pm – 12am
Saturday: Open 24 hours
Sunday: 12am – 8pm

Blue Pearl Overland Park

139 NE 91 St, Kansas City,
MO 64155

(816) 759-5016


Monday: 8am – 12am
Tuesday: 8am – 12pm
Wednesday: 8am – 5pm
Thursday: 8am – 5pm
Friday: 8am – 12am
Saturday: 8am – 12am
Sunday: 8am – 12am

If you think your pet has eaten something poisonous:

Call us at (843) 272-8121 immediately! If after hours, contact the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center’s 24-hour hotline at (888) 426-4435. Trained toxicologists will consider the age and health of your pet, what was ingested, and then make a recommendation about what action should be taken.