Emergencies

In the event of an emergency during normal business hours, please call us as soon as possible.

Our doctors and staff are available to provide emergency medical care for your pet during our normal office hours. This allows our staff to assess your pet’s condition, prepare for your arrival and to provide prompt medical attention to you and your pet.

Normal Business Hours

If your pet needs emergency medical care outside of our regular business hours, please contact Chicago Veterinary Emergency Services.

After Business Hours

3123 N. Clybourn Avenue
Chicago, Illinois
Open 24 hours
Seven days a week
365 days a year

Zsa Zsa’s Paws For Thoughts

If you suspect an emergency, call us during our office hours. Go directly to the emergency clinic during after hours.

Examples of emergencies

  • Trauma
  • Shock
  • Difficulty breathing or swallowing
  • Not eating/drinking
  • Seizures, change in mental status/behavior
  • Severe lethargy
  • Cuts/bleeding (internal/external)
  • Pain or discomfort
  • Pale or discolored gums, tongue or skin
  • Hyperthermia or hypothermia
  • Abdominal distension or bloating
  • Fainting
  • Allergic reactions
  • Eye injuries
  • Toxins/poisons
  • Straining to urinate/defecate
  • Discolored or abnormal urination/defecation
  • Vomiting/diarrhea
  • Sudden collapse or weakness
  • Fractures/dislocations
  • Trouble giving birth
  • Paralysis
  • Any time you are in doubt!