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Emergency Vet Care in Concord, NC

If your pet is having a health emergency any time during our regular business hours, contact us immediately at (704) 802-1005 so we can help. Even issues that might be minor should be assessed by a veterinarian just in case. Your pet’s health and safety are our highest priorities.

After-Hours Emergency Vets

For after-hours emergencies, seek treatment from one of the 24-hour referral hospitals listed below. You can call them or simply drive right over to seek treatment for your pet.

Carolina Veterinary Specialists
12117 Statesville Rd
Huntersville, NC 28078
704-949-1100

Open 24 hours

Charlotte Animal Referral and Emergency (CARE)
3726 Latrobe Drive
Charlotte, NC 28211
705-457-2300

Open 24 hours

When Should I Seek Emergency Care for My Pet?

Pet emergencies can be stressful and in the moment, it’s not always easy to clearly choose the right course of action. If you’re unsure, call our hospital or one of our referral hospitals for more information. You can also consider the following conditions/scenarios, which are common signs of an emergency:

  • Pet is having trouble breathing
  • Abdomen is distended (bloated) and feels hard to the touch
  • Pet is hemorrhaging or potentially has broken bones and/or internal damage
  • Severe weakness, collapse
  • Unable to stand, walk
  • Seizures
  • Is unable to urinate or pass stool
  • Protracted vomiting and/or diarrhea
  • Ingested a known or potentially toxic substance
  • Fell from a high place or suffered a collision with a vehicle
  • Has not eaten or had water in over 24 hours