Emergency Services

We Are Equipped to Act as an Emergency Vet in San Ramon
Though San Ramon Veterinary Hospital is a general care facility and not specifically an emergency animal hospital, we do offer emergency and urgent care vet services. We are equipped to handle all manner of pet emergencies and we have staff and a veterinarian on duty six days a week. If you have a pet emergency in San Ramon, we are here to help you through it.

Emergency veterinarian in San Ramon CA If you think you need an emergency vet in San Ramon, feel free to bring your pet in immediately. Reasons your pet might need emergency care include:

  • Ingestion of toxins, poisons or foods like chocolate, onions and grapes.
  • Getting hit by a car or having another traumatic accident.
  • Suffering from heat stroke; or developing bloat.

If possible, we ask you to please call our staff before bringing your pet in, so we can evaluate your situation, give you first aid advice, and prepare our facility to deal with your pet emergency in San Ramon.

If your pet’s condition is urgent but not immediately life-threatening, we will do our best to see your pet as soon as possible. We can always find time to administer urgent care in between regularly scheduled appointments. You will be told how long you can expect to wait to see the vet when you arrive.

We have sufficient staff to process, monitor and care for emergency patients, and we have additional staff on call when necessary.

What to Do in Case of Emergency!
We rely on our detailed patient medical records to provide the level of emergency care your pet needs.

If you can, it is a good idea to keep a personal record of your pet’s health history and behavioral changes. The more information you can give us about your pet’s health, history and behavior, the better we will be able to manage your pet emergency in San Ramon.

If you do not have a detailed personal health history for your pet, give us as much information as you can about the details of your pet’s health and the reason for his emergency. Whatever information you can give us will be helpful.

As a state-of-the-art animal hospital, we are outfitted with all of the supplies and equipment required to diagnose and manage pet emergencies involving your pet’s cardiovascular, respiratory, metabolic and neurological systems. We can perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation, oxygen supplementation, and assisted respiration.

We are fully furnished and staffed to stabilize musculoskeletal injuries, perform emergency surgical procedures, and treat wounds. We are equipped to administer fluids, anesthesia, medications and anti-toxins.

Please consider San Ramon Veterinary Hospital when you need an emergency vet in San Ramon. We are here for you call 925-837-0526.