What is An Emergency?

Seizuring, fainting, collapsing, or weakness

Restlessness or crying

Any eye injury, no matter how mild or recent

Sudden blindness

Vomiting or diarrhea for more than two days or more than once an hour

Allergic reaction, such as swelling in the face, hives, or facial swelling

Any suspected poisoning, including antifreeze, rodent or snail bait, or human medication

Thermal stress- too cold or too hot, even if the pet has recovered

Any wound or laceration that is open or bleeding

Animal bites of any kind, wild or domestic

Trauma, including hit by car and falls, even if the pet seems fine

Any respiratory problems including chronic coughing or labored breathing

Straining to urinate or defecate

A bloated, distended, or painful abdomen

Broken bones

Staggering, stumbling, or head-tilt

Bruising or bleeding

Dilated pupils

Inability to deliver puppies or kittens


Loss of appetite, weight loss

Loss of consciousness

If you have an emergency, or question whether or not your pet needs to be examined by a veterinarian, don't email- CALL (614) 476-0000. Don't hesitate to call us with questions, we are here to help!

Other 24-Hour Care Facilities

MedVet Worthington

300 E Wilson Bridge Rd, Worthington, OH 43085

(614) 846-5800

MedVet Hilliard

5230 Renner Rd, Columbus, OH 43228
(614) 870-0480

OSU Veterinary Hospital

601 Vernon L Tharp St, Columbus, OH 43210
(614) 292-3551


Diley Hill Animal Emergency Center
(614) 829-6444
9695 Basil Western Rd.
Canal Winchester, OH 43110

Diley Hill Animal Emergency Center is the emergency clinic within our family of

They provide specialized emergency care, diagnostics and surgery 24 hours a day.

Easton Animal Hospital