Emergency Care

Here when you need us most.


Emergencies can happen at any hour of the day or night.

During our regular office hours, we are fully prepared to handle any medical emergency your pet may encounter. Outside of our business hours please call 913-262-1600. If we are in the hospital we will gladly see your pet. We partner with 2 local veterinary emergency centers for times when we are unavailable.

How do I know if my pet should be seen?
Be sure to look for any of the following. If you are unsure, please give us a call immediately.
  • Choking, difficulty breathing or nonstop coughing or gagging
  • Severe bleeding or bleeding that doesn’t stop within 5 minutes
  • Hit by car
  • Bite wounds
  • Seizure activity
  • Severe vomiting or diarrhea
  • Inability to urinate or defecate (poop)
  • Bloated abdomen or dry heaving
  • Eye injuries
  • Over heating or heat stroke
  • Toxin ingestion
  • Snake bite
  • Allergic reaction (facial swelling, hives)
  • Lameness or not walking
  • Trouble giving birth

Experiencing an after-hours emergency?

Please contact one of our emergency partners hospitals below immediately.

Blue Pearl Emergency Animal Hospital

Locations in:

Lee’s Summit – 816.554.4990
Kansas City – 816.759.5016
Overland Park – 913.642.9563

Mission Animal Referral and Emergency Center

5914 Johnson Drive
Mission, KS 66202

(913) 722-5566

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We proudly serve the pets Westwood, KS and beyond.

We're a full service, state of the art animal hospital located in Westwood and serving the surrounding Kansas City area.


4755 Rainbow Blvd
Westwood, KS 66205

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Mon – Fri: 7 am – 7 pm
Sat: 8am – 5 pm
Wed: Closed from 12:30-2:00 pm

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