Urgent Care and Emergency Information in Chandler, AZ
Does your pet need emergency medical care? Call now for immediate assistance from our trained veterinary staff.
LifeCare Animal Hospital provides comprehensive treatment services and does have minimal availability for same day, urgent care appointments; however, we are not an emergency hospital. If your pet requires a service that we cannot provide, we’ll refer you to an appropriate 24-hour urgent care center. Please call our office and speak to a skilled technician to assess your pet’s needs.
After Hours Pet Emergencies
During business hours, we encourage you to call us before heading into the hospital so we can best assess your pet’s needs. Outside business hours, we recommend you contact the following emergency pet hospitals within the area.
|Arizona Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care Center|
|86 W Juniper Ave Suite 1|
Gilbert, AZ 85233
|(480) 497-0222||Visit Website|
|Animal Referral and Emergency Center of Arizona|
|1648 N Country Club Dr|
Mesa, AZ 85201
|(480) 898-0001||Visit Website|
What is considered a pet emergency?
In most cases, the following conditions are too risky to wait before seeking treatment:
- Injury from a traumatic accident or from an attack by another animal
- Prolonged diarrhea or vomiting that contains blood
- Collapse or loss of consciousness
- Difficulty breathing
- Swollen and or painful abdomen
- Foaming at the mouth
- Swallowing a foreign object
- Ingestion of a toxic object
- Difficulty urinating
LifeCare Tests & Diagnostics
During your pet’s stay, we provide the highest-quality care and attention. All hospitalized patients are kept in a specialized treatment area where they are closely monitored.
Our vet team is skilled in offering surgical, diagnostic, and medical care and work with compassion and efficiency to ensure a positive outcome.
LifeCare offers the latest diagnostics and testing for our urgent care patients, including:
- Blood analysis. A blood analysis can help us determine what is wrong with your dog or cat if they are experiencing an unknown illness or has ingested a toxic substance.
- Digital X-rays. X-rays help us determine what kind of internal injuries your pet might be experiencing.
- Surgery. Sometimes pets need to be brought into surgery to repair internal injuries.
- Broken bone setting. We set broken bones for animals to help them heal quickly and properly. Your pet's veterinarian will also help relieve your pet's pain during the healing process.
- Medication. Medicines may be necessary to help your pet recover from an illness. We keep a range of pet medicines on hand to ensure that your pet's needs are covered.
For more information or to book an appointment, please call our office.