We're available for advice and to see our patients 24 hours a day. It is always a good idea to phone us first (or on route to the Hospital) in an emergency because we will be fully prepared for your pet's arrival. Sometimes, what you might think is an emergency can be solved at home or will simply require monitoring to see if symptoms progress.
Our regular First Aid evenings are an opportunity to find out how best to look after your poorly dog and of course some of the same rules apply to cats. We've put together a handy symptom checker (see below) to help you decide when you need to get to us urgently because it's an emergency and when a phone call will be a good starting point.