Emergency and Critical Care 2018-09-12T22:12:02+00:00

Emergency Care

Experiencing an emergency? Call now: 888-830-8844

We are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. If you are on a smartphone you can tap the phone number above to call us right away. You can also find our location on Google Maps here. Or click this link to open up Google Maps, type your address and get instant directions to RegionalVet:

Directions to RegionalVet

Conveniently located in Turnersville, New Jersey, RegionalVet services the entire South Jersey and Philadelphia regions, including parts of Delaware.

About Our ER Facilities

The ER at RegionalVet is one of the region’s finest. Our hospital is set up with specific patient care areas for:

  • Triage
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Critical Care
  • Medical/Surgical Urgent Care
  • Radiology and Disease Control

Common Pet Emergencies

Common medical emergencies among pets include trauma injuries, ingestion dangers and unexplained symptoms such as:

Trauma Emergencies

Trauma involves accidents and environmental conditions.

  • Bite wounds
  • Broken bones
  • Burns
  • Distended abdomen
  • Hit by car
  • Excessive bleeding
  • Eye injuries
  • Heatstroke, frostbite
  • Trouble breathing, gagging, choking

Toxicities

Ingestion emergencies involve eating or drinking.

  • Chocolate, mushrooms, onions
  • House plants
  • Antifreeze
  • Insecticides
  • Rat poison
  • Cleaners
  • Pool chemicals
  • Medication
  • Coins
  • Bones

Symptoms of Emergencies

Unexplained symptoms can signal an emergency.

  • Disorientation
  • Appetite, behavior or stool changes
  • Coughing, sneezing, wheezing
  • Seizures
  • Urinary problems
  • Retching or vomiting
  • Whining, shaking or hiding
  • Weakness