Pet Emergencies

Pet Vet Services Miami

The Pet Emergency Room is always on the lookout for "new donors" -- dogs and cats, that is.  Founded in 2007, The Pet Emergency Room is a 24-hr veterinary emergency hospital with over 20-years of combined intensive care emergency veterinary services.  Our goal is to provide the very best in advanced diagnostics and pet care for your dog or cat. We are affiliated with Southeast Veterinary Referral Center which enhances the care we provide by involving specialists in the treatment [...]

Pet Vet Miami 24/7 Service

Often times, pet owners may dismiss symptoms or incidents that require immediate veterinary attention.  Here is a quick list to help your determine when to seek immediate veterinary care.  Hope your pets are always safe, but in case you need help - remember we are here for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days of the year. Severe bleeding or bleeding that doesn't stop within 5 minutes Choking, difficulty breathing or nonstop coughing and gagging Bleeding from nose, mouth, rectum, [...]

Cycad Sago Palm is extremely poisonous to both humans and animals if ingested. Pets are at particular risk since they seem to find the plant very palatable. Clinical symptoms of ingestion will develop within 12 hours and may include vomiting, diarrhea, weakness, seizures, liver failure, or hepatotoxicity characterized by icterus (yellow coloration), cirrhosis, and ascites (fluid in abdomen). The pet may appear bruised, have nose bleeds (epistaxis), melena (blood in the stool), hematochezia (bloody straining), and hemarthrosis (blood in the joints). [...]

June 1 marks the beginning of the hurricane season. Is you emergency preparedness plan ready? Planning for an emergency is never easy. And when it involves pets and emergency, SVRC and The Pet Emergency Room are ready to assist the local veterinary community with its emergency preparedness plans. Our state-of-the-arts pet emergency facility is fully equipped with emergency generators to ensure  uninterrupted services during South Florida's unpredictable hurricane season. Come tour our facility, give us a call or visit our website [...]

Because of the extreme heat and humidity, we are seeing more patients presenting with severe heat stroke. Please read the document below and share with your pet owning friends and neighbors. We want to prevent the risk of heat stroke in South Florida and the best way to address this crisis, is for pet owners to be informed about the risks. HEAT STROKE IN DOGS AND CATS The combination of high temperature, high humidity and poor ventilation can be fatal to [...]