If your pet is experiencing an emergency or you have a medical question, please contact us directly. Click the buttons below to call each of our locations now.
You never need an appointment for an emergency, but if possible, please give us a call and let us know you are on your way. This will allow our team to be fully prepared for your arrival and can begin treating your pet right away.
What will happen when I arrive at CCVS for an emergency?
When you arrive at Cape Cod Veterinary Specialists for an emergency visit, our client care team will greet you at our reception desk to find out the nature of your pet’s emergency. After that, you will be met by a veterinary technician, who will examine your pet.
Our hospital operates much like a human emergency room, where patients are triaged and attended to by our emergency veterinary team according to level of urgency. You can rest assured that your pet will receive the best possible care from our emergency team, who are overseen by specialists who are board-certified in Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care.
Our Emergency and Critical Care Department Offers Expert Care in:
- Emergency Trauma Treatment
- Shock and Stabilization
- Mechanical Ventilation
- Blood Transfusions
- Digital X-Ray, Ultrasound, and other Diagnostic Imaging Techniques
- Pain Management
- Treatment of Ingestion of:
- Foreign Bodies
- Other Dangerous Substances
- Stabilization and Treatment of Complications Due to
- Chronic Illnesses, including Heart Disease or Other Cardiovascular Illnesses
- Kidney Diseases
- And More
Our veterinary emergency team includes board-certified specialists who offer advanced skills along with the knowledge and expertise that comes with decades of combined experience, all delivered with compassion, empathy and a true love for the animals we serve.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have made changes to our normal operations to keep you and our team members safe. Please visit our COVID-19 Response page for more information on what to expect when you visit our hospital for an emergency.
We have two convenient locations.
Cape Cod Veterinary Specialists is open for emergencies. We also proudly offer premier specialty veterinary care for your pet in close partnership with your referring veterinarian. Our specialists are board-certified in emergency & critical care, surgery, internal medicine, cardiology, and ophthalmology. Our hours are:
Mon – Fri: 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
(For specialty appointments and Lobby is open to pick-up medication refills, schedule appointments, and answer any questions)
Fri: 3:00 pm – 11:00 pm (FOR EMERGENCIES ONLY)
Sat & Sun: 7:00 am – 11:00 pm (FOR EMERGENCIES ONLY)