Cape Cod Veterinary Specialists

24/7 Emergency Care

We are available 24/7 to provide the highest level of emergency care at our Buzzards Bay location.

If your pet is experiencing an emergency, give us a call 24/7 at- Buzzards Bay: 508-759-5125

Scroll to bottom of page for temporary limited hours at Dennis: 508-398-7575

Veterinary Services

24/7 Emergency Care

At Cape Cod Veterinary Specialists, we know how scary an emergency can be with your pet. Our team is dedicated to making your visit with us as comfortable and we have a specialized, talented team of emergency veterinary professionals working 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, including holidays. If your dog or cat is in need of urgent care or emergency care, we are here to provide the highest level of compassionate care at any time of day or night. Note: Emergency services are offered for canines and felines ONLY, we do not provide emergency services for zoo/exotics.


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 the level of urgency. You can rest assured that your pet will receive the best possible care from our emergency team, which is 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
    • Poison
    • Other Dangerous Substances
  • Stabilization and Treatment of Complications Due to
    • Chronic Illnesses, including Heart Disease or Other Cardiovascular Illnesses
    • Diabetes
    • 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. Learn more about our emergency and critical care team here: