Our veterinary ER hospital is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, including holidays. If your dog or cat is injured or in need of urgent care or emergency care, our experienced staff is here to help at any time.
You never need an appointment, but if possible, please call us at 508-759-5125 (for Buzzards Bay) or 508-38-7575 (for Dennis) and let us know that you are on your way so we can make sure our team is ready for your arrival and can begin treating your pet immediately.
The Cape Cod Veterinary Specialists team offers the expertise you can trust for your best friend.
What will happen when I arrive at CCVS for an emergency?
When you arrive at CCVS for an emergency visit, your pet will be examined by our highly skilled emergency critical care team. Our hospital operates much like a human emergency room: patients are triaged by a veterinary technician and are attended to according to urgency.
Our emergency department is staffed at all times by highly trained and well-qualified veterinary health professionals, including specialists board-certified in Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care. The Cape Cod Veterinary Specialists team offers expert care in:
- Emergency trauma treatment
- Shock & stabilization
- Mechanical ventilation
- Blood transfusion
- Digital X-ray, ultrasound & other diagnostic imaging techniques
- Fracture treatment
- Pain management
- Treatment of ingestion of foreign bodies, poison or other dangerous substances
- Stabilization and treatment of complications due to chronic illnesses including heart disease or other cardiovascular illness, diabetes, kidney disease 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:
Learn more about board-certified specialists, like the ones you’ll meet here at CCVS.