Emergency Veterinary Care

The vets at All Creatures Veterinary Hospital provide 24-hour emergency care 5 days a week and can refer pet owners to trusted area clinics on weekends. 

Monday to Friday, 24 Hours

Our vets at All Creatures Veterinary Hospital are here for your pet 24 hours a day from Monday to Friday in case of a veterinary emergency. On weekends, we refer to trusted area clinics for emergency care for both small animals and large animals. 

If your pet is experiencing a veterinary emergency on the weekend, please contact one of the emergency animal hospitals noted below.

Contact All Creatures Veterinary Hospital

24 hours a day, 5 days a week 

Call: (337) 365-9060

Weekend Veterinary Emergencies

Is your pet experiencing a veterinary emergency on Saturday or Sunday? Please contact one of these emergency veterinary hospitals:

Lafayette Veterinary Care Center

OPEN: Evenings, Weekends & Holidays

Call: (337) 984-7611


LSU — School of Veterinary Medicine

OPEN: Evenings, Weekends & Holidays

Call: (225) 578-9900


Acadiana Equine

OPEN: Evenings, Weekends & Holidays

Call: (337) 407-9555


What is a Veterinary Emergency?

The following situations are examples of emergencies that require immediate care at an emergency vet clinic:

  • Severe bleeding or bleeding that doesn't stop
  • Obvious signs of pain or extreme anxiety
  • Choking, difficulty breathing or continuous coughing/gagging
  • Fractured bones or severe lameness
  • Seizures and/or staggering
  • Bleeding from nose, mouth, rectum, or blood in urine
  • Inability to urinate or pass feces, or pain associated with urinating or passing feces
  • Severe vomiting or diarrhea; 2+ episodes in 24-hours
  • Injuries to the eye(s)
  • Your pet has ingested something poisonous (such as antifreeze, xylitol, chocolate, rodent poison, etc.)
  • Heat stress or heatstroke
  • Refusal to drink for 24 hours or more
  • Unconsciousness

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