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Old Town Animal Care Center

Emergency Care in Old Town, IL

We hope that your pet never has to see an emergency vet, but if the unexpected happens, they’ll be our highest priority and receive the urgent care they need here in Old Town. Our experienced veterinarians and technicians are trained to handle a wide variety of cases in even the most stressful situations, and will always keep you informed of your pet’s condition. Whether your pet is vomiting, wounded, or has a high fever, we insist that you call us right away at (312) 428-2571 so we can help.

Our Referral Animal Emergency Hospital

For emergencies that take place when our office is closed, you can take your pet to Veterinary Emergency Group (VEG). They provide 24-hour animal emergency care to their patients and are well prepared to handle urgent cases. See their contact information below.

Conditions That Require Prompt Medical Attention

  • Allergic reactions

  • Bite wounds

  • Continuous bleeding

  • Labored breathing

  • Irregular or rapid heart rate

  • Diarrhea

  • Constipation or inability to urinate

  • Trouble standing/walking

  • Ingestion of a poisonous plant or toxic food/substance

  • Lameness

  • Lethargy

  • Lacerations

  • Any traumatic injury

  • Heatstroke

  • Gagging/choking