Emergency Care

Emergency Vet Services in St. Paul, MN

In an emergency situation, turn to St. Paul Pet Hospital for your pet’s care. We offer fast, experienced emergency vet services during our regular business hours.

Why Choose Us for Emergency Vet Care

  • Your pet will get care fast. We’ll quickly triage your pet to make sure they get the care they need right when they need it.
  • You’ll save on costs. By bringing your pet to us during our business hours, you likely won't pay as much as you might at a specialty emergency hospital.
  • You can count on us for quality follow-up care. As a family veterinarian, we’ll provide extensive follow-up care to make sure your pet is healing well even after they’ve left our building.
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When your pet needs urgent care, call (651) 789-6275, if possible, so we can prepare for your arrival.

What is A Pet Emergency?

Pet emergencies are not always obvious, so how can you tell your pet needs urgent care? We’ve gathered a list of some of the more common signs and circumstances that demand immediate veterinary care. If your pet has experienced any of these, bring your pet straight to our hospital:

  • Bleeding that won’t stop with compression
  • Bleeding from the eyes, ears, nose, or mouth
  • Vomiting/diarrhea for more than 24 hours
  • Blood in vomit, urine, or stool
  • Encounter with a wild animal (even if doesn’t appear your pet was wounded)
  • Difficulty or inability to urinate
  • Traumatic injury such as being hit by a car
  • Pressing head against the wall (indicates a neural problem)
  • Ingestion of a known toxin
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Chronic coughing
  • Seizures
  • No eating or drinking for 24 hours or more
  • Bloated abdomen that feels hard to the touch
  • Unable to walk or stand
  • Fever (ears and nose feel hot)
  • Eye injuries


If for any reason you’re concerned about your pet’s health, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us for guidance and reassurance at
(651) 789-6275.