Emergency and Urgent Pet Care

Emergency and Urgent Care

Companion Animal Hospital of Vernon Hills can undertake emergency pet services during our opening hours. We make Emergency Vet Care needs in Vernon Hills, IL a priority. If possible, we ask that you call our hospital at (847) 821-6189 in advance so our team can prepare for your arrival.

If you’re unsure whether your pet needs emergency vet care, don’t hesitate to call. Here are a few indications of a pet health emergency:

  • Difficulty breathing
  • Blood in stool/vomit
  • Inability to walk or stand
  • Possible broken bones
  • Bite wounds
  • Excessive bleeding
  • Ingestion of poison or toxic plants/foods
  • Choking
  • Foaming at the mouth
  • Heatstroke/elevated temperature
  • Irregular or rapid heartbeat
  • Seizures
  • Loss of consciousness

ASPCA Poison Control: (888) 426-4435


When your pet has an emergency medical need after-hours, we ask that you take your pet to one of the emergency vet clinic facilities listed below.

Veterinary Emergency Group 24/7 Cats/Dogs/Pocket Pets/Birds and Exotics

(847) 754-3996
43 McHenry Rd.
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

Veterinary Specialty Center

(847) 459-7535
2051 Waukegan Rd
Bannockburn, IL 60015

BluePearl Pet Hospital
(847) 564-5775
820 W Frontage Rd.,
Northfield, IL 60093

Midwest Bird and Exotic Animal Hospital
(708) 453-8181
7510 W North Ave.,
Elmwood Park, IL, 60707

Emergency Pet Care Near You

For emergency pet services, call us at (847) 821-6189 or contact us today.