Elmhurst Animal Care Center Provides Emergency Veterinary Care

Pet emergencies can happen at any moment, and when they do, you can count on us for help. Our hospital is equipped to provide critical and emergency care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Please call our after-hours emergency line at (630) 337-3070 to connect directly with our on-call veterinarian.

Signs of a Veterinary Emergency

If your pet is experiencing any of the following medical emergencies, please contact us immediately:

  • Severe bleeding
  • Difficulty breathing/shortness of breath
  • Inability to urinate or pass feces
  • An eye injury
  • Ingestion of a poison
  • A fractured or broken bone
  • Severe diarrhea or vomiting
  • Increase or decrease in appetite or thirst
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Injuries from a dog fight
  • Injuries from a car accident

On-Call Emergency Veterinarian

For after-hours emergencies, please contact us at (630) 337-3070 to receive a no-cost phone consultation and to connect directly with our on-call veterinarian. If necessary, our emergency veterinarian will meet with you to provide emergency medical treatment.

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Walk-ins Welcome!

We accept walk-ins during our Doctor's Hours to meet your busy lifestyle. If you’d prefer to make an appointment, we offer those too!

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News & Events

Mystic Market & Halloween Party!

Join us for an afternoon of relaxation and magic, visit the Mystic Market & Halloween Party benefiting Magnificent Mutts Rescue & Sacred Space Animal Sanctuary and Rescue. Check out the Facebook event HERE.

Check out our Preventative Care Plans!


Keep your pet healthy all year round, save money and get peace of mind! Read more about our Preventative Care Plans HERE.

Celebrating 20 Years!

A huge THANK YOU to our practice manager, Leslie Shibovich, who celebrates her 20 year anniversary this fall!

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