Emergency

Emergency

No one looks forward to the day when their pet requires immediate attention, but Casco Bay Veterinary Hospital clients can rest assured that, should an emergency arise, their animal companions are in very capable hands. Our team is well-versed in urgent care and is here to help your best friend during regular business hours.

While we understand you may not always be in a position to call in advance, if you are able to do so it will help our staff be prepared for your pet’s arrival so the animal gets needed medical care that much sooner.

Signs your pet may need emergency care include:

  • Pale gums
  • Rapid breathing
  • Weak or rapid pulse
  • Change in body temperature
  • Difficulty standing
  • Apparent paralysis
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Seizures
  • Excessive bleeding

If your pet is displaying any of the above, either call us at (207) 761-8033 or bring him or her in to see us immediately. In the event that your pet’s experiences an emergency outside of our office hours, contact one of the clinics or organizations below: 

Maine Veterinary Medical Center https://www.mvmc.vet/

  • Phone: 207-885-1290
  • Address: 1500 technology Way, Scarborough, ME  04074

Portland Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care https://animalemergencyspecialtycare.com/

  • Phone: 207-878-3121
  • 739 Warren Avenue, Portland, ME  04103

ASPCA animal Poison Control Center, 24 Hour Emergency Veterinary Poison Hotline https://www.aspca.org/pet-care/animal-poison-control

  • Phone: 1-888-426-4435

Northern New England Poison Center https://www.nnepc.org/

  • Phone: 1-800-222-1222