Metro Atlanta Pet Emergency and Critical Care Services

Emergency Veterinary Care in Roswell

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When your pet is sick or injured, they deserve the best care available. Animal Emergency Center of North Fulton in Roswell provides compassionate, high-quality treatment from a team of experienced medical professionals. It's the hospital's number one priority to provide you and your pet with advanced veterinary medicine, all within a caring and warm atmosphere.

We understand that a veterinary medical emergency can be a frightening experience for you and your pet. That is why we also prioritize your involvement throughout the medical process. Your veterinarian will make sure you have all the information you need to make the right decision for your pet's health, while providing status updates to minimize your stress and worry. Additionally, we encourage you to visit your pet during his or her stay because the love and affection that you both share can help speed up the recovery process.

When You Should Seek Emergency Veterinary Care

If you feel that your pet is experiencing an emergency, don't delay bringing them to the hospital. Prompt veterinary care gives your pet the best chance of a successful outcome and recovery. You should always seek veterinary emergency care if your pet is:

  • Hit by a car
  • Injured by a fall
  • Unconscious or unresponsive
  • Foaming at the mouth
  • Unable to urinate
  • Showing blue, purple or pale gums
  • Coughing excessively
  • Bleeding
  • Exhibiting vomiting or diarrhea
  • In respiratory distress (difficulty breathing)
  • Having seizures

If you believe your pet has ingested a toxic substance or medication, please contact us immediately.

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What to Expect at Animal Emergency Center of North Fulton

When you and your pet arrive at the veterinary emergency hospital in Roswell, you will be greeted by a technician who will triage your pet, collect a history, and obtain your pet's vital signs. The attending veterinarian will perform a thorough examination of your pet. After the examination, the veterinarian will discuss your pet's medical condition with you and will provide an assessment of diagnostic and treatment options and costs. Together, you will agree to a treatment plan for your pet.

Whether your pet has a minor or major medical problem, we provide him or her with the best possible care. We are devoted to providing a caring environment and will treat you and your pet with dignity, kindness and respect.

Follow-Up Care

Your primary care veterinarian will receive a faxed copy of your pet's medical records. Upon discharge, if your pet requires further care, you should take your pet directly to your veterinarian. Our doctor will personally call your veterinarian to ensure they are fully informed of your pet's medical condition and progress. All clients are expected to return to their primary care veterinarian for follow-up treatment.