OPEN: Monday - Friday: 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Saturday: 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
OPEN: Evenings, Weekends & Holidays
If your pet is experiencing any symptoms of showing any behaviors which are causing you concern, contact our pet hospital as soon as possible or one of the emergency after-hours hospitals listed above.
The compassionate and reliable veterinary team at Aptos-Creekside Pet Hospital offers quality veterinary care for pets in emergency situations. PEts are our passion and we take great pride in being able to provide your pet with the medical care they deserve when they need it most.
If your pet is experiencing a veterinary emergency, follow the steps below.
Read through our most frequently asked questions below to learn more about bringing your pet in for an emergency appointment at Aptos-Creekside Pet Hospital.
Aptos-Creekside Pet Hospital provides urgent and emergency care for dogs and cats throughout your regular business hours. It is always best to contact us ahead of time if you are able. But, we know that it isn't always possible to do so in an emergency situation.
If we are unable to fit your pet into our schedule, we recommend that you visit the after-hours emergency vet location shown above.
Our veterinarians see emergency cases during our regular business hours:
The following situations are examples of emergencies that require immediate care:
Our Santa Cruz County animal hospital is just like a human doctor's office—it can be unpredictable and you may have to wait.
We aren't able to predict what cases we will see and when they will arrive at our office. If it is possible, contact us ahead of time and find out whether or not we will be able to provide emergency care to your cat or dog.
If we are unable to fit an emergency appointment into our vet's schedule we recommend that you visit the 24/7 animal emergency hospital detailed above.
Some veterinary emergencies require intensive overnight care. At Aptos-Creekside Pet Hospital we provide overnight care for animals in need.
While in our care, our dedicated team will treat your pet as if they were our own.
Our veterinarians are mostly experienced with dogs and cats
Our emergency veterinarians are mostly experienced with cats and dogs, but will see other small animals, such as birds and rodents, in serious situations.
Aptos-Creekside Pet Hospital is accepting new patients! Our experienced vets are passionate about the health of Santa Cruz County companion animals. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.