If your pet is having an emergency right now…

  1. Call us 410-825-9100 to notify us that you are coming. We may recommend that your handle your pet in a certain way before or during transport to the hospital.
  2. If your pet ingested a poisonous substance: please call the Pet Poison Helpline. There is a fee for this service payable by credit card. Please also bring the package that contained the items ingested.
  3. If your pet is experiencing a gastrointestinal emergency, please bring a stool sample.
  4. Please bring your small pet (cat, bird, hamster, gerbil, reptile, rodent) in a carrier. Exotics should be kept as warm as possible by covering the carrier with a towel.
  5. If your pet cannot walk or be carried easily, please use a blanket or sheet as a stretcher. Our team will meet you to assist when you arrive.
  6. Please call the hospital if you are concerned about handling your pet safely.
  7. Please bring a list or bottles for all medication your pet is taking.