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Emergency Veterinary Care

Wolfe Animal Hospital provides emergency and urgent veterinary care for cats and dogs. We are available for daytime emergencies and have weeknight availability after hours for established clients only.

Daytime & On-Call Emergency Veterinary Care

Our vets are here for your pet during our regular hours in case of an emergency. Due to staffing issues, we currently cannot provide after-hours emergency care. We hope this is temporary and will provide an update as soon as possible.

  • Monday:08:00 am - 05:30 pm
  • Tuesday:08:00 am - 05:30 pm
  • Wednesday:08:00 am - 05:30 pm
  • Thursday:08:00 am - 05:30 pm
  • Friday:08:00 am - 05:30 pm
  • Saturday:Closed
  • Sunday:Closed

After-Hours Emergency Care

Savannah Veterinary Emergency Clinic

Hours Open 24 hours

Phone (912) 355-6113

Address 335 Stephenson Ave
Savannah, GA

Weekend Emergency Care

Coastal Home Veterinary Services

Hours Open 09:00 am - 05:00 pm on Weekends

Phone (912) 850-4660

Address 208 Scranton Connector Suite 122
Brunswick, GA

Emergency Veterinary Services

Is your pet experiencing any behaviors or symptoms you are concerned about? Contact our office right away for daytime emergency care.

Our reliable and compassionate team at Wolfe Animal Hospital offers veterinary care for pets in most emergencies. Animals are our passion. We take pride in providing quality medical care when your pet needs it most.

Steps to Take In A Pet Emergency

If you are experiencing a veterinary emergency, follow the steps below.

  • Call Ahead If Possible - During regular business hours call us right away. After hours, established clients can call us. Our on-call veterinary assistant will help assess the situation, then consult our on-call veterinarian, who will provide after-hours care including hospitalization for emergencies.
  • Follow Instructions Provided - When you call to let our emergency care team know you are on your way, instructions may be provided to help you apply first aid or otherwise make your pet as comfortable as possible. Follow these instructions carefully.
  • Remain Calm - Remain calm and be extra careful around your pet. When an animal is in pain they often react negatively towards anyone trying to help and could bite or scratch.
  • Bring Your Pet In For Care - Do not put yourself at risk! Safely bring your pet to our regional veterinary center in Jesup.

Emergency Veterinary Care FAQs

Review our most frequently asked questions below to learn more about bringing your pet in for an emergency appointment at Wolfe Animal Hospital

  • How can I become a patient at Wolfe Animal Hospital?

    Start by contacting us to schedule your pet's first appointment, then review our Patient Information page and fill out our New Patient Form before your first visit.

  • Do I need to call ahead?

    Wolfe Animal Hospital provides emergency and urgent veterinary care for cats and dogs during our regular hospital hours, and after hours for established clients. It's always best to contact us in advance if you can, but we understand that in emergencies that's not always possible. 

  • When is your veterinary hospital open?

    Our veterinarians see emergency cases during our regular business hours and after hours for established clients only:

    • Monday:08:00 am - 05:30 pm
    • Tuesday:08:00 am - 05:30 pm
    • Wednesday:08:00 am - 05:30 pm
    • Thursday:08:00 am - 05:30 pm
    • Friday:08:00 am - 05:30 pm
    • Saturday:Closed
    • Sunday:Closed

  • What situations require emergency veterinary care?

    The following situations are examples of emergencies that require immediate care:

    • Severe bleeding or bleeding that doesn't stop
    • Obvious signs of pain or extreme anxiety
    • Choking, difficulty breathing, or continuous coughing/gagging
    • Fractured bones or severe lameness
    • Seizures and/or staggering
    • Bleeding from nose, mouth, rectum, or blood in the urine
    • Inability to urinate or pass feces, or pain associated with urinating or passing feces
    • Severe vomiting or diarrhea; 2+ episodes in 24-hours
    • Injuries to the eye(s)
    • Your pet has ingested something poisonous (such as antifreeze, xylitol, chocolate, rodent poison, etc.)
    • Heat stress or heatstroke
    • Refusal to drink for 24 hours or more
    • Unconsciousness
  • How long will we have to wait to see the vet?

    Our regional veterinary center in Jesup is just like a human doctor's office—it can be unpredictable and you may have to wait. 

    We cannot predict what cases we will see and when they will arrive. If possible, call ahead to find out whether we can provide emergency care for your dog or cat. 

    After hours, established clients will speak with our on-call veterinary assistant and coordinate with them so an on-call veterinarian can provide care.

  • What happens if my pet needs to stay in the hospital?

    Some veterinary emergencies require intensive overnight care. At Wolfe Animal 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.

  • What types of animals do you treat?

    We are the only veterinary hospital or emergency facility in the county or 30-mile radius. Our emergency veterinarians are mostly experienced with cats and dogs.

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New Patients Welcome

Wolfe Animal Hospital is accepting new patients! Our experienced vets are passionate about the health of Jesup companion animals. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.

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