Looking for an emergency vet in Hoquiam? The compassionate and experienced vets at Raintree Veterinary Center provide emergency and urgent veterinary care for cats and dogs during our regular clinic hours.
Contact Raintree Veterinary Center
OPEN: Monday - Friday, 7:30AM - 5:30PM
Call: (360) 532-1900
Contact Olympia Pet Emergency
OPEN: Evenings, Weekends & Holidays
Emergency Veterinary Services in Hoquiam
If your dog or cat is experiencing any symptoms or behaviors that give you cause for concern, contact our office right away, or the after-hours emergency animal hospital detailed above.
The reliable and compassionate team at Raintree Veterinary Center offers urgent veterinary care for pets in most emergency situations. 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, call the emergency vet hospital near Hoquiam listed above to let them know you are on the way.
- Follow Instructions Provided - When you call to let the emergency pet hospital know you are on your way, instructions may be given to help you apply first aid or make your pet more comfortable.
- Remain Calm - 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 Hoquiam veterinary clinic or the after-hours emergency veterinarian above.
If you have never been to our veterinary hospital, or have never had to deal with a pet emergency before you are bound to have questions.
Read through our most frequently asked questions below to learn more about bringing your dog or cat in for an emergency appointment at Raintree Veterinary Center.
- Do I need to call ahead?
Raintree Veterinary Center provides emergency and urgent veterinary care for cats and dogs during our regular clinic hours. It's always best to contact us in advance if you can, but we understand that in emergency situations that's not always possible.
If we are unable to fit your pet into our schedule, we recommend that you visit the after-hours emergency pet clinic shown above.
- When is your clinic open?
Our veterinarians see emergency cases during our regular business hours:
- Monday: 07:30 am - 05:30 pm
- Tuesday: 07:30 am - 05:30 pm
- Wednesday: 07:30 am - 05:30 pm
- Thursday: 07:30 am - 05:30 pm
- Friday: 07:30 am - 05:30 pm
- Saturday: Closed
- Sunday: Closed
- What situations require emergency veterinary care?
The following situations are examples of animal emergencies that require urgent 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
- How long will we have to wait to see the vet?
Our Hoquiam animal hospital 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 are able to provide emergency care for your dog or cat.
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.
- What happens if my pet needs to stay in the hospital?
Some pet emergencies require intensive overnight care. At Raintree Veterinary 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?
Our emergency veterinarians are primarily deal with cats and dogs.