During office hours, call us at 760-741-9999. Remember we are open 6 days a week except for occasional holidays.

If we are closed, there are two emergency clinics, both within 5 to 10 minutes of our hospital. See below for maps, phone numbers and links to first aid tips. For emergency and first aid information: the American Veterinary Medial Association emergency care page.

Veterinary Specialty Hospital

2055 Montiel Road San Marcos, CA 92069 (760) 466-0600 Their home page.

Animal Urgent Care & Specialty Group

2430-A South Escondido Blvd. Escondido, CA 92025 (760) 738-9600 

Note: Occupies back half of Elks lodge. Easiest to enter by driveway from W. Citracado.

Their home page: click on Emergency Info tab