The Pet Hospital of Madison handles emergencies during our regular hospital hours and examines patients without delay. If your pet is in need of emergency care, please call us at (256) 232-2289 right away.

Symptoms of Pet Emergencies

If you witness any of these symptoms in your pet, we recommend you contact us immediately:

  • Labored breathing
  • Pale, white, or blue gums
  • Imbalance, circling, or dizziness
  • Loss of consciousness or collapsing
  • Inability to walk
  • Seizures
  • Extremely bloated abdomen
  • Crying out in pain or other signs of acute pain
  • Temperature under 99 degrees or over 104—normal temperature in pets is between 100.5 and 102.5 degrees.

After-Hours Emergency Care

The Pet Hospital of MadisonWhen The Pet Hospital of Madison is closed, we refer all emergency cases to:

Huntsville Veterinary Specialists & Emergency (HVSE)
800 Dr. Joseph E. Lowery Blvd. SW
Huntsville, AL 35801 
(256) 715-8389
Hours 6pm - 7am Every day and on Holidays

or

Animal Emergency Clinic of North Alabama
2112 Memorial Parkway SW
Huntsville, AL 35801  
(256) 533-7600

The Pet Hospital of Madison