Veterinary Emergency Care: When Every Minute Counts
West Texas Emergency Veterinary Clinic is a full-service veterinary hospital in the
Permian Basin that treats emergencies and critical care pet situations.
Veterinary Emergency care is a branch of veterinary medicine that focuses on animals who are experiencing a serious medical situation that can potentially be helped. The idea of critical care can be scary for pet owners. But veterinary emergency care specialists are trained to quickly identify and treat life-threatening situations and ensure that your pet is stabilized and receives the necessary treatment and support to continue life-saving efforts.
When should a pet receives Emergency care?
West Texas Emergency Vet is a 24/7 animal hospital providing advanced emergency, surgery, and diagnostic care for pets in need. We serve the Permian Basin area with highly trained veterinarians and dedicated staff members who are skilled in the latest veterinary technology and techniques. We love our patients, so when emergencies arise, we are here to help you through those experiences as best we can.
We have a strong commitment to pet wellness. This includes thorough training and continuing education on the most up to date animal care available.
We offer everything from routine and advanced emergency surgeries, including:
- Foreign body removal/ingested substance removal
- Exploratory/Diagnostic surgery
- Wound repair (lacerations, bite wounds, burn injuries, etc.
- Emergency C-sections
- Stomach torsion correction (to treat canine bloat)
- Bladder and intestinal surgery
- Emergency mass/tumor removal
We follow extremely strict protocols to ensure minimal risk for all our patients. Evaluating every pet prior to surgery looking for issues that may cause complications when put under anesthesia. We constantly monitor the vital signs and level of anesthesia of your pet to keep them safe during all surgical procedures. Managing your pet's pain to keep them comfortable during their recovering is a top priority.
Overnight Hospitalization and Care
In the unfortunate event that your pet is hospitalized, we are open 24/7. You can be assured we will give your pet the very best care available and our expert team members will be there with your pet every step of the way.
A pet ICU is a specialized and separate area within our practice that is equipped with life-supporting technology and other essentials. Pets in an ICU are extremely ill or recovering from trauma or surgery, so it’s crucial that they be sheltered from other pets in a sterile, calm environment.
Our Critical Care Units provide specialized, round-the-clock care for your pet. We’re equipped with a team of professional veterinarians and technicians trained in the critical care of animal medical conditions. Because pets suffering from serious illnesses or injuries require constant supervision it is critical that this kind of attention and experience be available to them 24/7.
Advanced monitoring and therapy measures might include:
- Blood pressure monitoring
- IV fluid therapy
- Medication Distribution
- Oxygen support
- Diet and nutritional support
- Pain regulation
Is Your Pet Sick?
West Texas Emergency Veterinary Clinic is the right clinic for you and your pet when unexpected situations arise. With over 25 years of experience, you can trust that they are safe in our hands. We are committed to providing quality emergency veterinary care throughout the life of your pet. When it comes to the health of your pet, don't wait. Contact us today to ensure your pet receives the best care available.
Why Choose Us?
In the event of an emergency, every pet owner wants to ensure their beloved animal companion receives the best possible care. That's why West Texas Emergency Veterinary Clinic is the right choice when accidents or illness strike. With over 25 years of experience, our team is committed to providing quality care for all pets that come through our doors. We understand how stressful it can be to see your pet in pain, and we'll do everything we can to ease their discomfort and help them on the road to recovery. Contact us today to learn more about our services or to schedule an appointment. Your pet's health is always our top priority.
The Permian Basin's Best Resource for Emergency Pet Care
Our in-house diagnostics and services enable us to treat both life-threatening and less urgent conditions for pets, guaranteeing the best care with a fast turnaround time.
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Our professional and courteous staff seeks to provide the best possible medical, surgical and dental care for our highly-valued patients.