After Hours : 03 5222-2139

Emergency Procedures

We provide you and your pets with in-hours emergency service for critical illness or injury. We hope your pet never needs us for an emergency however, common emergencies relate to car accidents, heart conditions, poisoning and a range of injuries.

Upon arrival, your pet will be assessed by one of our veterinarians. Emergencies will take priority over any scheduled appointments, and animals will be triaged upon arrival. We will aim to provide an estimate of the costs involved with your case, however, please be aware that with emergency procedures costs can vary depending on what services and treatments are required. Our veterinarians will keep you updated regularly during the course of your pet's stay in hospital. In some cases we may need to refer to a veterinary specialist centre or overnight emergency facility.

If your pet becomes unwell or injured outside of our normal business hours, please contact the Geelong Animal Emergency on 52222139. They are a dedicated out of hours emergency clinic staffed with both vets and nurses overnight on weeknights, and 24 hours over weekends and public holidays. They are located at 102 Fyans Street, South Geelong. 

Out of hours emergency contact details: Geelong Animal Emergency 52222139 Open from 6pm weeknights (closes at 9am weekdays), and open 24 hours on weekends and public holidays.