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If you ever feel that your pet needs emergency treatment do not hesitate to call or come in immediately. If possible it is best to call before coming in so that a team member can advise you on the particular emergency.
We are also available for urgent care when the condition is not life-threatening. If you feel your pet needs to be seen before you are able to get an appointment, our veterinarians will work to "squeeze" you in between scheduled appointments. When you arrive, our receptionists will be able to give you an estimate on how long you may have to wait in order to be seen.
We provide emergency service during regular business hours (518) 283-1127
For after hours emergencies, please call or take your pet to:
Upstate Veterinary Specialties - 24 hr Emergency Care
152 Sparrowbush Road
Latham, NY 12110