What to do in a Pet Emergency

  1. Stay Calm!
  2. Call 828-328-6697
  3. Know how to get to VRHOH
  4. Be prepared with helpful information:
    • Species/Breed/Weight/ Age
    • Details of entering complaint
    • Details of any changes in pet's lifestyle, how long it has been going on
    • List of medications your pet is currently taking
    • If pet consumed poison/ household chemical or human medication - bring in the container of the product with you to the hospital.
  5. Be cautious! Pets may be scared and can bite when ill or injured!