Emergency Situations Include:

If circumstances permit, please try to call ahead at 208.888.0818 so that we may prepare for your arrival.

Ingestion

If your pet has eaten any of the following substances, please contact us immediately!  

  • Chocolate

  • Mushrooms

  • Onions

  • Grapes/Raisins

  • Household plants

    • Lilies, Tulips, Poinsettia, etc.

  • Antifreeze

  • Insecticides

  • Rat poison

  • Alcohol

  • Household cleansers

  • Pool chemicals

  • Human medication

  • Bones

  • Pennies

  • Other foreign objects or excessive amounts of food or garbage.

Trauma

  • Bite wounds

  • Broken bones

  • Burns

  • Distended abdomen

  • Hit by car

  • Excessive bleeding

  • Eye injuries

  • Heatstroke, frostbite

  • Inability to walk

  • Sudden collapse

  • Trouble breathing / Gagging / Choking

Disease and Illness

  • Coughing, sneezing, or difficulty breathing

  • Changes in behavior, appetite, or stools

  • Bumping into things, becoming disoriented

  • Allergic reactions, including swelling, rashes, or itching

  • Inability/straining to urinate

  • Pregnant animals that have gone more than 3-4 hours between delivering

  • First time seizure, seizures lasting more than 3 minutes, or multiple seizures

  • Signs of pain such as whining, shaking, hiding, or dull behavior

  • Vomiting blood/passing blood in the stool or urine

  • Diabetic animals refusing food