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Making the choice to become a veterinarian and enter into a profession defined by serving the health needs of companion animals comes with many responsibilities. Most notably, ensuring our clients' pets receive the medical care they need is more than just a 9-to-5 job.

We understand that emergencies can happen at any hour and when they do; our clients rely on us to be available and ensure they receive timely emergency care. During our regular office hours, Pet's Friend Animal Clinic is fully prepared to handle any medical emergency your pet may encounter.

Once your pet's condition is stabilized, our advanced diagnostics, expertise in internal medicine, modern surgical suite, and all of the resources of our hospital are available for the care of your pet. In order to provide 24 hour/ 7 days per week coverage to our clients, we partner with a local veterinary emergency center. Not only do they provide after-hours coverage, but our partnership ensures that there is an open line of communication between our two facilities so there is continuity of care for your beloved pet.

For after-hours emergency care:

Sage Centers for Veterinary Specialty & Emergency Care
    (408) 343-7243
    907 Dell Avenue, Campbell

United Veterinary Specialty & Emergency

    (408) 371-6252
    905 Dell Avenue, Campbell

    South Peninsula
    (650) 494-1461
    3045 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto

What to Do in an Emergency

  • Remain calm.
  • Phone your veterinarian.
  • Do NOT attempt home remedies.
  • Discuss the emergency with the staff on duty.
  • Be cautious when handling injured animals. Animals in pain often bite.
  • Be sure you know how to get to the hospital.

When Should I Seek Emergency Care?

  • Difficulty breathing
  • Acute abdominal swelling
  • Electric shock
  • Excessive vomiting or diarrhea
  • Excessive bleeding
  • Exhibits symptoms of heat stroke
  • Repetitive and prolonged seizures
  • Snake bites
  • High or low temperature (more than 104 or less than 100 degrees)
  • Unable to urinate or defecate

Exclusive Offer

Special Welcome Offer To New Clients SAVE 15% off Veterinary Exam

Applies to pet exam fee for first-time clients. Call us at (408) 739-2688 to schedule an appointment.

We Support Humane Society and Rescue Group Adoptions
COURTESY (free) Health Exam Tuesday - Friday (by appointment only)

Available to adopted pets from Silicon Valley Humane Society or 501c Rescue Groups within 14 days of adoption. 

Adoption documents required for courtesy exam.

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Office Hours

Monday7:30 AM6:00 PM
Tuesday7:30 AM6:00 PM
Wednesday7:30 AM6:00 PM
Thursday7:30 AM6:00 PM
Friday7:30 AM6:00 PM
Saturday8:30 AM4:00 PM
Day Open Closed
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
7:30 AM 7:30 AM 7:30 AM 7:30 AM 7:30 AM 8:30 AM Closed
6:00 PM 6:00 PM 6:00 PM 6:00 PM 6:00 PM 4:00 PM Closed


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