Emergency Services for Santa Clarita Pets

Pet Health EmergencyDuring our regular business hours, Valley Lyons Pet Hospital’s medical staff and resources are available to help you with any emergency your pet experiences. If possible, please call in advance so we can prepare for your arrival.

For emergencies that occur outside of our regular hospital hours, we refer our clients to the following emergency facilities:

All Creatures Veterinary Center
22722 Lyons Avenue #5
Newhall, CA 91321
(661) 291-1121


Animal Specialty Group
4641 Colorado Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90039
(818) 244-7977


ASEC (Animal Specialty & Emergency Center)
1535 So. Sepulveda Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90025
(310) 473-1561


When to Seek Emergency Care for Your Dog or Cat

The easiest answer as to whether you should seek emergency care for your pet is when you feel his or her medical condition is serious and cannot wait. However, the following general situations should help you determine if you need to seek emergency care for your pet:

  • Difficulty breathing
  • Acute abdominal swelling
  • Electric shock
  • Excessive vomiting or diarrhea
  • Bleeding
  • Exhibits symptoms of heat stroke
  • Seizures
  • Sudden onset of weakness
  • High or low temperature (more than 104 or less than 100 degrees)
  • Unable to urinate or defecate