If your pet needs emergency veterinary medical assistance, you can feel confident turning to the Animal Emergency Clinic of St. Petersburg. Our knowledgeable staff and modern facilities are equipped to handle a wide variety of medical emergencies. Since we can perform many diagnostic procedures in-house, we can often give you immediate answers and start treating your pet faster. In some cases, your pet may require hospitalization and further diagnostic testing. Please take a look at our more detailed descriptions of medical services we offer.
The medical assessment begins by collecting a thorough history and performing a physical exam. Based on your pet’s needs the doctor will provide a diagnostic and/or treatment plan.
The Animal Emergency Clinic is equipped with an in-house laboratory, allowing for immediate results of important diagnostic testing. Some of the laboratory tests we offer include:
• Complete Blood Count (CBC)
• Chemistry Profiles
• Coagulation Panels
• Antigen/Antibody Testing
• Fecal Analysis
• Ear and Skin Sample Analysis
Our hospital is equipped with digital imaging and ultrasound imaging. These tools can help identify a number of internal injuries. Imaging can provide information about a pet’s bones, gastrointestinal tract (stomach, intestines, colon), respiratory tract (lungs), heart, and genitourinary system (bladder, prostate).