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Take control of your pet’s health with Emergency Care services

Take control of your pet’s health

Pet emergencies occur when you least expect them. It could be at night, during weekends, or while on vacation. Unfortunately, when such situations occur, most pet owners become panicky, delaying urgent treatment for their pets. Time is of the essence during an emergency and is usually the difference between saving your pet and expecting the worst. Luckily, in Costa Mesa, California, you can always count on All Creatures Care Cottage Veterinary Hospital whenever you need urgent care for your pet.

What counts as a pet emergency?

There are many causes of pet emergencies. Regrettably, since our furry friends can’t communicate verbally like humans, it can be challenging to establish when they need urgent care. However, there are specific cues and signs you can watch out for to establish that your pet requires immediate attention. Call your vet immediately if you spot your pet showing signs of:

  • Poisoning
  • Trauma
  • Bleeding that doesn’t stop after five minutes
  • Seizures
  • Heatstroke
  • Eye injury
  • Choking or difficulty breathing
  • Acute stomach upset or vomiting
  • Unconsciousness
  • Reluctance to drink water for over 24 hours

In case of an emergency, don’t take chances by following a “wait-and-see” approach — call our clinic for assistance right away. Emergency care starts immediately after you contact our veterinary team, who can guide you on how to administer first aid and safely transport your pet to our clinic for urgent treatment.

Quality care treatment

We are adequately equipped to handle pet emergencies from the ground up, and our team is compassionate, understanding, and well-trained to meet the demands of these types of situations. We offer extensive services, including:

  • X-rays
  • Oxygen therapy
  • Ultrasound
  • Emergency surgical services
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New Patients: (949) 430-7576, Existing Patients: (949) 642-7151
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Urgent pet care services in Costa Mesa, CA

Pet emergencies are scary, but they are more common than you think. And because you can’t predict when they will happen, it’s essential to have our number (949) 430-7576 in your contact list to reach us with ease. We are well-equipped and ready to handle emergencies to bring your pet’s health back on track.

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Dr. Rand Spongberg, BSc, BVMS

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A graduate from the University of California, Irvine, and Murdoch University, Dr. Rand Spongberg brings with him a plethora of skills and expertise. He is a very well established veterinarian who has a passion for animal welfare and is a firm believer in taking care of both the pet and its owner.

Dr. Spongberg prioritizes his relationships with the owners of the pets that are brought to him for help as maintaining a bond of trust and respect allows for him to better diagnose, treat and help the animals that come to him. Quality of work has always been a part of his repertoire and giving animals the best possible care whilst under his control is something Dr. Spongberg is happy to be responsible for.

In addition to being a service oriented person with a genuine compassion for animals, Dr. Spongberg maintains active memberships at the Southern California Veterinary Medical Association and is the proud new owner of All Creatures Care Cottage Veterinary Hospital.