Emergency & Urgent Care
In the event of an Emergency
Emergency Care
(925) 938-7700
If our office is not open, please visit:
SAGE Centers For Veterinary Specialty & Emergency Care

1410 Monument Blvd,
Concord, CA 94520
(925) 627-7243.
M-F 8am-6pm
Sat 8am-3pm
800-222-1222
If you think your pet may have ingested poisonous items and our office is not currently open, we advise you to call the American Association of Poison Control Centers for assistance
American Association of Poison Control Centers
Please call our office the moment an accident happens to let us know you are on your way. When given notice before you and your pet arrive, we can prepare for all services that might be necessary.

Fast, responsible caretaking is critical when an emergency occurs. Our skilled technicians and knowledgeable physicians work together seamlessly to quickly respond to your ailing pet. During the emergency procedure, we will keep you informed of all treatment options and related costs so you remain up-to-date and involved with your pet's care.

Some of the emergency services we provide include:
  • Assessment and stabilization
  • In-House laboratory testing
  • Pain management
  • X-Rays
  • Ultrasound
  • Wound care
Urgent Care
We have urgent care appointments available for those situations that are not life-threatening but still require prompt attention. If you feel like an urgent care appointment is necessary for your pet, please call our office and we will arrange a time at which they can be seen.
  • Critical injuries or trauma (car accident, broken bone, animal attack)
  • Diarrhea or vomiting that continues for long periods of time
  • Excessive bleeding
  • Fever, shock, or depression
  • Poison ingestion (suspected or observed)
  • Severe pain, collapse, first seizure (or more than two seizures within 24 hours if there is a history of seizures)
  • Trouble breathing or continual coughing
We see pets for any of the following crises requiring urgent attention:
If you think your pet may have ingested poisonous items and our office is not currently open, we advise you to call the American Association of Poison Control Centers at 1-800-222-1222 for assistance.