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Emergency Care

At Ames Pet Hospital we take emergencies during our normal business hours.  We can help stabilize your pet and evaluate treatment options quickly.  Please call ahead to let us know you are coming so we can be ready to help you when you arrive. 

For emergencies that occur after regular business hours, please call the cell phone number that is listed on the bottom of your pet's invoice that you receive from our hospital. 

If you are unable to reach one of our doctors on the cell phone for an emergency, we recommend that you call the following 24 hour emergency care center:

ISU Lloyd Veterinary Medical Center
1600 S. 16th St.
Ames, IA

Poison Control Centers:

ASPCA Poison Control Center
888-426-4435.  A $65 consultation fee may be applied to your credit card.

Pet Poison Helpline:
800-213-6680.  A $39 per incident fee may be applied to your credit card.


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Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Ames Office


7:30 am-6:00 pm


7:30 am-6:00 pm


7:30 am-6:00 pm


7:30 am-6:00 pm


7:30 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-1:00 pm



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