Veterinary Critical Care for Dogs and Cats in Omaha, NE

If your pet is experiencing a life-threatening situation, we are here to provide critical care for dogs and cats during our regular business hours. We know how stressful it can be when your pet is injured or involved in an accident but rest assured, our team at American Animal Hospital will do everything possible to help.

If you can, please call us ahead of time at (402) 493-6767 so our team can prepare for your arrival and be ready to treat your pet quickly.

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Critical Care Services

Our facility is fully equipped to provide veterinary critical care for pets with severe injury or illness. We are highly trained and experienced to handle urgent situations that require prompt treatment and careful monitoring.

Our critical care services include:

  • Intensive care (ICU) hospitalization with advanced monitoring of your pet
  • On-site diagnostic capabilities including laboratory testing, radiology, and ultrasound
  • Emergency surgery
  • Comprehensive pain management, including laser therapy
  • Isolation for a potential infectious disease

Signs Your Pet Needs Critical Care

Does your pet need critical care? They should see us as soon as possible for treatment if any of these situations apply:

  • Breathing difficulties
  • Heart arrhythmia
  • Hemorrhaging
  • Dehydration
  • Low blood pressure

Call our hospital at (402) 493-6767 if any of these conditions apply to your pet, or if you are unsure about the situation but deeply concerned about your pet’s health and safety. We will help in any way we can.

After-Hours Vets

If your pet needs critical care after our regular business hours, we recommend contacting one of the critical care referral hospitals below:

When in Doubt, Call Us

Your companion’s health and safety are top priorities here at American Animal Hospital. Contact us at (402) 493-6767 immediately if you have concerns about your pet’s health during our business hours. If it’s after hours, please contact the after-hours vets listed above so they can assist you with your pet right away.

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