Special Note: If your pet needs emergency care stay calm and, if possible, call ahead (803-561-0015). We will have a gurney waiting. We are at 3924 Fernandina Road, Columbia SC … Driving Directions
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In a medical emergency, SCVSEC’s team of veterinarians can provide critical and immediate care for your pet. Advanced technology and diagnostics in combination with our expertise means that patients with urgent needs can be seen at SCVSEC 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Our emergency department is always open.
Our state-of-the-art emergency department is fully equipped with critical care essentials including modern surgical suite, anesthetic monitoring, ICU kennels, on-site oxygen system and digital radiology services (“X-rays” and ultrasound imaging). Should your pet require a blood transfusion, SCVSEC stocks packed red blood cells and fresh plasma for cats and dogs. Our in-house laboratory allows us to receive test results promptly, which is extremely important during a veterinary emergency.
General weakness may be the first sign noted in a pet developing a variety of illnesses. Weakness is not normal for your pet and indicates an illness that should be assessed by a veterinarian.