For Emergencies, Contact or Visit:

VCA South Shore

595 Columbian Street

South Weymouth, MA 02190

Phone: 781-337-6622
Fax: 781-337-0069

Angell Memorial

350 South Huntington Ave

Boston, MA 02130

Phone: 617-522-7282
Fax: 671-989-1635

Signs of an Animal Emergency

  • Difficulty breathing
  • Hit by car
  • Broken bone
  • Collapse or disorientation
  • Significant bleeding
  • Severe animal attack
  • Inability to stand or walk
  • Dystocia (female dog having difficulty giving birth)
  • Antifreeze ingestion
  • Like people, pets may need urgent care for illness or injury. But what if your regular veterinarian is closed? Veterinary Urgent Care Center is here to help your pet – and you – feel better in no time.

Urgent Care Conditions Seen At VUCC

  • Mild to moderate vomiting or diarrhea
  • Ear infections and hotspots
  • Lethargy or anorexia (not eating)
  • Limping or lameness
  • Seizures
  • Itching, facial swelling, or allergic reaction
  • Torn toenail
  • Scooting or licking
  • Mild to moderate lacerations,  burns or wounds (that are not severe or life threatening)
  • Ingestion of toxic substances
  • Presence of mass or bump
  • Pain or discomfort (whimpering, hiding, tender to touch)
  • Eye problems
  • Coughing or sneezing
  • Blood in urine or stool
  • Male cats straining or not producing urine (should be seen ASAP)


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Visit Any of Our Convenient Locations

VUCC Braintree

27 Commerical St., Braintree, MA 02184
617-481-5197 | braintree@veturgentcare.com

VUCC Dedham

926 Providence Highway, Dedham, MA 
781-373-8080 | dedham@veturgentcare.com

VUCC Easton

25 Washington Street (a.k.a. 3 Roche Bros. Way), North Easton, MA 02356
508-817-5088 | easton@veturgentcare.com

VUCC East Providence

73 Highland Ave., East Providence, RI 02914

VUCC Plymouth

34 Long Pond Rd, Plymouth, MA 02360
774-608-7016 | plymouth@veturgentcare.com

VUCC Saugus

880 Broadway, Saugus, MA
339-204-4990 | saugus@veturgentcare.com

VUCC Worcester

70 Gold Star Blvd, Worcester, MA 01606
774-251-8576 | worcester@veturgentcare.com