Emergency Pet Care
Find treatment fast.
We are equipped to see certain veterinary emergencies during our regular hours. However, if your pet experiences an after-hours emergency, they require an overnight observation, or we determine they require a level of specialty care that can be better provided elsewhere, we’ll refer you to the closest specialty care or emergency animal hospital.
In case of an after-hours emergency, please contact:
Akron Veterinary Referral & Emergency Center (AVREC)
1321 Centerview Circle, Akron, OH 44321
P: (330) 665-4996
Directions: Go north on Rte. 21 towards Akron. Just north of I-76, turn right (heading east) on Rte. 162 (Copley Road). Go east 1/10 mile. AVREC is on the left (north) side of the road.
Metropolitan Veterinary Hospital
1053 South Cleveland-Massillon Road, Akron, OH 44321
P: (330) 666-2976
Directions: Follow the above directions to AVREC; continue past AVREC, heading east until you reach Cleveland-Massillon Road. Turn left, going north, approximately 1 mile. Metropolitan Veterinary Hospital is on the right (east) side of the street just before the traffic signal at Ridgewood Road.
For immediate assistance, call us at (330) 833-3607.