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Monday-Thursday:
7pm-7am

Friday:
7pm-Monday 7am

Saturday & Sunday:
Open All Day and on Holidays

Central Susquehanna Valley’s Veterinary Emergency Hospital

The doctors and staff at the Animal Emergency Center are dedicated to emergency and critical care for small animals. We’re here when your regular veterinarian can’t be. We are located in central Pennsylvania, which allows us to serve patients from a very large area.

We are fully staffed with a veterinarian and technicians on-site during our hours of operation; if your pet is hospitalized here, they will never be left alone. We provide emergency veterinary care to patients during nights and all day on weekends and holidays. Our primary focus is to provide your pet with the urgent care they need as quickly and effectively as possible.

Our Story

Realizing the need for pet emergency care after hours for the community, 10 veterinary hospitals collaborated to establish the Animal Emergency Center in 1999. We began seeing patients in a small clinic just up the road on Susquehanna Trail and later moved to our own facility, built from the ground up and designed exclusively for emergency services.

About Our Veterinary Hospital in Watsontown, PA

Whether your pet is experiencing an allergic reaction, trauma, or other pet emergency, our team is equipped with the skills and state-of-the-art technology to provide immediate care. We treat every patient on an individual basis, supplying owners with detailed information regarding their pet’s condition, and we will work with your regular veterinarian to help your pet down the road to recovery.

As a state-of-the-art emergency practice, we use many of the latest diagnostic and treatment tools. This includes (but is not limited to) the following:

We invite you to peruse our website to learn more about our veterinary services and how we can help your sick or injured pet. Please contact us at (570) 742-7400 if you have any questions, and remember... we’re here when your regular veterinarian can’t be.

  • We have used the clinic many times when our furkids were in need. The staff, from front to back, were always outstanding. The fees are quite reasonable for an emergency clinic, and we have always been treated with the utmost respect. Because of the breeds we have, care can be difficult due to personalities and the staff has always been great. I would and have recommend this clinic to anyone in need.
    – Elizabeth M.
  • Everyone was so nice and helpful. Rico is home and recovering nicely. Thank you! God bless all of you and continue to bless the work of your hands.
    – Lucy G.

395 Susquehanna Trail Watsontown, PA 17777