In the event of a medical emergency, we recommend the following emergency pet clinics:

Clinic (Click for Link)



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Mother Lode Pet Emergency Clinic

(530) 676 - 9044

(916) 358 - 5455 

4050 Durock Road

Shingle Springs, Ca 95682 

Map - Mother Lode PEC Site

Map - Yellow Pages 

Mon - Sat: 6 p.m. - 12 a.m.

Open on Sundays

Hours vary. Call ahead!

***Open on Holidays*** 

VCA Sacramento Veterinary Referral Center

(916) 362 - 3111

9801 Old Winery Place

Sacramento, Ca 95827

Map - VCA Site

Sun - Sun: 12 a.m. - 12 a.m. 

***Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week***

Loomis Basin Veterinary Clinic 

(916) 652 - 5816

3901 Sierra College Blvd.

Loomis, Ca 95650

Map - Yellow Pages


***Always Open for Emergency Care***


UC Davis Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital

(530) 752 - 1393

University of California, Davis


One Garrod Drive

Davis, Ca 95616

Map - VMTH Site

***Always Open for Emergency Care*** 

Substance Toxicity: 

If your pet has swallowed a possibly toxic substance (such as medication), please call 1-888-426-4435 for the Animal Poison Control Center


There are many household items that can be harmful to pets, including:

Antifreeze (radiator fluid)

Chocolate/Cocoa Products

Xylitol, an artificial sweetener (often found in chewing gum) 


Many kinds of indoor and outdoor plants (lilies are a common problem)

Wild/Outdoor mushrooms