24hr Emergency in New Orleans, LA

At Avenue Animal Wellness + Emergency, we’re ready to respond to any pet emergency, no matter what time of day.

We Are Here for You

The highest levels of care are extremely important to Avenue Animal Wellness + Emergency, and we want our clients’ Pet to always have our support. We anticipate that you will fulfil your needs rather than ours.
We decided to run as a 24-hour facility because of this.

Is my pet experiencing an emergency?

Sometimes it is difficult to know if a pet is just uncomfortable or if the situation warrants a call or visit to the veterinarian. In general, there are a variety of conditions that we would call urgent, with the potential for becoming a veterinary emergency.

Contact us at once if your pet has experienced the following:

  • Respiratory difficulty
    Gasping, choking, wheezing, or if your pet stops breathing
  • Trauma
    From an accident, injury, a fall of any kind, or if you suspect or see broken bones
  • Bleeding
    Especially from the mouth, nose, eyes, or if you see blood in the urine or stool
  • Seizure
    Any seizure can require immediate veterinary attention
  • Collapse
    A fall to the ground or the inability to get up, or if you suspect heatstroke
  • Unconscious
    Unresponsive or won’t wake up
  • Vomiting/Diarrhea
    Lasting for more than 24 hours, or if you see blood
  • Poisoning
    Suspected ingestion or exposure to toxins, from antifreeze and rat poison to human medications and household products
  • Pain
    Whining, biting, pawing at a spot on the body, shivering, aggression, or withdrawal
  • Impaired vision
    Injury or irritation to the eye, wandering or bumping into objects
  • Difficult labor
    More than three or four hours pass between the delivery of pups or kittens, or there are any problems during labour