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Lakeside Animal Hospital - Emergency Information

Lakeside Animal Hospital is not an emergency hospital, but we will do our best to accommodate emergency situations during normal business hours.

When is it an Emergency?


  • Has been hit by a car

  • Has a markedly bloated or enlarged abdomen

  • Is unable to urinate or defecate

  • Is bleeding

  • Is seizuring or unconscious

  • Is having trouble breathing

  • Is repeatedly vomiting

  • Cannot stand up or cannot walk

Please contact us during normal business hours, and we will help you determine if your pet needs to be seen immediately.


For after hours, weekend or holiday emergencies, we recommend your local veterinary emergency hospital. In our part of the city, the two emergency facilities closest to us are:

Wheat Ridge Animal Hospital

3695 Kilping Street
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
(303) 424-3325

 ACCESS Emergency Services

2201 Wadsworth Blvd.
Lakewood, CO 80214
303) 239-1200