Pet Emergencies

Pet Emergencies

If you suspect that your pet has ingested something toxic, call Center Grove Animal Clinic immediately during regular business hours at 317.535.8387.

For after-hours veterinary emergencies, we recommend contacting our colleagues at one of the clinics listed below.

VSEC


4625 East Stop 11 Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46237
Phone: (317) 534-6000
Website: www.veterinaryspecialtyandemergencycare.com/


IVEC (Indianapolis Veterinary Emergency Center)


5425 Victory Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Phone: (317) 782-4418
Website: www.indyvet.com


A Word About Pet Poisons

So many innocent-looking items hold damaging, or even fatal, consequences for your pet! Your best defense against accidental poisonings is education—learn as much as you can about substances that are toxic to animals.

The following items are just a few of the many dangers in and around the average household:

  • Household products:
    • Antifreeze
    • Liquid Potpourri
    • Fabric Softener Sheets
    • Mothballs
    • Batteries
  • Plants and flowers:
    • Aloe
    • Azelea
    • Daffodil
    • Holly
    • Tulips
  • Foods:
    • Avocado
    • Chocolate
    • Macadamia Nuts
    • Onions
    • Raisins
    • Grapes
  • Medications:
    • Pain Killers
    • Cold Medicines
    • Anti-depressants
    • Vitamins
    • Diet Pills

For comprehensive information and lists of toxic substances for pets, visit the Pet Poison Helpline.

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