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Emergency Vet Care

Emergency vet services are a fundamental cornerstone of our commitment to comprehensive pet care. Accidents do happen, and when disaster strikes, that is when you need a trained veterinary staff ready and able to help. So, we know that we’ve got to be ready. This is why you can always rely on the  emergency vet care team at Ancare Veterinary Hospital to be here for you and your pet during regular office hours.

Our full-service facility is located at:

2400 Chartres St.
La Salle, IL 61301
(815) 223-1000

Emergencies After Hours

Have an after-hours emergency? Please call 815-223-1000 for instructions and listen carefully to the entire message. Please note that between the hours of 10:00pm and opening the next day, we will only see patients who have been cared for in our hospital within the last 14 months and are regular, active clients that receive routine preventative health care from our hospital. Calls after 10:00pm are handled by an answering service and a consultation fee is charged.

Referrals From Other Veterinary Clinics

Referrals from other veterinary clinics are only offered during our regular business hours. If the pet has not been seen at Ancare Veterinary Hospital with in the last 14 months, please contact one of the following:

  • Aurora Illinois: VCA Aurora 630-301-6100

  • Bloomington Illinois: Animal Emergency Clinic of McLean County 309-665-5020

  • Peoria Illinois: Tri County Animal Emergency Clinic 309-672-1565

  • Rockford Illinois: Animal Emergency Clinic of Rockford 815-229-7791

Financial Concerns

We accept Visa, Master Card, Discover and CareCredit. We do not accept personal checks or American Express. We know that having a pet with emergency medical needs can be stressful and is not planned. This is why we accept CareCredit where monthly payments can be made. For more information or to apply, please visit

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