Emergency Vet Care

Emergencies at Ancare Vet

Ancare Veterinary Hospital is dedicated to providing top-notch veterinary care to our patients. We prioritize their health and well-being, so please be understanding of wait times due to unexpected emergencies. 

Please note that when we reach maximum capacity for appointment slots, our ability to accommodate emergencies may be limited. This measure is implemented to ensure that we can maintain the highest level of proficiency and deliver the best medicine to our already scheduled patients. While we are not an emergency or walk-in clinic, we strive to provide emergency care to the best of our ability when circumstances allow. This approach allows us to uphold the quality of care and attention that each patient deserves.

Our 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 when we are closed, we will only see patients who have been cared for in our hospital within the last 18 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 Area 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 18 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 www.carecredit.com