Eagle-Vail, CO Vet Clinic970.926.3496 | Request Appt | Pharmacy
Edwards, CO Vet Clinic970.926.3496 | Request Appt | Pharmacy
Vail Valley Animal ER Services & Scheduled Care

Please call 970.926.3496 during our On-Call hours for immediate assistance. 

8:00 am - 9:00 pm Monday through Friday (Temporarily closing 5 pm Fridays)


The Vail Valley Animal ER is located at our Edwards, CO location (next to the Larkburger).

"Our vision is to exceed the expectations of our patients and become the premier veterinary emergent care provider in our community."


About Vail Valley Animal ER:

We regret to inform our loyal pet parents that our Edwards, CO location will be unable to offer weekend emergency services at this time for the foreseeable future.

We are working tirelessly to recruit amazing staff that will enable us to provide the highest quality of medical care that you have come to expect from VVAH, which will allow us to resume offering weekend emergency services. 
In the meantime, we look forward to continuing to see you and your furry families during our regular weekday hours from 8 am - 5 pm with on call emergency services offered until 9 pm Monday - Thursday.
Thank you for your ongoing patience and support and stay tuned for updates over the coming months. 

If you experience a weekend emergency the closest ER services are:   


 Valley Emergency Pet Care - 8am to 8pm Sat & Sun   


180 Fiou Lane #101 Basalt, CO 81621 



VRCC - 24 Hours 


3550 S Jason St Englewood, CO 80110



Wheatridge Animal Hospital - 24 Hours  

10140 W 44th Ave Wheatridge, CO 80033 




 VCA Alameda East - 24 Hours       


9770 E Alameda Denver, CO 80247



Please call our office if you need to make an appointment during regular hours 970-926-3496.

Thank you for your understanding and continued support,

-Your VVAH Team

Vail Valley Animal ER provides Quality Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Monday thru Sunday and holidays from 8am to 9pm. Established in 2008 as the sole veterinary emergency clinic in Eagle and Summit Counties.  This means your pet will receive world-class veterinary emergency care with out ever having to leave the valley. We work closely with your regular veterinarian and a group of veterinary specialist, to include cardiology, radiology, orthopedics, and internal medicine, to provide the best care possible when its needed. Providing unsurpassed after-hours veterinary care is our continued commitment to our patients, clients, and referral community. Our emergency veterinary hospital is equipped with latest diagnostics allowing our veterinarians immediate access to test results.



General Pet Emergencies


Contact Vail Valley Animal Hospital and ER if you notice any of the following with your pet:


  • Any problem that persists longer than 24 hours
  • Any problem that worsens over several hours
  • Any systemic problems such as lethargy, loss of appetite, weakness and fever
  • Body temperature less than 100 degrees F or greater than 104 degrees F
  • Any indication that more than one body system (gastrointestinal, urinary, respiratory, neurological) is affected


Other Emergencies:

  • Trauma
  • Lacerations


Gastrointestinal Pet Emergencies


Contact Vail Valley Animal Hospital and ER if you notice any of the following with your pet:


  • Frequent bouts of vomiting or diarrhea resulting in large volumes of fluid
  • Inability to drink or keep water down
  • Blood or black material (digested blood) in the vomit or stool
  • More than three to four episodes of vomiting or diarrhea in a puppy or in a dog older than 8 years
  • Vomiting following suspected ingestion of foreign material (toys, garbage, rocks, etc.)
  • Suspected poisoning
  • Suspected bloat


Bleeding Pet Emergencies


Contact Vail Valley Animal Hospital and ER if you notice any of the following with your pet:


  • Bleeding from the nose, mouth, or anus
  • Bleeding accompanied by bruising of the skin, especially on the abdomen
  • Bleeding that cannot be stopped by applying pressure, if blood loss is excessive
  • Weakness, difficulty breathing, or reluctance to move after a bleeding episode


Lameness Pet Emergencies


Contact Vail Valley Animal Hospital and ER if you notice any of the following with your pet:


  • Obvious fracture of a limb
  • Non-weight bearing lameness persisting more than 12 hours
  • Swollen, painful joints or a gait that appears as if walking on "eggshells"
  • Paralysis of one or more limbs, lameness that initially improves but does not resolve in 24-48 hours



The Emergency Practice Offers:

Fully equipped in house laboratory equipment (hematologic chemistry, CBC, Electrolytes, Coagulation analyzer, Blood gases, Thyroid, Cortisol, and Pancreatic CPL).


  • Pulse Oximetry
  • EKG
  • Non-invasive blood pressure
  • Separate surgical suite
  • On-site pharmacies
  • Digital radiography


  • Ultrasonography
  • Blood bank and transfusion therapy
  • Oxygen therapy
  • Critical patient monitoring
  • Soft tissue emergency surgery
  • Isolation areas



Location of Pet Services

All Vail Valley pet emergencies will be held treated at our Edwards, CO clinic.

We have expanded this location to include the most progressive and cutting edge technologies in animal emergency and critical care medicine for your pet. Emergency pet services are available during the week from 8am thru 10pm Monday thru Sunday & Holidays.  Services are provided by Dr. Charlie Meynier of Vail Valley Animal Hospital at our Edwards location next to Larkburger.


Payments For Pet ER Services


Payments are due in full at the time of services.


  • Acceptable forms of payment include: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Care Credit, and Cash.
  • Care Credit is a secured six month payment plan with no interest or initiation fees that can be applied for and used in the office with in minutes for those who qualify.
  • We apologize for any inconvenience, but checks are not accepted and payments are due in full at the time of service.

Hours of Services:

  •    8am to 5pm Monday thru Friday at both locations.
  • Monday thru Friday 8am - 9pm at our Edwards, CO location.
  • Weekends temporarily unavailable Saturday, Sunday, and Holidays 9am - 9pm at our Edwards, CO location.
  •  Please call 970.926.3496 to notify the Vet on-call.


    Emergency Vet

    Vail Valley Emergency Veterinarian Dr. Charlie Meynier
    Dr. Charlie Meynier


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