Emergency and advanced care for your pet is just minutes away!
VESH is always open--24 hours a day, 7 days a week including all holidays--so you can be assured that your pet will always have care available when you need it, no matter what time of day or night. If your dog or cat is having a medical emergency, call us at 413-665-4911 immediately.
Our hospital brings essential 24-hour emergency care to dog and cat owners throughout the western New England area, in addition to offering advanced medical care and treatment provided by our board certified veterinary specialists who have additional training and expertise needed to manage serious illness, injuries, and trauma.
Pet owners from Western Massachusetts, southern Vermont and New Hampshire, Connecticut, and Upstate New York come to VESH for the excellent care and attention that they and their pets receive from our dedicated team of professionals who inlcude Veterinary Specialists (Emergency and Critical Care, Surgery, Internal Medicine, Ophthalmology), Emergency Veterinarians, Certified Veterinary Technicians, ICU and Emergency Veterinary Technicians, and Client Liaisons.
Service Dogs Eligible for FREE EYE EXAMS in May!
VESH and Dr. Petra Lackner, our board certified ophthalmologist, are proud to participate in this annual program sponsored by the ACVO and StokeRx. If you have a service dog and would like to participate in this program, you must register online first at www.acvoeyeexam.org. Once you are registered online, call VESH at 413-665-4911 and ask to make a free eye exam appointment with Dr. Lackner. It's that easy!
VESH is sponsoring the Bark for Life American Cancer Society Walk on May 3 at Stanley Park in Westfield!
VESH has been a proud sponsor of the Bark for Life of Greater Springfield event since it started and we will be there again this year! So bring your best canine friend and join us for a fun-filled day starting with a walk, and then continuing with demonstrations, contests, and games. If you would like to join our team or support us, visit the Bark for Life web site and search for us under the Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Hospital! We hope to see you there!