Emergencies

Call 020 8167 4477 or 07376 728880 in the case of an emergency, please do not book online. Wolfe Vets arranges emergency appointments 24 hours a day. Outside normal opening hours you will connected to our duty vet. Please do not attend the clinic without calling first. The duty vet will carry out a telephone consultation in order to assess what testing/treatment is required and then advise either immediate further action at Wolfe Vets or an appointment the next day.

 

Examples of cases that need urgent attention:
  • Hit by a car or other severe trauma
  • Fall from the roof or higher
  • Inability to urinate
  • Vomiting or diarrhoea associated with severe weakness
  • Collapse
  • Markedly bloated abdomen
  • Heatstroke or hypothermia
  • Inability to breathe or choking on a foreign object
  • Animal attack or bite
  • Difficulty giving birth
  • Eye injury
  • Severe cut or profuse bleeding
  • Open fracture
  • Loss of use of one or more limbs
  • Prolonged seizure (time and call out of hours if recurrent or one lasts over 3 minutes)