About us

The Pet Emergency Hospital is a dedicated veterinary emergency service, operating out of UCD Veterinary Hospital, Belfield, Dublin 4. We provide out of hours care to the clients of over fifty member practices in Dublin and the surrounding areas.

Established in 2003, we have a wealth of experience in providing emergency treatment and care to ill and injured pets.

We are here all year round-nights, weekends and bank holidays, when your pet needs us.

We will carry out any treatments or investigations needed and will refer you back to your registered practice the next working day. Clinical histories, xrays and test results are emailed to your vet so that treatment can continue seamlessly.

If your pet is unstable or unfit to travel when discharged, arrangements may be made for transfer to the UCD vet hospital intensive care unit.

Benefits of our service:


  • VCI-accredited hospital
  • Secure, accessible location
  • Open 365 days a year (Please see opening hours below)
  • Equipped with digital xray, ultrasound, lab, operating theatre, intensive care monitoring
  • In-house canine blood bank

Opening Hours:

Monday to Friday: 7pm – 8am
Weekends and Bank Holidays: Open 24hours

We ask that if you are going to attend The Pet Emergency Hospital with your pet that you please phone attend to inform us of your emergency.
You can contact us on (01) 2609920

Does your pet need emergency care?

Please call 01 260 9920 (in case of emergency)

The Pet Emergency Hospital is located in the UCD

Veterinary Hospital at UCD Belfield, Dublin 4.


Opening Hours:
Monday to Friday: 7pm - 8am
Weekends and Bank Holidays: Open 24 Hours

Contact Details

01 260 9920

Pet Emergency Hospital,

Room H007, UCD Veterinary Hospital,

Belfield, Dublin 4, D04 W6F6.

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