Animal Emergency Care

When your pet has an emergency, we’re here to help

When your pet is in need of emergency care, Companion Animal Hospital is here to help. Our compassionate and experienced veterinary team provides fast and appropriate medical treatment for pets when they need it most. Our state-of-the-art facility is equipped to handle a wide range of emergency situations, and we always work with owners to do what is best in their situation. Our emergency services are available during regular business hours. However, we also partner with local emergency centers – including University of Tennessee Critical Care Service and Animal ER – for after-hours emergencies.

Common Pet Emergencies

  • Toxin exposure
  • Poison ingestion
  • Consumption of a foreign object
  • Abdominal bloat
  • Injuries sustained in a car accident
  • Animal attack
  • Difficult pregnancy or birthing
  • Inability to urinate or defecate

Common Signs of an Emergency

  • Severe bleeding
  • Bleeding from the nose, mouth, rectum, or urinary tract
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Signs of severe pain
  • Severe diarrhea or vomiting
  • Seizures
  • Unexplained crying
  • Sudden behavioral changes

Animal Emergency Care

For animal emergency care in Fountain City and the surrounding areas, contact Companion Animal Hospital now. We accept emergency cases during normal business hours and can refer to you another facility if your pet has an emergency after hours. We accept Care Credit, ScratchPay, or Trupanion Pet Insurance.


Companion Animal Hospital provides pet wellness exams, vaccinations, spay & neuter, microchipping, pet dental care, pet surgery, orthopedics, and euthanasia in Knoxville, Fountain City, Powell, Corryton, Halls, Karns and the surrounding areas.

Companion Animal Hospital

Companion Animal Hospital has been providing quality veterinary care in Knoxville, TN since 1991.

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