Truesdell Animal Care Hospital and Clinic


Emergency and critical care cases take top priority during normal business hours. If possible, we ask that you please call us to give us a heads up. That way, we can give you some advice over the phone and prepare for your arrival. In certain situations, we understand that it is not possible to call beforehand, so bring your pet in immediately!

Emergency Care

Time is essential. Our state-of-the-art and technologically equipped facility is always prepared to perform life-saving critical care services right away. Highly experienced, your pet is under the care of the most qualified veterinary professionals who are trained to quickly and accurately diagnose your pet so treatment can begin in a timely manner.

Our entire team is dedicated to your furry family member, and we will do everything in our power until your pet is healed and happy in the comfort of their own home. We understand how upsetting it is when your pet is suffering from an unexpected accident or illness. We are here to provide not only superior medical care for your pet, but also support for you.


If your pet needs urgent medical attention outside of our normal office hours, don't wait until morning!

We recommend seeking medical care at:

Madison Veterinary Specialists
Open 24 Hours, 7 Days a Week

2704 Royal Avenue
Monona, WI 53713
(608) 274-7772

Veterinary Emergency Service - East
Open 24 Hours, 7 Days a Week

4902 East Broadway,
Madison, WI 53716
(608) 222-2455

Veterinary Emergency Service - Middleton
Open 24 Hours, 7 Days a Week

1612 N. High Point Road, Suite 100
Middleton, WI 53562
(608) 831-1101

UW Veterinary Care
Open 24 Hours, 7 Days a Week

2015 Linden Drive
Madison, WI 53706
(608) 263-7600

If you feel that your pet is experiencing a medical emergency, give us a call or come in right away.

The following symptoms could be signs of a medical emergency:

  • Difficulty breathing
  • Ingestion of a foreign object or toxic substance
  • Chronic vomiting or diarrhea
  • Difficulty to move
  • Trauma
  • Unconsciousness
  • Disorientation
  • Broken bones
  • Cuts or lacerations
  • Bleeding
  • Trouble urinating
  • Swollen or tender abdomen
  • Seizures

Join the Truesdell Animal Care Hospital and Clinic Family Today!

Just minutes from downtown Madison, Truesdell Animal Care Hospital and Clinic is located 5 miles from city center off of US-51.

Phone: 608.244.2555


  • Monday: 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Thursday: 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Friday: 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Saturday: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Sunday: Closed