In the event of an emergency outside of office hours, please call our clinic directly at 402-563-4151.

We are partnering with Pet Care Specialists for emergency care, who is a trusted vet clinic serving the Columbus, NE area. This allows us to continue to offer after-hours services to your pets for any emergency that arises outside of office hours. Pet Care Specialists is equipped to offer your pet the same great services, staff, and quality of care that you receive with Columbus Small Animal Hospital.

During the hours listed below, you will be connected with a local Veterinarian (from either CSAH or PCS) to help address and triage your emergency situation. Any non-urgent message left with the answering service will be returned the following business day. Our emergency care is now available at the following times:

Emergency Service Hours

Monday to Friday: 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Saturday: 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Sunday: 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
Emergency services from 10pm – 8am are available at the following locations:

Veterinary Emergency Services

3700 S 9th St L, Lincoln, NE 68502
(402) 489-6800

VCA Midwest Veterinary Referral and Emergency Center

9706 Mockingbird Dr, Omaha, NE 68127
(402) 614-9000

Urgent Pet Care West

4257 S 144th St, Omaha, NE 68137
(402) 991-9444

We know how important it is to receive trusted care when experiencing an emergency situation with your pet.  If you have any questions about emergency care, please contact our hospital. We look forward to continuing to provide great care to your pets!