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  • Veterinary Service Whenever You Need It

    We're your emergency vet in Fort Pierce.

    At Animal Emergency & Referral Center, we provide emergency and intensive veterinary care 24/7.

    24/7 Emergency Care

  • Specialized Veterinary Services

    Meeting your pet's critical health care needs.

    Our entire veterinary team, including our board-certified specialists, provides advanced vet care by referral for pets who need it.

    Specialty Services

Animal Emergency & Referral Center, Fort Pierce

We Are Here to Help

Welcome to Our Fort Pierce Animal Hospital

Animal Emergency & Referral Center is a specialty and emergency pet hospital that offers advanced and intensive medical services for cats and dogs in the Florida areas including Fort Pierce, Port Saint Lucie, Jensen Beach, Stuart, Jupiter, Melbourne, Vero Beach, Melbourne, and Okeechobee areas.

Our hospital offers a litany of specialty and emergency services for pets in need, including dental, neurologic, and rehabilitative treatments and surgeries - all under one pink roof!

We work with Fort Pierce primary care veterinarians to provide companion animals with the full network of support and care they need to thrive.

We treat every patient we see with the love and respect we expect for our own pets.

About Our Hospital

Emergency & Specialty Veterinarians You Can Trust

Our emergency veterinarians and specialists are equipped with the passion, experience, and education to provide Fort Pierce cats and dogs with the care they deserve.

Meet Our Vets

Referal and All-hours Care

Specialized & Emergency Vet Care

Animal Emergency & Referral Center's Emergency Services are available 24-hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Our specialized services in Internal Medicine, Neurology, and Dentistry are available by referral from your regular veterinarian.

Specialized & Emergency Vet Care, Animal Emergency & Referral Center, Fort Pierce
  • This team here is the absolute best! They truly care about you & your pet. They are professional & courteous. I wouldn't go anywhere else. Highly recommended.
    - Cindy V.

Checkout Our Bi-Monthly Blog for Pet Care Advice

Tips & Advice From Our Team

Our informative blogs feature helpful tips and advice from our Fort Pierce vets that will help you to keep your pets healthy and happy, as well as identify potential emergency situations in your dog or cat.

Plants That Are Toxic to Cats

Plants That Are Toxic to Cats

There are lots of home and garden plants that are toxic to our feline friends, today our knowledgeable Fort Pierce vets share which plants are dangerous for cats and what to do if your kitty eats one.

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Help! My Cat Keeps Vomiting

Help! My Cat Keeps Vomiting

All cats will vomit on occasion, however, severe or frequent vomiting could be a sign that they are suffering from a more serious condition than just an upset tummy. Here, our Fort Pierce vets share some of the possible causes of vomiting in cats and when you should take your kitty to the vet. 

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Signs of Dehydration in Dogs & What You Should Do

Signs of Dehydration in Dogs & What You Should Do

Dehydration is a common but very serious veterinary emergency for dogs. Here, our Fort Pierce vets share details about dehydration in dogs including its causes, symptoms, and what you should do if your pup is dehydrated.

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Address & Hours

Animal Emergency & Referral Center proudly serves patients in Fort Pierce and beyond.

Hours of Operation

24 hours 7 days a week


3984 S US Hwy-1, Fort Pierce, FL 34982 US

Phone Number

(772) 466-3441

New Patients Welcome

Animal Emergency & Referral Center is accepting new patients! Our experienced vets are passionate about the health of Fort Pierce companion animals. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.

Contact Us

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