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24-Hour Veterinary Emergency Clinic

Metropolitan Animal Emergency and Specialty Center is the Greater Washington Metropolitan area’s pet care answer 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. We combine the passionate care you are accustomed to from your primary care veterinarian with the precision and effectiveness emergency veterinary care requires.

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Our Services

Your pet is an important part of your family, and when he or she is ill, you want the best medical care available.


From bite wounds to foreign-body removal, we can perform emergency surgery in our comprehensive and state-of-the-art clinic.

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We can test right away and get lab results in-house, saving precious time.

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End of Life Care

Also known as aftercare, we offer more than a service. We provide a safe place to grieve as well as a respectful handling of the procedures to bring lasting comfort to your beloved family friend.

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Oxygen therapy

This form of treatment uses highly oxygenated air to help with swelling and wound healing, among other things.

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Specialized intensive care

We offer a variety of other services focused on cost-effective healing.

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Metropolitan Animal Emergency and Specialty Center


11503 Rockville Pike Rockville, MD 20852

Clinic Hours

24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year