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Our Services

Rest assured, we are on stand by for you and your pet, around the clock. Whether it is emergency veterinary services your pet needs or post-incident monitoring and care, the staff at Metropolitan Emergency & Specialty Center has dedicated itself to bringing the wag back to your dog’s tail and the purr back to your cat’s meow.

Our Dedication to Your Pet

Our staff has respect for all living things, so extra time and care is placed into monitoring your pet’s physical condition as well as his or her emotional demeanor. Should your pet need to stay with us for a time they will be monitored closely by our technicians and doctors and will get scratches and kisses from everyone.

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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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Contact Us

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