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We’re State of the Art

Veterinary Emergency & Specialty Center of New Mexico in Albuquerque and Veterinary Emergency & Specialty Center of Santa Fe are state of the art veterinary hospitals that provide emergency care for injured and sick dogs and cats as well as specialty medical and surgical treatment by skilled doctors on a referral basis. VESC has doctors highly trained in surgery, critical care, internal medicine, dermatology, ophthalmology, animal behavior, and acupuncture.

Mission Statement

The goal of Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Centers  is to be the premier veterinary emergency and specialty facility in the desert southwest. We are committed to providing comprehensive, high quality veterinary emergency and specialty care with emphasis on exceptional client service and superior patient care. The Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Centers strive to deliver the most compassionate and professional environment that veterinary medicine can offer.

Oh Babies: When Pregnancy Becomes an Emergency

The act of birth is a scary yet miraculous event, but it can come with unexpected turns and twists. Unlike humans who give birth in the hospital environment, dogs and cats prefer to give birth in the home environment away from scary noises and sights. This means when your pregnant pet starts showing signs of Read more ›

Luna: A Cat Given a Second Chance to Breathe

We all know the myth that cats have nine lives, but some cats seemed to start off with a shorter straw. Luna, a 2 year old gorgeous but homeless black cat, was one of those cats that started off with the odds stacked against her. First Luna had to find a home out of the Read more ›

What To Do If Your Dog Becomes a “Rattle-Snack”

Summer brings fun in the sun for two-legged and four-legged family members alike, but with summer and increased outdoor time comes increased risks to all in the family. In particular, summer time in New Mexico brings out the legless, specifically snakes. The increased heat allows their metabolism to work better, and it is their prime Read more ›

Fourth of July Hazards

It's that time of year again folks! The Fourth of July, filled with barbecues, fireworks, and festivities, is super fun for the whole family! Except the family pet. This holiday has lots of hazards you might encounter. Dogs that get in to food from barbecues can get obstructions or pancreatitis. And fireworks can be quite Read more ›
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    VESCNM’s Canned Food Drive

    All much needed items from the canned food drive will be donated to the wonderful people at the Roadrunner Food Bank. Kick off the holiday season helping our community!

    November 11, 2016
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