ER Clinics

(Poison Control info is at the bottom of this page.)

If you feel your pet is having an emergency and our clinic is closed, there are very good emergency veterinary hospitals in our area. Do not waste valuable time. The following is a list of preferred emergency hospitals in our area: 

Veterinary Emergency, Surgery and Specialty Hospital of Palm Beach Gardens
4019 Hood Road
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 33410
(561) 625-9995
THIS HOSPITAL HAS SPECIALISTS AND ER VETERINARIANS. There are 2 internists (Dr Bueschler and Dr Cameron), 2 wonderful surgeons (Dr Vianna and Dr Flynn), a neurologist (Dr Peters) and a critical care specialist (Dr Lippo) in addition to their ER docs, and a wonderful dermatologist, Dr Ursula.  VSH opened in 2011.    VHS is her preferred emergency hospital for the pets of Jupiter and Tequesta. Perhaps the biggest reason Dr Sutton chooses this as her preferred ER clinic is that they have Dr Lippo, a board-certified critical care specialist.  It is located on Hood Road between Military Trail and 1A/811.  It is south of Donald Ross and east of Military Trail.  It on the corner of 1A/811 and Hood Road.
A map can be viewed at this link:

Jupiter Pet Emergency and Specialty Center located at 505 Commerce Way in Jupiter 33458

(561)741-4041   (They used to be located on Central Blvd but purchased the building where Dr Kay's Animal Hospital was in 2017.  This is behind the Home Depot on Commerce Way at 505 Commerce Way in Jupiter, FL 33458)

This specialty hospital has Dr Carmen Colitz, one of the best veterinary opthalmologists in the country.  She is a former president of all the vet opthalmologists in the country.  Dr Federico Lattimer heads up their team of board certified veterinary surgeons.  They are spectacular.  They also have Dr Dewey Carpenter for veterinary cardiology one day per week.  Dr Sutton adores these specialists.   They have recently started their own ER service for nights and weekends.

Jupiter Emergency Clinic is NOW CLOSED.  No longer an emergency vet clinic!

This used to be at 300 S Central Blvd Ste A, Jupiter, FL 33458  

Good ER clinics that aren’t quite so close to Tequesta:

Pet Emergency and Referral Center
3816 Northlake Blvd
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33403
(561) 691-9999
THIS HOSPITAL HAS SPECIALISTS AND ER VETERINARIANS.  This hospital has been around for many years and has a very good reputation. They have a board certified surgeon and internist in charge.  It is a great hospital but is a bit of a drive for Tequesta clients.   A map and directions can be viewed by following this link:

Pet Emergency and Critical Care
2239 S Kanner Hwy
Stuart, Florida
(772) 781-3302
THIS HOSPITAL HAS SPECIALISTS AND ER VETERINARIANS.   It is a bit of a drive from the Jupiter/Tequesta area but offers just about everything.  It has an extremely good reputation.

Palm Beach Veterinary Specialists and Emergency
3092 Forest Hill Boulevard
West Palm Beach, FL 33406
(561) 434-5700
THIS HOSPITAL HAS SPECIALISTS AND ER VETERINARIANS.   It is a moderate drive from the Jupiter/Tequesta area but offers just about everything.  It has a great reputation.

Pet PB Animal Emergency and Referral Center
2246 N Congress Avenue
Boynton Beach, Florida 33426
(561) 752-3232
THIS HOSPITAL HAS SPECIALISTS AND ER VETERINARIANS.   It is down in Boynton Beach but offers just about everything.  It has a great reputation.

ASPCA Poison Control Center
1-888-426-4435   Available 24 hours
There is a one-time $65 consultation fee to speak with a veterinary toxicologist.


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    I was recommended to Tequesta Vet Clinic about a year ago. All I can say is if you are looking for the perfect Vet, the perfect staff,your search is over. Joi Sutton and her staff are exceptional. Your furrry kids will get excellent care.

    - Susan A.

    Tequesta Vet Clinic has rescued my boy-cat who was diagnosed with diabetes. The previous vet had him on an insulin regiment that was not in his best interest. Dr. Joi Sutton has been the most compassionate and educated veterinarian that I have had the pleasure of knowing. My cat, along with his brothers, who also have been under her care for dental work, have immensely benefited by seeing her. Not only do my boys get VIP treatment, they are sent home “very thankful.” This makes me immensely

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