VCA Paradise Valley Emergency Animal Hospital

For Veterinarians Overview

We know that entrusting your patients to another doctor is a challenge. At our hospital, we want you to know that your referred patients will receive the best care from us. You can count on us to be your partners in health care.

We have a full range of services  to meet the needs that even your most challenging cases present. Feel free to contact us for a tour of our facility or to meet some of our staff.

VCA Paradise Valley Emergency Animal Hospital (PVEAH) offers its referring veterinarians complete emergency tertiary diagnostic and treatment services. An overview of our services is:

Emergency Diagnostic Lab: 
VCA PVEAH offers a complete in-house diagnostic lab allowing for a thorough diagnostic base line and more advanced testing including Complete blood Count, Chemistry, Electrolytes, Blood Gas, Coagulation Profiles, Lactate, Urinalysis, Canine Spec CPL and in-house blood typing and cross-matching for both canine and feline patients. All detailed reports are sent back to the referring veterinarian to continue medical treatment.

Transfusion and Fluid therapy:
At VCA PVEAH a variety of blood products, crystalloid and colloid fluids and Rattlesnake Anti-venin are always available for patient care. We carry canine packed red blood cells and both canine and feline fresh frozen plasma. We stock a large number of crystalloid fluid types as well as Vet Starch and are prepared to handle challenging cases such as those patients with diabetic ketoacidosis, hypoadrenocorticism, hypernatremia, pancreatitis, hemorrhagic gastroenteritis, parvoviral enteritis and others.

Digital Radiography:
VCA PVEAH offers digital radiography. Images are placed on CD-Rom and are sent with the client to the referring veterinary hospital to become a permanent part of their medical record and images can be e-mailed on request as well. Further, if requested, a boarded radiologist can review all images for an additional fee.

VCA PVEAH offers emergency ultrasound services. All medical team members have training in FAST abdominal ultrasound evaluation. These services allow the medical team to evaluate an emergency patient for abdominal trauma, neoplasia, abdominal effusion, and pericardial effusion as well. Our services will allow referring hospitals the ability to obtain key information on critical care patients immediately. The referring veterinarian will receive a full report and copies of images. Images can also be placed on a CD-Rom and can be sent with the client to the referring veterinary hospital to become a permanent part of their medical record. If requested, a boarded radiologist can review the images for an additional fee.


General Practice

We have over 600 animal hospitals in 41 states and 4 Canadian provinces that are staffed by more than 3,000 fully-qualified, dedicated and compassionate veterinarians, with more than 400 being board-certified specialists.

The nationwide VCA family of general practice hospitals give your pet the very best in medical care, providing a full range of general medical and surgical services as well as specialized treatments such as wellness, spay/neuter, advanced diagnostic services (MRI/CT Scan), internal medicine, oncology, ophthalmology, dermatology, cardiology, neurology, boarding, and grooming. Services may vary by location.

Our family of pet hospitals stands out by delivering the greatest resources in order provide the highest quality care available for your pets. By maintaining the highest standards of pet health care available anywhere, we emphasize prevention as well as healing. We provide continuing education programs to our doctors and staff and promote the open exchange of professional knowledge and expertise. And finally, we have established a consistent program of procedures and techniques, proven to be the most effective in keeping pets healthy.

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Emergency Care

Emergency Care


VCA Paradise Valley Emergency Animal Hospital

6969 E. Shea Blvd, Ste 150
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
(480) 991-1845

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 We are open:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 5pm - 8am and from Friday 5pm until Monday at 8am.

Open 24 hours on Saturdays, Sundays, and all holidays.


If we are closed, you can also contact:

VCA Animal Referral and Emergency Center of Arizona

1648 North Country Club Drive

Mesa, AZ 85201

Phone: 480-898-0001