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Tuskegee University Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital

The Tuskegee University Small Animal Emergency and Intensive Care service is managed by small animal rotating interns and clinical veterinary students under the direct supervision of a board-certified emergency and critical care specialist.

The service provides:  

* 24hr/7 days a week emergency receiving services

* 24Hr in house laboratory analysis: CBC, Chemistries, Urinary, Clotting, Blood gases.

* 24Hr continuous patient monitoring, treatments and interventions

* Catheterization: Intravenous, Urinary, Arterial

* IV Fluid therapy

* Transfusion medicine: Whole blood and Plasma products

* Pain management

* Oxygen supplementation

* Nutritional support: Enteral and parenteral (IV) nutrition 

* Continual access to and collaboration with internal medicine and surgery services

* Consistent and timely communication with our clients regarding their pet health status and current financial status

* Continuous access to and collaboration with internal medicine and surgery services

* Over the phone consultations with regional veterinarians

* Training opportunities for clinical veterinary students, interns and visiting veterinarians.