Emergency Pet Care

Emergency Pet Care

Emergency Veterinary care is available at the Rochester Blue Pearl Emergency Pet Hospital. The Veterinary Emergency Clinic is located off 2nd street just a few miles from Mayo Clinic. Their current hours of operation vary, so please call them first to verify they are open.

Blue Pearl Emergency Pet Hospital
121 23rd Avenue SW
Rochester, MN 55902

Another great option for emergency care is the Animal Emergency & Referral Center. They have locations in Oakdale and St. Paul and are fully staffed 24 hours. You can also check their website at www.aercmn.com for a triage chart to help determine the level of your emergency.
Animal Emergency & Referral Center
Oakdale – ER & Specialty Services 24/7
1160 Helmo Ave N
Oakdale, MN 55128
St. Paul – ER & Urgent Care 24/7
1542 W 7th Street
St. Paul, MN 55103

Root River Veterinary Center
212 St. Anthony Street South
Preston, MN 55965

For general information, questions, appointment requests, call us at:

Phone:  (507) 765-2117
Fax: (507) 765-2118
Email: rootrivervc@gmail.com


Monday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Tuesday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Wednesday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Thursday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Saturday Closed

Sunday Closed