Animal Hospital in Idaho & Oregon

WestVet is Idaho's only 24 hour Animal Emergency Hospital and Specialty Center.

Established 30 years ago, WestVet provides the highest quality veterinary emergency and specialty care to pets and their families in the Treasure Valley. WestVet is proud to be Idaho's only 24 Hour Animal Emergency Hospital and Specialty CenterWestVet is the only facility to offer specialty animal care services in the state of Idaho and surrounding region.

The WestVet Animal Emergency & Specialty Center at a glance:

  • The first and only integrated emergency and veterinary specialty hospital in Idaho and surrounding region
  • Nationally recognized as one of the most progressive veterinary hospitals in the Northwest
  • 15 board-certified specialists and a team of highly trained veterinary professionals.
  • Offering state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging, surgery, and anesthesia care

We offer our patients the expertise and services of numerous veterinary specialists:

Veterinary specialists are a valuable resource in treating your pet. Your family veterinarian has excellent training in veterinary medicine and he/she acts as a family practice physician to your pet. WestVet is a Level 1 VECCS Certified animal trauma and emergency center in Idaho.Occasionally—just as with human medicine—there are times your veterinarian may suggest a referral to a veterinary specialist to better meet your pet's needs. We serve as an extension of your family veterinarian's practice, enabling them to provide the best veterinary care possible.

Your family veterinarian and WestVet specialists will work together as a team to treat your beloved pet and provide you the essential information on diagnosis and treatment options. WestVet committed to providing the highest level of veterinary care available in the industry. Our hospital houses state-of-the-art technology such as digital x-ray; spiral CT; MRI; high-speed fluoroscopy; endoscopy; laparoscopic, thoracoscopic, and arthroscopic surgery equipment; standard ultrasound; cardiac ultrasound; telemetry and continuous ECG.

Idaho's only VECCS certified Level 1 Animal Hospital

WestVet received certification as a Level 1 Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society Animal Emergency Hospital in October 2015. WestVet is Idaho's only Level I certified Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care ScoietyThis distinction names WestVet as a premiere emergency and critical care trauma center for animals, and among the very elite animal hospitals in the country. Rest assured, your pets will receive the highest level of veterinary care available with our team of specialists, highly trained doctors, and staff members. 

WestVet Provides Veterinary Care 24/7 to Idaho's Pets

WestVet is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year with board certified veterinary surgeons on call 24 hours a day. During regular business hours, please contact your family veterinarian with questions or concerns regarding your pet. Specialty appointments are by referral only.Our 24 hour Animal Emergency Hospital is always open; no appointment is necessary for emergency veterinary care. If you are experiencing an emergency, please come directly to our hospital.

We are located at 5019 N. Sawyer Ave. Garden City, ID 83714; you'll find us one block north of the Chinden/50th intersection in Garden City. Please don't hesitate to contact us if you require additional directions or assistance: 208.375.1600. for a general map to our Veterinary Hospital, click HERE.

Behind the Scenes at WestVet

In this video you will see a few of our favorite moments; watch our specialists, doctors, technicians, and support staff in action and lots of furry faces that we have grown to love!