24/7 Animal Emergency Hospital in Idaho

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

Established 30 years ago, WestVet provides the highest quality veterinary care to pets and their families in the Treasure Valley and surrounding region.

The WestVet Animal Emergency & Specialty Center at a glance:

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

We offer Idaho pet families the expertise and services of numerous veterinary specialists, including:

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Veterinary specialists are a valuable resource in treating your pet.

WestVet is a Level 1 VECCS Certified animal trauma and emergency center in Idaho.Your family veterinarian acts as a family practice physician to your pet. Occasionally—just as with human medicine—your veterinarian may offer a referral to a specialist to better meet your pet's needs. WestVet specialists serve as an extension of your family veterinarian's practice enabling them to provide the best care possible.

Your family veterinarian and our specialists work as a team when treating your beloved pet.  

WestVet is committed to providing the highest level of veterinary care in the industry. Our hospital houses state-of-the-art technology including 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

In October 2015 WestVet received certification as a Level 1 Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society (VECCS) Animal Emergency Hospital. WestVet is Idaho's only Level I certified Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care ScoietyA distinction naming WestVet as a premiere emergency and animal critical care trauma center -- and among the very elite animal hospitals in the country. Only 18 animal hospitals in the United States have achieved this certification. 

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.

In the event of an emergency, our 24-hour animal emergency hospital is always open and no appointment is necessary. Please come directly to our hospital. During regular business hours, contact your family veterinarian for concerns regarding your pet. Specialty appointments are by referral only. 

We are located at 5024 W. Chinden Blvd.. Garden City, ID 83714; at Chinden/50th in Garden City. Please don't hesitate to contact us for additional directions or assistance: 208.375.1600.

You may access a general map to our Veterinary Hospital HERE.