Our services


At Great Lakes Pet Emergencies (GLPE) we provide a wide range of services for every imaginable emergency because your pet’s health is important to us. We strive to provide each patient with personalized, compassionate care while utilizing the most advanced and comprehensive lab and diagnostic capabilities in our area.  We are also the first and currently the only VECCS certified level III facility in the state of Michigan.

fc_level-3You may be referred to our hospital for any of the following reasons:

  • Unexpected injury or illness after your veterinarian’s regular office hours.
  • Advanced care or support such as continuous oxygen supplementation, ECG or blood pressure monitoring, or drug infusion.
  • Advanced monitoring due to the severity of your pet’s illness or injury
  • Overnight post-surgical or post-anesthetic monitoring for complications and pain management.
  • Lab tests completed to facilitate a diagnosis and aid in patient care
  • Advanced diagnostic procedures such as digital radiographs and board-certified radiologist consultation, ultrasound, or endoscopy.
  • Surgical or other anesthetic procedure when your family veterinarian is unavailable.

What sets us apart…


buildingnight2There is always someone here with your pet, even in the middle of the night. If your pet’s condition changes at 3am, we are here to respond. Can’t sleep without making sure your pet is ok? Give us a call, a doctor and trained technical staff are monitoring your pet at all times while in the hospital.
our on-site lab

labWe are able to get answers about your pet’s condition in minutes, which gets your pet back on the road to recovery faster. For some patients this fast turnaround can be lifesaving.
our specialized equipment

equipmentOur digital xray machine allows us to send copies of your pet’s xrays to your regular veterinary clinic or out to a radiologist for a second opinion, even after everyone else is in bed. With our endoscope we can look inside your pet’s stomach and get the sock your dog ate without the need for surgery. Our fluid pumps make it safe to give IV fluids to even the smallest of animals.
our people

ourpeopleOur doctors and staff are specially trained to handle almost any emergency and do so with care and compassion.