Due to inclement weather the Fairmount Animal Hospital will be closing at 5PM today.
Friday January 5th: Open at 1PM & closed early at 5PM (technician services only)
We will be opening with normal hours tomorrow.
Urgent care cases are referred to the Univ of Penn (see below)
Regarding DBA Fishtown Animal Hospital, please note that SAVUPET, LLC has conducted business (such as house calls) under the name Fishtown Animal Hospital since 2009 date of which we have been registered as Fishtown Animal Hospital by the Pennsylvania department of corporation. We were the first to create such entity name within Pennsylvania. Another business in the city is now also using this DBA since 2014. Always confirm that the name of the company doing business as Fishtown Animal Hospital is SAVUPET,LLC in order to be assured that you are dealing with us.
Mondays 9:30AM to 7:00PM
Veterinarian's hours 12:30-7PM
Tuesdays 9:30 AM to 7:00PM
Wednesdays 2:00 PM to 5:00PM
Wednesdays are technicians services only
Thursdays 9:30 AM to 7:00PM
Fridays 9:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturdays 9:00 AM to 3:30PM
(phone messages left are picked up the next day)
Walk-in accepted during veterinarian's hours
Sunday and night emergencies are handled by our colleagues of the Univ. of Penn vet school's emergency and trauma center.
These are hours the hospital is open. For appointments call us.
Licensing (Dogs) questions,
Regarding "urgent care appointments":
"Urgent care" is defined as a sickness for which you would like to have your pet seen as soon as possible. Many times we can accommodate our regular clients for urgent care as soon as possible. In the event we are unable to do so you may be referred to the university of Pennsylvania (see below).
For your information, pet care records and emergency care records are transmitted daily between the University of Pennsylvania and the Fairmount Animal Hospital. There is an excellent communication between veterinarians from both hospitals.
Regarding "emergency appointments/ urgent care " and other emergency services(*):
Most of the time, a veterinarian is within the boundary of the hospital during the hours that the veterinary hospital is open except Wednesdays (technicians only)
If you feel that your pet is undergoing an emergency, we ask that you call ahead to discuss the problem if possible. We are not a specialized emergency practice, but can provide urgent care treatment . For further information on our emergency service availability, please contact us directly.
If you feel that your pet is undergoing a life threatening emergency when our veterinary hospital is closed, we recommend that you contact the University of Pennsylvania's Veterinary Emergency Trauma Center (Phone: 215-746-8911) as they are one of the leading life threatening emergency / trauma center & services in this region. They are located at 39th & Spruce Streets in Philadelphia (+/- 15-20 blocks from the Fairmount Animal Hospital ). Do not wait all night long.
* Our veterinarians see exotic animals by appointment only. Please note that all exotic animals’ emergencies and severe life threatening emergencies will be referred to the university of Pennsylvania.
2315 Fairmount Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19130
FAIRMOUNT ANIMAL HOSPITAL
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