Mass-RI Veterinary ER

477 Milford Rd
Swansea, MA 02777




Emergency Care:  Our hospital is open and staffed with a licensed veterinarian and veterinary technicians 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. To meet our emergency doctors, please, click here.



Surgical Services:  Our state-of-the-art surgical suite provides for the performance of a wide variety of emergency and orthopedic surgical procedures. Our staff veterinarians are experienced in performing emergency surgical procedures. We also have access to a board-certified veterinary surgeon who will perform orthopedic procedures as well as specialized soft tissue surgeries. 



Additional Services

Diagnostic and Therapeutic Services:  Our hospital is equipped to provide diagnostic and therapeutic services to care for your pets' complete health care needs.  
Anesthesia:  We utilize the safest available anesthetics to provide an extra margin of safety, especially for our older or high-risk patients. Using the most modern equipment, the patient's vital signs are monitored during all anesthetic procedures.
Radiology Services:  Our on-site, digital X-ray equipment provides high quality radiographs to aid in the quick diagnosis of many disorders. We offer radiograph interpretation with a board certified radiologist.


Ultrasound Services: We offer abdominal and cardiac ultrasounds with a specialist.
Electrocardiography Services:  We provide EKG services on-site as well as consultations with a cardiology specialist.
  Our in-house laboratory facilities provide for serum chemistry, hematology, coagulation profiles, blood gas analysis, urinalysis and parasite testing. We also utilize commercial veterinary laboratories for specialized diagnostics and consultations.


Blood bank: We keep multiple blood products on hand including canine packed red cells (from universal donors), canine plasma, canine platelet concentrate, and feline plasma. We have in hospital feline blood donors to provide feline whole blood.
Pharmacy:  We maintain a complete inventory of antibiotics, anti-inflammatories, cardiac and respiratory medications to meet the needs of your pet. We also carry prescription diets.


Additional specialty services:  We encourage you or your family veterinarian to call if your pet needs specialty care. If we don't provide the specialty service your pet requires, we can usually help you find a facility that does.