Tranquilization/Sedation

Tranquilization or sedation is used to calm an animal under various conditions. The animal remains awake or may ‘sleep’ but is easily aroused when stimulated. Pet owners frequently request sedation for their animals during travel, thunderstorms, fireworks, etc. Sedation and tranquilization are not without risk and each animal should be assessed prior to dispensing these medicines.

Location Hours
Monday8:00am – 6:00pm
Tuesday8:00am – 6:00pm
Wednesday8:00am – 5:00pm
Thursday8:00am – 6:00pm
Friday8:00am – 6:00pm
Saturday8:00am – 12:00pm
SundayClosed

Emergency Process
In the event your pet has an emergent event, call the clinic at 973-228-4444 to see if the doctors are there to assist you. If they are not available please leave a message on the answering machine. We may be treating a pet or possible already involved in a surgical emergency. We will call you back! If you do not get a call back within 5 minutes, or your pet's emergent need is life threatening, call the emergency clinic and inform them of your emergency and make your way there. The phone number is 973-226-3282; The address is 1237 Bloomfield Ave, Fairfield, NJ 07004. The link on my webite site for the AERC will give you directions on mapquest. In the event you use the emergency clinic, please leave a message on my answering machine in order that I can follow your pet's condition and follow up.