Lorain County Animal Emergency Center, Inc

5152 Grove Avenue, Rt 57
Lorain, OH 44055




Emergency Service


Monday 6:00pm to 8:00am

Tuesday 6:00pm to 8:00am

Wednesday 6:00pm to 8:00am

Thursday 6:00pm to 8:00am

Friday 6:00pm to 8:00am

Saturday 8:00am to 7:59am

Sunday 8:00am to 7:59am Monday morning

Our Emergency Service provides after hours veterinary care to our area Animal- Veterinary Hospitals. Our facility is equipped to handle the most severe of illness or trauma, yet we welcome any minor problems- ie:  "a thorn in a paw", "a broken toe nail", "a bleeding tail feather", and "an emergency ear cleaning".  As the owner you determine urgency of pet care day or night.

We offer a wide range of veterinary services to keep your companions feeling their best:


Diagnostic and Therapeutic Services  

Our hospital is equipped to provide diagnostic and therapeutic services to care for your pets' complete health care needs.  


Surgical Services  

Our state-of-the-art surgical suite provides for the performance of a wide variety of surgical procedures.



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 anesthetic equipment, all patients are ventilated, vital signs are monitored during all anesthetic procedures.


Ultrasound and endoscopic procedures 

Helps us with the diagnosis of more complicated cases.

Radiology Services  

Our on-site, digital X-ray equipment provides high quality radiographs to aid in the quick diagnosis of many disorders. 


Electrocardiography Services  

We provide onsite ECG monitoring, Blood pressure (NIBP / Doppler BP) monitoring, Pulse oximetry (SpO2), and along with determination of respiratory carbon dioxide levels (ETCO2) we able to treat the needs of our critical respiratory and cardiac compromised pets.



We do not perform routine teeth cleaning and polishing dentistry.  See your family veterinarian.  However, we do dental X-rays, tooth extractions and minor oral surgery as indicated.



Our in-house laboratory facilities provide for serum chemistry, hematology, serology, blood gases, blood coagulation, urinalysis and parasite testing. We also utilize commercial veterinary laboratories for specialized diagnostics and consultations.  We realize that many times our patients do not have 24 hours to await Laboratory results submitted to a outside Laboratory service.


We maintain a complete inventory of pharmaceuticals to meet the needs of your pet. We also carry a full line of prescription diets.

Emergency Care  

Our hospital not just one of the best in the state of Ohio, we rank among the best within the country!   The quality of care and comfort provided to your pet is exceptional.  We invented the usage of the pet critical care crib and oxygen muzzle systems.  Our doctors have more than thirty years of veterinary emergency medicine experience. Come and visit us, you and your pet will not be disappointed.