Welcome to Metropolitan Animal Emergency and Specialty Center
24-Hour Veterinary Emergency Clinic
Metropolitan Animal Emergency and Specialty Center is the Greater Washington Metropolitan area’s pet care answer 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. We combine the passionate care you are accustomed to from your primary care veterinarian with the precision and effectiveness emergency veterinary care requires.Contact Us
Your pet is an important part of your family, and when he or she is ill, you want the best medical care available.
From bite wounds to foreign-body removal, we can perform emergency surgery in our comprehensive and state-of-the-art clinic.Learn More
We can test right away and get lab results in-house, saving precious time.Learn More
End of Life Care
Also known as aftercare, we offer more than a service. We provide a safe place to grieve as well as a respectful handling of the procedures to bring lasting comfort to your beloved family friend.Learn More
This form of treatment uses highly oxygenated air to help with swelling and wound healing, among other things.Learn More
Specialized intensive care
We offer a variety of other services focused on cost-effective healing.Learn More
They really care!
All in all, the staff were very caring and informative from the desk clerk to the techs to the vet and I am so glad they are 24 hours and my kitty is feeling better already. They care about animals and realize that animals are a part of the family more than just a pet and are very kind and helpful.
First time here. Great communication during the process and took great care of Rudy.
The Best Vet Practice
Everyone at this place has been incredibly friendly, patient, efficient, and sympathetic. Considering all they've done, the cost has been very reasonable. Bottom line, this is the best vet practice I've ever been to and I trust them with my puppy completely.
The techs and vets were all very patient and helpful, updating me and explaining his condition and answering my lists of questions.
Literal Life Savers
Simply put, these fantastic people saved my dogs life.
Every person we encountered, from the receptionist to the techs to the vets were extremely friendly and caring.
Virtual Consultations With Televet
MEAC is now offering remote healthcare services with TeleVet! With the TeleVet mobile app you can easily send virtual consultation requests to us whenever your pet is sick or injured. Not intended for emergencies.