Since Animal Wellness Center only offers low-cost vaccines, spay/neuter, and wellness care, we understand you may be concerned about where to go if your pet is sick or you have an emergency.

Our sister clinic, Turkey Creek Animal Hospital is available to assist you during their normal business hours:

  • Monday – Friday:  8am to 6pm
  • Saturday: 8am to 1pm


For those times when your pet needs urgent or emergency care after hours, we recommend you contact the following emergency pet hospitals:

Urgent Care – These visit types require soon-to-immediate medical attention, but do not fall into the Emergency category of being a life-threatening injury or illness:

UrgentVet (Brandon)
2446 Bloomingdale Avenue
Valrico, Fl
(813) 413-6664

Open 3pm – 11pm Weekdays,
Weekends 10am – 8pm

UrgentVet (Lakeland)
3550 Harden Blvd
Lakeland, Fl
(863) 345-2800

Open 3pm – 11pm Weekdays,
Weekends 10am – 8pm

Emergency Care – These types of visits require immediate medical attention and involve life-threatening injuries or illness:

Blue Pearl
607 Lumsden Professional Ct
Brandon, FL 33511
(813) 571-3303

717 W Robertson St.
Brandon, FL 33511
(813) 603-8000

For after-hours emergencies, you can also call our main line at 813-752-2869 and follow the prompts for Emergency Care. You will be automatically transferred to one of our recommended emergency hospitals.