4224 Northern Pike
Monroeville, PA 15146


Specialty and 24-Hour Emergency Pet Care

Avets | For Veterinarians

For Veterinarians


Avets was built on accessibility for patients, clients and primary care veterinarians. When the pet owner has a question or the primary care veterinarian sends a referral, we respond efficiently because we know everyone’s time is valuable.

Emergencies received:

24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year

Referrals accepted:

24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year
Phone: 412.373.4200
Fax: 412.373.4250

A Criticalist:

  • Answers any questions you have regarding a potential referral, including costs.
  • Receives any patient you directly refer during these times.

A Criticalist is available:

7 days a week, 8am – 5:30pm

Clients may visit their hospitalized pet:

24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year

Emergency/Urgent Referrals vs. Appointments

Emergency/Urgent Referrals

Appointments are not needed for urgent referrals.

  • Patients are seen in order of medical priority, then by their arrival time.
  • A Critical Care Specialist, who will coordinate care according to medical need and availability, will see patients 8am-5:30pm daily.


Appointments are scheduled in a timely manner for stable patients needing:

  • Advanced Diagnostics.
  • Procedures.
  • Specialist consultation.

Individual Specialists are available during specific appointment times.

Patients are seen by a Specialist at a specific time. Please advise your client that the office visit may take several hours depending upon the diagnostic procedure(s) performed.

Your Companion in Specialty Care

Specialty and 24-Hour Emergency Pet Care for Western Pennsylvania