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(406) 829-9300

1914 S. Reserve St., Missoula, MT

Across from C.S. Porter Middle School

Emergency Vet Care When Your Pet Needs It Most

Our professional staff at Pet Emergency Care is here for you when your beloved pet needs an emergency animal hospital at any time of day. Our staff is ready to treat your pet during emergency situations at our full-service animal hospital.  Using the newest techniques and advances in veterinary medicine, we provide excellent pet care. Our team is ready to take your call and will work to resolve your pet emergency care needs. If your pet needs urgent care, do not hesitate to contact our Missoula office at (406) 829-9300. 

We Are Open for After-Hour Emergencies

Our family dogs and cats can find themselves in need of critical care any time of the day and night. Do not let your pet suffer when essential care is needed. Our emergency animal hospital is ready to evaluate and treat your beloved pet. Delaying emergency treatment can create a challenging outcome that may affect your pet's health and well-being.

We have an emergency vet available during overnight hours, weekends, and holidays to give you peace of mind that there will always be someone to care for your pet. Your pet can receive the critical veterinary care he or she needs when you have a traumatic situation. Our veterinarians are available overnight on weekdays from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. and 24 hours on weekends and holidays. 

Pet Emergency Care Services

When you have a pet emergency, and your veterinarian is not reachable, our compassionate and dedicated staff is here to care for your sick pet. Timely diagnosis and treatment are critical when treating pets with serious conditions.  

Our emergency care services include toxin ingestion, physical trauma, seizures, breathing difficulty, bloating, and other serious conditions. Our state-of-the-art diagnostic, surgical, and radiology equipment offer your pet the best outcome when an emergency situation arises.

Do not hesitate to contact our highly trained, on-call veterinary staff for emergency care. When your pet is in a life-threatening situation and cannot wait, trust that our emergency animal hospital is here to provide the care he or she needs.

Contact Our Missoula Office for Pet Emergency Care

Since 2003, our dedicated staff at the Pet Emergency Center has worked tirelessly to treat pets who need immediate attention. We are ready to assist you during those times when you need emergency care for your family pet. Contact our Missoula office at (406) 829-9300 to learn more about how our veterinarians can help. 


Pet Emergency Center | 406-829-9300

1914 S. Reserve St
Missoula, MT 59801

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    At Pet Emergency Center, we are committed to providing the best quality and compassionate patient care available. We specialize in Emergency Care, Urgent Care and Critical Care. Our facility is equipped with Digital Radiology, Ultrasound, Pharmacy, Surgery suite,  Complete, in-house diagnostic laboratory and more. No appointment necessary. Call now!

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We Love What We Do!

  • Kariel Veterinary Technician
    Kariel, Veterinary Technician

    'I’m passionate about excellent customer service and seeing happy outcomes for beloved family pets!'

  • Eric Veterinary Technician
    Eric, Veterinary Technician

    'I have always loved animals and pets so working with them all day fascinates me. Everyday, I feel like I am making a difference in the lives of pets and their human families as well.'

  • Brian Montross DVM
    Brian Montross DVM

    'At Pet Emergency Center I get to manage complicated medical cases every day which makes my day challenging and meaningful!'

    Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine, 2021

    Graduate of Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine on the Caribbean island of St. Kitts and University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine in Columbia, Missouri, Dr. Brian Montross is passionate about emergency veterinary medicine and surgery and delivers positive outcomes for patients in a compassionate and caring way.  In his free time he enjoys spending time in the backcountry experiencing all that Montana has to offer. 


  • Emma Montross DVM
    Emma Montross DVM

    'I’m passionate about seeing happy outcomes for beloved family pets.'

    Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine, 2021

    Graduate of Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine on the Caribbean island of St. Kitts and University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine in Columbia, Missouri, Dr. Emma Montross has returned home to Missoula and Pet Emergency Center where she worked as a veterinary technician prior to attending veterinary school.  

  • Billy Practice Manager
    Billy, Practice Manager

    'The combined experience in emergency medicine and surgery of this team is outstanding.  We can offer so much for sick and injured pets.'

    With over 20 years of experience in the veterinary profession from Florida and Arizona to Montana, Billy manages Pet Emergency Center with a wealth of knowledge and energy!

  • Desiree Veterinary Technician
    Desiree, Veterinary Technician

    'I love being part of a team where honesty is practiced.  I trust my own pets to each and every member of the Pet Emergency Center team!'

  • Tyler Veterinary Technician
    Tyler, Veterinary Technician

    'Our clients are absolutely the best!  I love serving caring pet owners who show their commitment to their pet by coming in even the middle of the night.'

  • Jessie Veterinary Technician
    Jessie, Veterinary Technician

    'I love our clients and being able to help their pets in time of need!'

  • Emily Veterinary Technician
    Emily, Veterinary Technician

    'I’m so grateful to be part of such a compassionate team where every patient and client is treated with kindness, respect and exceptional care.'

  • Caroline Veterinary Technician
    Caroline, Veterinary Technician

    'What an amazing and caring team – I’m privileged to be part of it!'

  • Natalie Veterinary Technician
    Natalie, Veterinary Technician

    'I’ve had emergencies with my own pets and know how stressful it is.  I love being able to help our clients and pets in their time of need.'

  • Earl Ellingson DVM
    Earl Ellingson DVM

    'For 15 years, emergency surgery has been my passion.  Saving the life of a pet is very rewarding.'

    Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Colorado Sate University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, 2005

  • William Duncan DVM
    William Duncan DVM

    'As one of the founding members of Pet Emergency Center, I am proud of how this team serves the Missoula community.'

    Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Colorado State University, 1984

  • Jani Zirbel DVM
    Jani Zirbel DVM

    'I consider it a privilege and great responsibility to serve pets and their owners in our community.' 

    Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, 1984

  • Taylor Veterinary Technician
    Taylor, Veterinary Technician

    'Being able to make a bad situation better.  That’s what I love about working at Pet Emergency Center.'

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Office Hours

Open every night and 24 hours all weekend.

Monday

5:30 pm - 8:00 am

Tuesday

5:30 pm - 8:00 am

Wednesday

5:30 pm - 8:00 am

Thursday

5:30 pm - 8:00 am

Friday

5:30 pm - 8:00 am

Saturday

Open 24 hrs.

Sunday

Open 24 hrs.

Monday
5:30 pm - 8:00 am
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 8:00 am
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 8:00 am
Thursday
5:30 pm - 8:00 am
Friday
5:30 pm - 8:00 am
Saturday
Open 24 hrs.
Sunday
Open 24 hrs.

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