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COVID-19 Update



We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause but we are very short staffed and could not cover all the shifts.


Please call us at 952-953-3737 to find out how we are working to limit exposure and what you will need to do when you get here.


Please be aware that our wait time can be quite long and phone lines may be busy due to new protocols that are in accordance with CDC guidelines. We appreciate your patience and understanding.

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Working Hand In Paw With Your Veterinarian

Working Hand In Paw With Your Veterinarian

Who We Are

AAHA_tC_2South Metro Animal Emergency Care in Apple Valley has been treating sick and injured pets for over 28 years. Our dedicated staff understands how frightening an after-hours or weekend pet emergency can be, and we’re committed to treating your family friend as if it were our own.

Our treatment area, in-house laboratory, and intensive care ward enable South Metro’s veterinarians and technicians to use state-of-the-art technology and the latest medical advances to diagnose and treat a wide variety of critically ill and seriously injured pets.

When your primary veterinarian is closed, South Metro Animal Emergency Care is here for you and your pet!

What We Do

South Metro Animal Emergency Care (SMAEC) provides after-hours emergency care on weeknights, weekends, and all major holidays. At least one veterinarian and several veterinary technicians are on site during all open hours providing complete diagnostic and therapeutic services via our:

  • 4 exam rooms
  • Central triage and treatment areas
  • In-house laboratory
  • Radiology Services
  • Intensive Care Unit
  • Surgical suite equipped to handle everything from simple laceration repairs to GDV, foreign body removals, and c-section deliveries
  • Isolation unit for contagious conditions
  • Feline conscious facility, emphasizing on stress free handling and compassionate care

Get In Touch

Call Us:
(952) 953-3737

Fax Us:

Email Us:

[email protected]

Visit Us:
14690 Pennock Avenue
Apple Valley, MN 55124


  • Monday – Thursday: 6pm – 8am
  • Weekends: Friday 6pm – Monday 8am


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Important: This form is for general inquiries only, not for specific medical questions, advice, or recommendations. Please call our office at 952-953-3737 for medical questions or immediate assistance. 

Where We Are

Map of Our Location: 14690 Pennock Avenue, Apple Valley, MN 55124

South Metro Animal Emergency Care

South Metro Animal Emergency Care
14690 Pennock Ave
Apple Valley, MN 55124

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