At Colonial Animal Hospital, we sincerely hope that you never require emergency help for your pet. We would like you to know, though, that our team is here to provide animal emergency care in Fort Myers, Lehigh Acres, Estero, Cape Coral, and all of Southwest Florida 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year - including holidays.

Despite your best efforts to protect your pet and keep them safe, emergencies can occur at any time. While many vets are only available during their normal business hours, the team here at Colonial Animal Hospital is always on call and ready to assist. And when you choose us, you never have to worry about emergency fees or up-charges - even if your pet needs emergency care late at night or on a holiday.
When to Seek


Sometimes, it’s difficult to distinguish between a genuine animal emergency and a situation that can wait until normal business hours. In general, it’s best to err on the side of caution and visit an emergency vet in Fort Myers if your pet seems to be in serious distress. Signs of emergencies include:
  • Seizures
  • Excessive vomiting or diarrhea
  • Crying out in pain
  • Sudden extreme lethargy
  • Distended, painful abdomen
  • Profuse bleeding
  • Blood in urine or stool
  • Serious injuries
  • Sudden behavioral changes
Emergency Vet in


When you need an emergency vet in Fort Myers, trust Colonial Animal Hospital. Our compassionate team is always on call and will do whatever it takes to help your pet in their time of need. We strive to keep our emergency services affordable, too, so you don’t have to worry about money in addition to worrying about your beloved companion. Please contact us immediately if your pet is in need of emergency care.


Colonial Animal Hospital provides animal emergency services for dogs, cats, exotic and avian pets in Fort Myers, Lehigh Acres, Estero, and Cape Coral and all of Southwest Florida.