Urgent Care

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Well Pets Veterinary Clinic is excited to offer Urgent Care services for pets in need by walk-in and call-ahead appointment basis. We take care of any sick pet or injured pet that cannot wait until the next day for care.

Urgent Care hours:

Mon - Fri: 12pm - 10pm
Sat & Sun: 10am - 10pm

  • Bite Wounds or Lacerations 
  • Ear Problem 
  • Eye Problem 
  • Vomiting or Diarrhea 
  • Limping
  • Fleas or Worms 
  • Allergies or Skin problems 
  • Toxin ingestion 
  • Paw or Nail issue 
  • Collapse 
  • Lethargy 
  • Abscess 
  • Urinary Problems/ Accidents inside
  • Coughing/Sneezing 
  • Anal gland issues (scooting, licking)
  • Decreased Appetite 
  • Hives/swelling/reactions 
  • End of Life/ Euthanasia 
  • Bad Breath 
  • Fever 
  • Constipation
  • And more!

What Cases Will We See?

  • Bite Wounds or Lacerations 
  • Ear Problem 
  • Eye Problem 
  • Vomiting or Diarrhea 
  • Limping
  • Fleas or Worms 
  • Allergies or Skin problems 
  • Toxin ingestion 
  • Paw or Nail issue 
  • Collapse 
  • Lethargy 
  • Abscess 
  • Urinary Problems/ Accidents inside
  • Coughing/Sneezing 
  • Anal gland issues (scooting, licking)
  • Decreased Appetite 
  • Hives/swelling/reactions 
  • End of Life/ Euthanasia 
  • Bad Breath 
  • Fever 
  • Constipation
  • And more!

If your pet is experiencing an urgent medical issue after hours, please visit the list of nearby emergency hospitals.

FAQ and hospital responses

We prefer you call ahead to be added to the waitlist. Patients will be prioritized and triaged based on their symptoms and conditions. Any patient needing medical attention, but not life threatening, may be asked to wait.
For the safety of your pet and our staff, please allow our trained professionals to care for your pet We will ensure that you are placed in a comfortable exam or waiting room and will communicate with you regularly.
We recommend all pets return to their primary care veterinarian in the time recommended by our urgent care doctor.
Yes, you can take your pet home tonight. There will be cases that require transfer to the 24-hour Specialty hospital for around-the-clock care.
Dogs and cats
Each patient will be triaged and assessed by a trained professional. Critical life-threatening conditions will take precedence. The severity of your pets’ condition, as well as when your pet was added to our waitlist, will determine when the doctor will be in to talk to you and examine your pet.
We accept all major credit cards, debit cards, cash, checks, Care Credit, and Scratch Pay. Deposits are required for treatment and all payment is due at the time of service. Our current payment plans are through Care Credit and Scratch Pay, both can be applied for online before arriving.
Given that there are many different insurances available now, you are responsible for calling to determine your specific coverage. Payment will be due at the time of service, then you coordinate with your specific insurance for reimbursement.
Outpatient cases will be instructed to schedule any rechecks or follow up care with their primary care veterinarian. We will ensure that all patient exam notes, and diagnostic test results are completed and emailed to you so that you may provide them to your primary care veterinarian.
No, you will coordinate a pickup time with our veterinary staff. All pets must be picked up by the time designated by our team.

1201 Lake Murray Blvd,
Irmo, South Carolina 29063​

Monday

7:30am - 6:00pm

Tuesday

7:30am - 6:00pm

Wednesday

7:30am - 6:00pm

Thursday

7:30am - 6:00pm

Friday

7:30am - 6:00pm

Saturday

Urgent Care Only

Sunday

Urgent Care Only

We understand your need for flexibility as dogs and cats may require medical attention at unexpected times. That’s why we make our compassionate, professional care available after normal business hours, every day of the week. We’re here for you and your pet for everything from annual visits to emergency veterinary care and anything in-between.

We are here to service the cities of Columbia, SC, Irmo, SC, Lexington, SC, Chapin, SC, West Columbia, SC, Gaston, SC, Newberry, SC, Cayce, SC, Prosperity, SC, Gilbert, SC and more!

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Our Veterinary Services

Annual Visits

Vaccinations

Spay & Neuter*

Puppy & Kitten Care

Dental Care

Microchipping

Senior Wellness

Parasite Prevention

Diagnostics

In-House Laboratory

Bereavement Resources

* Requires an initial exam