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Emergency Veterinarian Hospital Serving Rancho Santa Margarita

We understand that emergencies happen. Unfortunately most animal emergency veterinary clinics are open 9 to 5 and are inaccessible after closing hours.  That’s why we have emergency animal hospitals. We provide the emergency medical services for pets when no one else is open. 

BrightCare Animal Emergency is a soon to be 24 hour location that allows pet owners to leave their pets overnight if a medical emergency occurs. They’ll be monitored and be taken cared of by our highly trained medical staff. Everything is handled in the confines of our animal hospital.

Located Less than 10 Minutes Away from RSM

Located four miles away from the center of Ladera Ranch, our animal emergency hospital is located right on the border of Mission Viejo and Ladera Ranch. BrightCare Animal Emergency works with you local family veterinary clinic to provide 24 hour emergency veterinary services for Rancho Santa Margarita residents.

We so many families from Rancho Santa Margarita and work with veterinarians in that area. This allows us to provide the best care for our furry loved ones in the Rancho Santa Margarita area.

We are located at the Mission Viejo Marketplace across the street from the Presbyterian Church. Same plaza as the Bank of America and Wells Fargo.

Address: 26012 Marguerite Pkwy Suite 0, Mission Viejo, CA 92692
Phone: (949) 716-9270

Rancho Santa Margarita FAQ’s

How long does it take to get to your office in MissionViejo if im located in Rancho Santa Margarita?

  • If you live in Rancho Santa Margarita, you can reach our office in around 15 minutes with little to no traffic.  If you are coming around peak traffic time to our office in Mission Viejo, it can take around 20 to 25 minutes. 

How do you recommend we get to the office if we are coming from Racho Santa Margarita:

  • There are a few different ways that you can go, but we want to recommend the easiest for you. The directions we will give are not using tolls so you do not get charged while trying to make it to our office. If you have toll road access and dont mind paying then thats great! First take Santa Margarita Pkwy to Marguerite Pkwy, take this all the way to the shopping center that sits on the corner of Oso Pkwy. If you can take toll roads, we recommend taking the 241 to Oso Pkwy to reach our office. 

Does your office handle emergency situations?

  • Our office handles many types of emergency situations. If you are experiencing an emergency, please give us a call before you make your way to our office. Giving us a heads up about the situation can help us to be prepared for you and your pet’s arrival.

    Emergency situations and pet safety, do I need to take precautions?

    • It is always best to take precautions when you are experiencing a pet emergency. In any emergency situation, it is important to continue to follow traffic laws and speed limits. Causing a further accident or getting pulled over can only hurt your pet more or prolong the time for you to reach our office. Another important precaution we reccomened is that you safely secure your pet inside your vehicle before you make your way to Mission Viejo. If they are laying down, place padding like a pillow or blankets around them, this way they are unable to shift around. 

    What are your services?

    • At our office, we are an animal emergency hosptial, as well as an animal neurology center. Our services include oxygen therapy, ultrasound, wound and laceration repair, blood ransfusions endoscopy and foreign body removal, cardiology, and sizure management. If you have any questions reguarding our services please do not hesitate to contact us. We will answer any question you may have! If you would like to set up an appointment, you can do so on our homepage. 

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    What are the basic procedures performed during an animal emergency?

    If there is an animal emergency in Rancho Santa Margarita, here are the basic procedures that are performed when a patient comes in. We take the pet to the back and assess their vitals and situation. From there, we determine what is going on and see if further testing, bloodwork, or x-rays are needed.

    Where do you find an emergency 24-hour vet?

    Finding an emergency 24-hour vet in Rancho Santa Margarita is not a hard task. We are here to help! Our Brightcare Veterinary Group is conveniently located at 26012 Marguerite Pkwy, Suite 0, Mission Viejo, CA 92692. If you happen to get lost, feel free to give us a call at 949-716-9270

    How do you handle a pet emergency at a vet clinic?

    If you have to go to the emergency vet in Rancho Santa Margarita, we will handle your pet emergency at our vet clinic. At Brightcare Veterinary Group, we have the necessary tools and supplies to help your pet in an emergency situation. Remember, however, to remain calm for your pet.

    What type of care is taken during a pet emergency?

    If you need emergency pet care in Rancho Santa Margarita, then we are here for you. We take all the necessary precautions so that we can be ready for your pet’s particular emergency situation. We provide top-quality care and understand how important your pet is to you.

    When should I take my dog to the emergency clinic?

    You should take your dog to the dog emergency clinic in Rancho Santa Margarita if they experienced any life-threatening injury, trauma, poison, etc. If you are unsure if your pet needs to be brought in, then please call your regular vet or give us a call.

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