Emergency & Critical Care
- Small Animal: 517-353-5420
- Large Animal: 517-353-9710
Our specialists coordinate with primary care veterinarians to provide continuity of care when patients require specialty care or sophisticated diagnostic tools and treatments.
Specialists in more than 20 specialty services provide care to companion animals in state-of-the art facilities. The depth of expertise results in care unmatched in the state.
We provide emergency care as well as advanced diagnostics, specialty medical and surgical treatment, and therapeutic services for horses, cattle, and other food / fiber animals.
When Grand Rapids Police K9 officer, Eli, was stabbed eight times during a confrontation with a suspect, he was rushed to Animal Emergency Hospital, where MSU alum Dr. Samantha Barscewski spent over two hours in the operating room repairing the numerous stab wounds.
The 2022 AAEP Annual Convention and Trade Show recently took place in San Antonio, and the MSU alum reception was held in the Navarro Ballroom at the Westin Riverwalk hotel. After some remarks from Dr. Annette O’Connor and Dr. Julie Strachota, alums and friends enjoyed mingling and catching up with one another. We also took some time to recognize Dr. Harold Schott, who was awarded the AAEP Distinguished Educator – Academic Award at the convention this year. Here are some photos from the night:
This year, the American College of Veterinary Pathologists Annual Meeting was in Boston, and the MSU alum reception was held at Tuscan Kitchen. The conference included many interesting presentations on innovative research in the field of pathology, and the MSU reception was a great opportunity for alums and faculty to catch up with each other. Here are some photos from the meeting and the reception: