In addition to being an emergency facility, they also function during the day as a specialty hospital. The Animal Emergency & Referral Center is a state-of-the-art facility in central Mississippi for advanced emergency and surgical care and is open 24 hours a day.
AERC is an extension of the primary care veterinarian—we work as a team to provide the most comprehensive and advanced care possible. As part of the team approach, all medical information is shared with the primary care veterinarian so that a complete medical record is available through the primary care veterinary clinic. AERC primarily treats canine and feline patients and does not provide routine or elective health-care procedures such as vaccinations, spay/neuter services and dentistry.
At first the thought of using another clinic for emergency services is nerve-racking. If you fit into this train of thought please keep reading. Below are a list of reasons why we believe this is the best medicine for your pet.
#1) They have 24 hour staff including doctors that are monitoring your pet continuously.
#2) They are staffed by specialists who are trained to handle emergency situations and deal with them on a
#3) The faster your pet is actually diagnosed, the faster he will be treated and begin healing.
#3) Our staff does need time off to recuperate. They work very hard for our clients 40+ hours a week!
While it may seem a good feeling to drop your pet off at your local clinic (that you know) the reality is, that your pet only received a partial workup and is most likely just hanging-out until the morning! Unless they are a true 24 hour clinic... We are striving to provide the best medicine available for your pet...
At Mannsdale Animal Clinic we pride ourselves in doing the best medicine possible for your pets. If you have an after-hours emergency please click the link below to be taken to the Animal Emergency and Referral Center's website. They are located on Lakeland Drive in Flowood, MSand handle all of our emergencies. They are a full service, fully staffed emergency center and affiliated with the MSU College of Veterinary Medicine.
They can be reached at 601-939-8999