Emergency Care

Friends For Life is an adoption and rescue agency and cannot provide onsite clinic services to the public. But we can help you to find the resources you may need to help the animal.

If the emergency occurs during business hours:

Many veterinarians will give a good Samaritan discount for a stray animal. Always be sure to ask. If you need a referral to a veterinarian in your area, call us at 713-863-9835 or email us at info@adoptfriends4life.org

In addition, there are low cost clinics in town that do not require an appointment:

Pet Care Express, 2501 W. Holcombe Blvd # D, Houston, TX 77030, 713-592-9977

If the emergency occurs after business hours:

Animal Emergency Clinic
1111 West Loop South Suite #200
Houston, TX 77027
713-693-1101 fax
Hours of operation:
Monday through Thursday 6pm – 7:30am
Friday 6pm through Monday at 7:30am

Sunset Boulevard Animal Clinic
2525 Sunset Blvd.
Houston, TX 77005
Hours of operation:
Open 24/7

Veterinary Emergency Referral Group (VERGI)
I-10 at Campbell exit in shopping center with Carter Country on South side of I-10.
No appt required. Open 24/7.

*For a full list of low-cost spay/neuter and wellness clinics, visit our resources page.