Out Of Hours Service
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Out Of Hours Service

Out Of Hours Service

As a registered client of AlphaPet, you have direct and immediate access to our Out of Hours Service, at any time at night, weekends and Bank Holidays - essentially 24/7, 365 days of the year.

We have very deliberately chosen NOT to send you to distant emergency clinics in Portsmouth, Worthing or Storrington since we do not feel this would be in your pet's best interests, especially in genuine emergencies where every minute can count - as has been the case in a number of recent cases seen by AlphaPet from other practices.

AlphaPet Bognor Hospital is staffed 24/7, meaning that if your pet needs to be hospitalised, they will be cared for in the same place throughout their stay. We have recently heard of cases where patients registered with other clinics have to be transported to the emergency centre at night and then back to the normal clinic during the day, and back to the emergency centre overnight again.

Sadly, there are very few local practices offering genuine onsite 24/7 OOH services, which also means AlphaPet is asked to treat increasing numbers of stray animals and wildlife emergency cases which are mostly at AlphaPet's expense since there is no NHS for animals.

Please remember to check your pet's microchip details - as well as being a legal requirement now for dogs, it can really speed up the return of a lost pet.