Call & Speak with a Doctor VEG Hoboken

Pet Emergency and Urgent Care in Hoboken, NJ

Welcome to VEG Hoboken!

Sometimes it’s obvious when your pet needs immediate help. But sometimes they just seem “off.” That’s where our emergency vets in Hoboken come in. From vomiting to complex surgeries, we treat emergency and urgent care needs for all kinds of pets—even avians and exotics! Discover the VEG difference, with our open floor plan hospitals, pet-parent participation, and an emergency-focused team that’s always ready to expect the unexpected.

Our Hoboken pet emergency hospital is located at the intersection of Willow Ave. and 14th St., within minutes of Jersey City, Secaucus, Union City, and Weehawken.

Park in the Trader Joe’s parking lot on Willow St. and VEG will validate your parking!

If you need assistance getting your pet into the hospital, call ahead—one of our VEGgies will meet you at the door. Your pet will receive urgent vet care and you never have to leave their side.

Dr. Lex Roura

Medical Director VEG Hoboken

SUNY New Paltz; Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine

Dr. Roura started her veterinary career at VEG; while in clinics at University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine, she applied as the first VEG NERD (New ER Doctor) and helped pilot the program, leading the way for future NERDs. She fell in love with emergency medicine, and now teaches new doctors in surgery, endoscopy, and medicine. Lex has a big heart for Chihuahuas, especially when they’re spicy!  She lives at home with her rescue Chihuahua (Caly), mixed breed dog (Kaya), human baby, and her husband.

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Why Choose VEG customer-focused veterinary emergency care

Call Us 24/7

Call Us 24/7

Pet emergencies shouldn’t be put on hold. Call and speak with a veterinarian to get your medical questions answered.

See a Vet Now

See a Vet Now

No appointment needed, come in 24/7. Emergency vet care starts the moment you walk in the door.

Stay Together

Stay Together

No waiting and wondering in a lobby. Stay with your pet the entire time and get as involved as you like in their care.

Stress Less

Stress Less

At VEG, we make a scary situation less stressful. We sit on the floor with your pet, or wherever they’re most comfortable.

Call & Speak with a doctor Open 24/7,  Even Holidays!

Walk in for:



High-quality critical care for when the unexpected happens.


Point-of-Care Ultrasound

Non-invasive, soft-tissue imaging with same-day results.


Urgent Care

For injuries or illnesses that simply cannot wait.



Performed on site to immediately diagnose fractures, stones, foreign ingestions, and more. 


Diagnostics + Testing

Done right in our hospital for less wait time and fast results. 


End-of-Life Care

Comfortable, compassionate care during the most difficult time.



A high-quality veterinarian is on site for emergency operations.


Treatment + Hospitalization

Care starts right away; if your pet needs to stay overnight, you can too.

Hospital Row

Call & Speak with a doctor Open 24/7,  Even Holidays!