Emergency Vet and Urgent Care in Naperville, IL

Welcome to VEG Naperville!

Sometimes it’s obvious when your pet needs immediate help. But sometimes they just seem “off.” That’s where our emergency vets in Naperville 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 Naperville, IL pet emergency hospital is located within minutes of Aurora, Bolingbrook, and Joliet. VEG Naperville is accessible via Rt. 59, between Lacrosse Lane and 95th St. 

Parking for our Naperville pet hospital is convenient, with a large lot, accessible parking spaces, and additional parking on the sides and back of the building. 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. Christine Kilpatrick

Medical Director VEG Naperville

Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine

Dr. Kilpatrick joined VEG in 2023 as an ER doctor before becoming the Medical Director of VEG Naperville. Her favorite part of emergency medicine is seeing a variety of cases, especially foreign body surgeries “because you never know what you will find!” She lives in Illinois, outside of Chicago, with her husband and two children. She spends her time supporting her kids’ various activities and hanging out with family and friends. Dr. Kilpatrick really enjoys helping people and their pets when they need it most!

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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!