Union, NJ
Emergency Vet

Open Weeknights, Weekends, & Holidays

Monday: 12am – 8am, 6pm-12am
Tuesday: 12am – 8am, 6pm-12am
Wednesday: 12am – 8am, 6pm-12am
Thursday: 12am – 8am, 6pm-12am
Friday: 12am – 8am, 6pm-12am
Saturday: Open 24 hours
Sunday: Open 24 hours

We're proud to serve as your premier emergency vet in Union, NJ. Conveniently located near Elizabeth, Newark, and Staten Island, you can be sure that urgent, expert care is never far away. The Veterinary Emergency Group excels at providing emergency medicine that keeps people and their beloved pets together at all times.

Having an Emergency? Speak to a Vet now.

Meet Our Veterinarians here to serve you and your pet.

Dr. Jen Kunisch

“Dr. Kunisch was a “boss” in the best sense of the word. She was dealing with a sling and emergencies yet managed to be handling several cases at once, with certainty and compassion. She was very thorough with my pet and was super in control of the events of the night.”

– Katherine S. from West Orange, NJ

Dr. Ben Harries

“Dr. Harries was great with both me and my cat. I could not have asked for anyone better.”

– Emily M. from Chatham, NJ

Dr. Victoria Mello

“Dr. Mello was super compassionate and very thorough. The best veterinarian!”

– Andrea D. from Plainfield, NJ

Dr. Katie Bazewicz

“Dr. Bazewicz is so knowledgeable and friendly. She went through potential options for treating my dogs and made us feel very comfortable with the plan.”

– Panli C. from Maplewood, NJ

Dr. Santiago Yerovi

“Dr. Yerovi and his team were incredibly kind and courteous throughout the process. It was a delight to be helped by them”

– Michael Z. from Union, NJ

Dr. Brooke Butler

“Thank you so much, Dr. Butler! You were so clear, informative, and personable. Your presence is very reassuring. I’m so grateful for your care for Olive.”

– Jill G. from Newark, NJ

Why Veterinary Emergency Group

Our Union location is in a hub of activity—close to Newark, Elizabeth, and Staten Island. The Veterinary Emergency Group is proud to serve these and the surrounding communities with superior after-hours emergency animal care. Our team is full of expert emergency veterinarians and staff whose sole medical focus is on animal urgent care. When you bring your pet in for urgent care, you’ll immediately see an emergency vet, even before you fill out all that paperwork. Additionally, your pet will experience a low-stress exam as we get down on the floor with them and meet them where they’re at. The goal of our hospital is to provide exceptional animal emergency care with minimal stress for your pet and you. Visit us today in Union, New Jersey for your urgent pet care needs.

Our Union location is in a hub of activity—close to Newark, Elizabeth, and Staten Island. The Veterinary Emergency Group is proud to serve these and the surrounding communities with superior after-hours emergency animal care. Our team is full of expert emergency veterinarians and staff whose sole medical focus is on animal urgent care. When you bring your pet in for urgent care, you’ll immediately see an emergency vet, even before you fill out all that paperwork. Additionally, your pet will experience a low-stress exam as we get down on the floor with them and meet them where they’re at. The goal of our hospital is to provide exceptional animal emergency care with minimal stress for your pet and you. Visit us today in Union, New Jersey for your urgent pet care needs.

Open nights, <br> weekends,<br>& holidays...

Open nights,
weekends,
& holidays...

when your vet is closed.

See a vet<br>right away...

See a vet
right away...

even before you fill
out paperwork.

We sit on<br>the floor...

We sit on
the floor...

where your pet is
most comfortable.

Stay with<br>your Pet...

Stay with
your Pet...

throughout all stages
of treatment.

Our Services for pets in need

At VEG, we put all our focus into helping pets who require urgent veterinary care. Some of our services include:

  • Animal Emergency Care
  • In-House Diagnostics
  • Digital X-Ray
  • Surgery
  • Ultrasound
  • Endoscopy
  • Oxygen Therapy
  • Treatment for Diseases
Emergency Animal Hospital in Union: Emergency Veterinarians Examine Cat

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