Same-Day Care Priced Up to 40% Less Than the Emergency Vet.

At UrgentVet, our mission is simple: We want to be here for your pet when your primary care vet can’t. Our goal is to provide quick, convenient, affordable care 365 days a year. Think of us as urgent care for pets in Ballantyne, North Carolina. We’ll be there when you need us most.

Save Your Spot or Walk In for Same-Day Veterinary Care.

Save Your Spot


3PM-11PM Mon-Fri
10AM-8PM Sat-Sun
12PM–8PM All Holidays

What to Expect

Step 1

Step 1

Select your preferred arrival time online... or just walk in.

Step 2

Step 2

Show up at UrgentVet, we will escort you to your private Fear-Free examination room as soon as you get here.

Step 3

Step 3

The care team will partner with you to discover what is going on and plan how we can help.

Step 4

Step 4

Get treated, head home, and we will update your regular vet. Goodbye hugs and cuddles complimentary.

Walk-in Veterinary Care in Charlotte, NC

UrgentVet Ballantyne emergency vet clinic in Charlotte, NC is conveniently located off I-485 at Exit 61. Look for us in Toringdon Market near Earth Fare. Our Ballantyne vet clinic has cemented its reputation as the go-to facility for immediate and compassionate veterinary care in Charlotte – along with those in the suburbs of Charlotte, including Ballantyne, Montclaire, Providence Plantation, Barclay Downs, Weddington, and points beyond.

UrgentVet treats cats & dogs - providing care for non-life threatening conditions that happen after your regular vet is closed. Here are some examples of the types of illnesses and injuries we treat.

Is Urgent Care the Right Choice for My Pet?

When it’s not an emergency but requires immediate attention, UrgentVet Pet Clinic Ballantyne provides crucial care for sick or injured pets, giving families an option for same day treatment that falls between their primary care veterinarian and the emergency vet.

Our clinic is equipped with state-of-the-art diagnostic tools, including a digital X-ray machine, FAST ultrasound capabilities, and an in-house lab, ensuring that we’re prepared for any unexpected situation. Cloud-based medical record-keeping ensures timely and efficient communication, both internally and with other veterinary care providers. This hands-on approach allows nearly 90% of our pet patients to return to the comfort of their homes post-treatment.

With a seasoned team of veterinary experts, we’re poised to swiftly diagnose and treat a spectrum of pet ailments, always prioritizing your pet’s comfort and health.

  • Coughing, Sneezing
  • Diarrhea
  • Dehydration
  • Excessive Drinking
  • Eye Discharge & Squinting
  • Fever
  • Not Eating or Not Drinking
  • Poison/Toxin Ingestion
  • Skin Allergies – Itching, Rashes, Hot Spots
  • Upper Respiratory Infections
  • Urinary Tract Problems – Frequency, Straining or Blood
  • Vomiting

Understanding the unique needs of different breeds, UrgentVet Pet Clinic specializes in providing immediate care for minor injuries, ensuring rapid relief and recovery for your pets.

  • Abscesses
  • Back Pain
  • Cuts & Scrapes
  • Fracture Assessment
  • Mild Lameness
  • Limping
  • Minor Wounds & Lacerations
  • Pain Management
  • Post-Op Incisions
  • Toenail Injuries
  • Trouble Walking

When your pet’s behavior seems off, our dedicated team of veterinarians in Charlotte, NC dives deep to discern the issue, reassuring anxious pet owners with our comprehensive care.

  • Allergies
  • Anal Glands – Scooting, Licking
  • Anxiety & Motion Sickness
  • Bad Breath
  • Bites & Stings
  • Ear Infections – Head Shaking, Ear Discharge
  • End of Life Care-Euthanasia
  • Hiding or Whining
  • Hives & Facial Swelling
  • Lumps & Bumps
  • Parasites
  • Vaccine Reactions

Making end-of-life decisions is a difficult experience, no matter how old or young your pet may be. Our compassionate team is here to provide respectful and gentle services, making sure your pet’s final moments are cherished and peaceful.

There are specific cases where specialized or emergency vet care might be necessary:

  • Hit-by-car incidents (severe)
  • Amputations
  • Overnight hospitalization
  • Pneumonia
  • Kidney failure

In these critical scenarios, we recommend approaching a specialized veterinary hospital in Charlotte, NC.

UrgentVet Pet Clinic-Ballantyne doesn’t aim to replace your primary vet in Charlotte, NC. But when your pet needs care, and your regular vet isn’t available, we’re here to address their needs promptly.

We Don’t Treat Life Threatening Emergencies

Proceed immediately to the nearest veterinary Emergency Hospital, not UrgentVet.

  • Hit By Car
  • Amputation
  • Overnight Hospitalization
  • Pneumonia
  • Kidney Failure

Welcome to UrgentVet Pet Clinic in Ballantyne

Dedicated to your pet’s well-being, our Ballantyne veterinary clinic in Charlotte, NC, provides exceptional quality care to serve a broad range of needs. Our clinic has been designed to reduce stress and anxiety, ensuring a calming environment for you and your pets. Distinctive features like dog & cat-specific exam rooms and dedicated spaces for large and small dogs are just one of the many ways we demonstrate our customized approach to pet care.

Committed to being there when you need us, our doors remain open 365 days of the year, offering both online check-ins and walk-ins to accommodate all types of situations.

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