Proudly serving Belmont, North Carolina

UrgentVet just off of I-85 at Exit 27. We're near the intersection of Park Street and Wilkinson Boulevard in Belmont. We're in the Planet Fitness Shopping Center next to Planet Fitness and behind Starbucks.

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

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We understand what urgent means.

Our UrgentVet 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 Belmont, North Carolina. We’ll be there when you need us most.

Welcome to UrgentVet Pet Clinic – Belmont

We’re proud to serve pets and pet parents of Belmont, North Carolina – where Southern charm blossoms. We’re here 365 days a year to serve residents of Gaston County and points beyond.

Fast Facts About Our Clinic

  • Dog & cat specific exam rooms: Yes
  • Large & small dog exam rooms: Yes
  • Private comfort room: Yes
  • Online check in: Yes
  • Walk-ins accepted: Yes
  • Percentage of pets discharged back to their home: 90%
  • Open evenings: Yes
  • Open weekends: Yes
  • Open holidays: Yes
  • Open overnight: No
  • Preventative/general care: No
  • Urgent care: Yes
  • Diagnostics: Digital X-Ray machine, ultrasound, in-house lab
  • Record keeping: Cloud-based medical record keeping software
  • Pet health records & case information provided to regular vet: Yes

At Your Service

Dr. Sarah D’Amelio


Dr. D’Amelio grew up in several different states and spent some time living abroad. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences from North Carolina State University in 2012, and earned her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from North Carolina in 2016. Following graduation, Dr D’Amelio started working at a veterinary clinic in the Denver, NC area.

Within veterinary medicine, Dr. D’Amelio is especially interested in the areas of cardiology, feline medicine, and companion exotic species such as mammals and reptiles.

When she’s not practicing veterinary medicine, Dr. D’Amelio enjoys spending time with her husband, Everett, their dog, Winnie, their cats, Autumn, Zazzles, and Velcro, and their rabbit, Hopscotch. She also likes to go hiking, exploring the mountains, and crocheting.

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UrgentVet provides care for non-life threatening emergencies that happen after your regular vet is closed. Here are some examples of the types of illnesses and injuries we treat.

Coughing, Sneezing
Excessive Drinking
Eye Discharge & Squinting
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

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

Ain’t Doing Right
Anal Glands – Scooting, Licking
Anxiety & Motion Sickness
Bad Breath
Ear Infections – Head Shaking, Ear Discharge
End of Life Care-Euthanasia
Hiding or Whining
Hives & Facial Swelling
Lumps & Bumps
Snake Bites
Vaccine Reactions

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We Don’t Treat
Life Threatening

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

Hit By Car
Overnight Hospitalization
Kidney Failure