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COVID-19 Policies for BluePearl Pet Hospital

Our hospital is open, and we are taking precautions to continue providing remarkable care for your pets.

We’re committed to the safety of our clients and staff. As a result, the following policies are in effect:

  • Two clients per pet may enter the hospital for appointments, ER visits and visiting hospitalized pets. Please call ahead at 847.564.5775 to arrange a visit for your hospitalized pet.
  • Fully vaccinated clients are not required to wear masks inside the lobby, however please be advised that you may be asked to wear a mask based on our teams personal medical needs when social distancing is not possible, regardless of your vaccination status. 
  • We request anyone who isn’t fully vaccinated to please wear a mask or face covering. All employees will wear a mask inside until further notice.

COVID has increased our caseloads and therefore our wait times. We apologize for the inconvenience and greatly appreciate your patience.

All ER patients are seen on a triage system where more severe cases are seen first. Thank you for understanding as we work as diligently as possible.

For your convenience, if you’ve never visited our hospital before please fill out our client intake form prior to arrival.

BluePearl Pet Hospital Northfield – 24/7 ER for Pets Near Chicago

Northfield-IL-lobbyOur 24-hour emergency pet hospital is located in Northfield and serves Chicagoland and the northern suburbs, with easy access off the Edens Expressway.


Emergency Veterinary Medicine for Pets in Northfield, IL

When you have a pet emergency, seconds count. We want you to know, BluePearl is ready. Our experienced team of veterinarians, vet technicians and support staff work closely together to provide the comprehensive, compassionate care your pet needs and deserves.

In case of a pet emergency:

Our animal emergency team sees a wide variety of medical problems ranging from minor infections to life-threatening trauma for the greater Northfield, IL community.

As with human emergency rooms, the most life-threatening cases are triaged first. Our veterinary emergency team will evaluate patients when they arrive to collect vital signs prior to an examination by one of our emergency doctors.

There may be times when more stable patients may need to wait so that critical patients can be stabilized. Please know that every patient is important to us. We will take all the necessary steps to ensure all patients receive the care they need.

Our ER team commonly sees and treats: 

  • Urethral obstruction
  • Collapse
  • Bite wounds
  • Vomiting/diarrhea
  • Trauma
  • Toxin ingestion or exposure
  • Seizures
  • Snakebites
  • Emergency surgery
  • Heatstroke
  • End-of-life care

About Our BluePearl Pet Hospital – NorthfieldNorthfield, IL hospital hallway

If your pet has a condition that requires a specialist’s expertise, we’re ready for that too. 

Learn more about veterinary specialists.

Our 24-hour emergency pet hospital always has an ER vet on staff, and our modern, state-of-the-art facility is fully equipped to treat your pet. We have access to veterinary surgery 24 hours a day, and our equipment includes a CT scanner, ultrasound and x-rays.

When your dog or cat suffers an injury or illness, rely on us to be your 24-hour emergency veterinarian.

Location Details

BluePearl Pet Hospital
Northfield, IL
820 W Frontage Rd., Northfield, IL 60093
Emergency: 24/7
Specialty: By appointment

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