ER Veterinary Hospital in Macomb Joins BluePearl

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – Animal Emergency Hospital of Macomb merged with BluePearl Veterinary Partners Wednesday to become BluePearl’s fifth hospital in Michigan and 32nd hospital in 12 states.

BluePearl Veterinary Partners new specialty and emergency hospital in Macomb will remain at 45245 Romeo Plank Road. The hospital will continue to offer after-hours, overnight emergency service on weeknights and 24-hour care on weekends and holidays.

Additionally, the hospital plans to offer specialty services by referral in ophthalmology and surgery by mid-July and more services are planned to be added in the future.

“This is an exciting time for Michigan Veterinary Specialists and BluePearl Veterinary Partners,” said Dr. Dan Lorimer, a BluePearl Veterinary Partners board member and the founder and managing director of Michigan Veterinary Specialists. “We are looking forward to extending remarkable emergency and specialty care and service to the pets, clients and primary care veterinarians in Macomb and the surrounding area.”

BluePearl is a national leader in emergency and specialty medicine for companion animals.

About BluePearl Veterinary Partners
Formed in 2008, BluePearl Veterinary Partners is headquartered in Tampa, Fla., and employs more than 1,200 people including approximately 250 veterinarians. BluePearl hospitals are referral-only and don’t provide primary care. Most BluePearl hospitals offer 24-hour emergency care services. BluePearl is one of the world’s principal providers of approved veterinary residency and internship educational programs. BluePearl also participates in and conducts clinical trials to study the effectiveness of new drugs and treatments, which give clients access to cutting-edge medicine not yet commercially available and improves the quality of care delivered to our patients.


Date: July 8, 2013