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Old 02-02-19, 07:27 PM
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Originally Posted by linberl View Post
I'm thinking more like a real emergency, like if my pet got hit by a car and was bleeding, etc. Can't imagine hooking up a trailer (I have one) or getting an Uber. Not sure what I would do.
Avail yourself of the kindness of a car-embracing friend or stranger, I guess. If you absolutely have to get somewhere quickly with a pet that is in really bad shape the best option is probably a vehicle.

One suggestion: certainly one of the nearby 24-hour pet emergency vets has dealt with a situation where the owner didn't have access to a vehicle. Call around to each of the closest and ask them what they have to offer for such situations. It might turn out they either have a standard operating procedure or could make up a standing plan of action in advance for this type of situation. It could be a conversation that serves to advance the awareness and services available to an entire community which could be a big win.
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