Pet Care Resources

Care Credit—Veterinary Financing

CareCredit knows pets are family too. That's why they offer veterinary financing to help keep your most cherished family members in top shape. The CareCredit healthcare credit card helps to manage your veterinary expenses—everything from routine exams and surgery to unexpected emergencies. The card provides flexibility and convenience not just for your pets but for all members of your family! It can be used for everyday items at participating healthcare providers or merchant locations.

  • Veterinary Care & Supplies
  • Dental Care
  • Cosmetic Procedures & Treatments
  • Dermatology
  • Vision Exams/Eyeglasses/Contacts & LASIK Surgery
  • Hearing Aids
  • Chiropractic Care

Visit to view retail locations that accept the card.

Applying for CareCredit is easy and fast. You will get a decision immediately. You can apply whichever way is easiest for you:

Apply in person at enrolled provider locations
Apply online by visiting and clicking on “Apply”
Call 1-800-365-8295 (you must be 21 or older to apply by phone)



Central Carroll Animal Emergency

Central Carroll Animal Emergency provides critical and emergency care for the Carroll County region. They are open 24 hours beginning Friday evenings at 7pm through Tuesday morning at 8am. They are closed during the day Tuesday- Friday and reopen each evening at 7pm.


Phone: 410-871-2000
Address: 1030 Baltimore Blvd; Suite 180
Westminster, MD 21157



The Humane Society of Carroll County

The Humane Society of Carroll County is dedicated to compassionate treatment of animals through adoption, population control, education and protection. We are dedicated to compassionate treatment.

Adoption Hours: 11:00am – 6:00pm (M-F) and 9:00am – 2:00pm (Sat)
Hours of Operation: 8:00am – 4:00pm (M-F) and 9:00am -2:00pm (Sat) Closed (Sun)


Address: 2517 Littlestown Pike, Westminster, Maryland 21158
Phone: 410-848-4810 or 410-848-4899  Fax: 410-875-9736



 Pet Poison Helpline

Did your dog or cat just eat something poisonous? Call your veterinarian or Pet Poison Helpline immediately. c Pet Poison Helpline is a 24-hour animal poison control service available throughout the U.S., Canada, and the Caribbean for pet owners and veterinary professionals who require assistance with treating a potentially poisoned pet. We have the ability to help every poisoned pet, with all types of poisonings, 24 hours a day. Our knowledge and expertise of pet poisons will put your mind at ease when dealing with a potential emergency. In order to provide this critical service, please be advised that there is a $49 per incident fee, payable by credit card. This fee covers the initial consultation as well as all follow-up calls associated with the management of the case.