Health and Welfare

NNJGDC will do their best to supply you with general Canine Health care, Health issues as well as emergency information. Please understand that this material contained here is “as is” and without warranties.  We disclaim all warranties and cannot guarantee services or material is error free.  This is for general informational purposes only.



Canine Emergency Information

Create a Canine First Aid Kit

Pro-BNP heart test (information by JP Yousha)

Genetic Research: Your help is requested.

Pyometra in the Bitch - .pdf file

Emergency Canine Information

American Red Cross of Northern New Jersey 
209 Fairfield Road 
Fairfield, NJ 07004 
Telephone: (973) 797-3300 | 1-800-507-6058 
Fax: (973) 575-8462 

Animal Poison Control Center 
We are your best resource for any animal poison-related emergency, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. If you think that your pet may have ingested a potentially poisonous substance, call (888) 426-4435. A $65 consultation fee may be applied to your card. 
Oradell Animal Hospital Inc. 
580 Winters Ave. Paramus, NJ 07652 
Phone:(201) 262-0010, (800) 624-1883 
Fax:(201) 262-4275 
Animal Emergency & Referral Associates 
1237 Bloomfield Avenue 
Fairfield, NJ 07004 
(973) 226-3282
Animal Eye Center of NJ 
48 Notch Road 
Little Falls, NJ 07424 
(973) 890-4430 
Find Emergency Vets Near You 
Pet Poison Helpline"! 
Pet Poison Helpline" is a 24-hour service available throughout North America for pet owners and veterinary professionals who require assistance with treating a potentially poisoned pet. We have the ability to help every pet, with all types of poisonings, 24 hours a day. Our knowledge and expertise 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 $35 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. 
Bergen County Animal Shelter 
100 United Lane, Teterboro, NJ  07608  
201-229-4600   ·   Fax: 201-440-4358   ·