VCA Care Specialty & Emergency Animal Hospital is Santa Barbara County's trusted choice for emergency pet care. We have highly-trained veterinarians on staff 24 hours a day. We have a state-of-the-art medical facility and have medical specialists in-house and on-call 24/7. We treat your pets like family members, utilizing heated cages for comfort and rapid healing. Always welcoming patient visitation, we work closely with your family veterinarian. VCA Care Specialty and Emergency Animal Hospital - 24-Hour Emergency - Surgery Internal Medicine - Critical Care - Real Time Diagnostics - On-Site Lab - Ophthalmology - Board Certified Specialists.