LifeLearn Client Education, Milwaukee ER for Animals (MECA), 24-Hour Animal ER Hospital Pet Emergency Vet Surgery Services Milwaukee and Greenfield, Wisconsin
MECAs "Little Free Library"

MECA becomes the first veterinary clinic to adopt a "Little Free Library."
New Campaign, MECA Wisconsin Police Canine Vest Foundation, Inc.

MECAs new fundraising campaign to provide protective vests for the police dogs of Wisconsin.
"This is such a wonderful opportunity to promote reading, advocacy for animals and create a community around our mutual love for pets."
         ~ Dr. Marla Lichtenberger,
            MECAs Founder
Visit the MECA Wisconsin Police Canine Vest Foundation on Facebook.
Animal First Aid & CPR

Sign up for our space-available classes, which enable pet owners to prevent accidents and administer life-saving care, as well as learn disaster preparedness techniques.

​The MECA
Newsletter
Recent newsletter topics include:
  • Pet Dental Care
  • Cats and Asthma
  • Dangers of Plastic with Iguanas
  • Lyme Disease and Dogs
  • Canine Obesity
Follows Us on Google+,FacebookTwitter, LinkedIn and YouTube!

 
"Our goal is to work concurrently with your primary veterinarian to help your pet through the recovery of pain, surgery, muscle injuries and other medical issues."
    ~ Dr. Marla Lichtenberger, DVM, DACVECC

New Service, Pet Therapeutic Massage and Rehabilitation Program Starting June 21st, 2012!
MECA is now working with world-renowned Dr. Pedro Rivera and Michelle Rivera, MT, VDT from the Healing Oasis Wellness Center to introduce a new Therapeutic Massage and Rehabilitation Program for your pets.
​​

            ​

 
News!!! Genesis, a 13-year-old monkey, was suffering from severe health consequences due to acute diabetes. Dr. Lichtenberger treated him while no other vet in Wisconsin would.
​​

            ​

As a result of Dr. Lichtenberger's in-depth expertise in treating exotic animals and the exceptional efforts of the staff at MECA, a full recovery is expected. Click here to read more about Genesis' story.
News!
MECA Offers Pet Behavior Therapy
Pet behavior tips and advice for dogs and cats, by Animal Behaviorist, Dr. Manette Kohler, DVM.
The MECA team includes:
                  - Critical Care Team
                  - Emergency (ER) Team
                  - Internal Medicine
                  - Surgical Team
                  - Receptionists, Management & Staff

Topics include:
                  - Puppy Socialization
                  - Canine Noise Phobias
                  - Mouthing in Puppies
                  - Feline Social Systems
                  - Cognitive Disorder Syndrome

About Our Team
The Milwaukee Emergency Center for Animals and Specialty Services (MECA) is dedicated to providing the highest quality emergency and surgical care to small and exotic animals.
MECA was honored at the West Allis Police Awards Ceremony for Civilian Community Service due to its continued support and generous contributions to the West Allis Police Department's K9 Unit.
Click here to read more.

​​

          ​

MECA hosted its first "MECA Vest a K-9 Fest" to raise awareness and much needed funds to vest Wisconsin’s police dogs with bullet and stab-proof vests on July 14th, 2012, with the support of Milwaukee Brewers Cody Ransom, Mat Gamel and Martin Maldonado.
Click here to read more about the exciting and successful event.

​​

          ​

MECA Wisconsin Police Canine Vest Foundation, Inc., Dr. Marla Lichtenberger, DVM, DACVECC,Milwaukee ER for Animals (MECA), 24-Hour Animal ER Hospital Pet Emergency Vet Surgery Services Milwaukee and Greenfield, Wisconsin Dr. Marla Lichtenberger, DVM, DACVECC,Milwaukee ER for Animals (MECA), 24-Hour Animal ER Hospital Pet Emergency Vet Surgery Services Milwaukee and Greenfield, Wisconsin
MECA Little Free Library, Dr. Marla Lichtenberger, DVM, DACVECC,Milwaukee ER for Animals (MECA), 24-Hour Animal ER Hospital Pet Emergency Vet Surgery Services Milwaukee and Greenfield, Wisconsin MECA Wisconsin Police Canine Vest Foundation, Inc., Dr. Marla Lichtenberger, DVM, DACVECC,Milwaukee ER for Animals (MECA), 24-Hour Animal ER Hospital Pet Emergency Vet Surgery Services Milwaukee and Greenfield, Wisconsin

 
Therapeutic Massage and Rehabilitation Program, Milwaukee ER for Animals (MECA), 24-Hour Animal ER Hospital Pet Emergency Vet Surgery Services Milwaukee and Greenfield, Wisconsin Milwaukee ER for Animals (MECA), 24-Hour Animal ER Hospital Pet Emergency Vet Surgery Services Milwaukee and Greenfield, Wisconsin Exotic Animals Recovery, Milwaukee ER for Animals (MECA), 24-Hour Animal ER Hospital Pet Emergency Vet Surgery Services Milwaukee and Greenfield, Wisconsin
 
 
MECA Vest-a-K9 Fest, Dr. Marla Lichtenberger, with Milwaukee Brewers, Wisconsin

News!!!MECA presented the city of Greenfield Police Department with a check to purchase a new Police K9 from Germany which will be arriving in January 2013. Dr. Lichtenberger was instrumental in helping raise the funds needed to purchase the new K9 by sponsoring commercials, speaking at a Brewers Baseball Game Pre Show and other avenues to help spread awareness to the public to donate to this important cause. Click here to read more.

October, 2012
MECA Wisconsin Police Canine Vest Foundation, Inc., 24-Hour Animal ER Hospital Pet Emergency Vet Surgery Services Milwaukee and Greenfield, Wisconsin





When you subscribe, we'll send you a complimentary copy of our
Pet First Aid Book
West Allis Wisconsin City at the Center, Milwaukee ER for Animals (MECA), 24-Hour Animal ER Hospital Pet Emergency Vet Surgery Services Milwaukee and Greenfield, Wisconsin
 


 
Milwaukee ER for Animals (MECA), 24-Hour Animal ER Hospital Pet Emergency Vet Surgery Services Milwaukee and Greenfield, Wisconsin Milwaukee ER for Animals (MECA), 24-Hour Animal ER Hospital Pet Emergency Vet Surgery Services Milwaukee and Greenfield, Wisconsin
December, 2012
Milwaukee ER for Animals (MECA), 24-Hour Animal ER Hospital Pet Emergency Vet Surgery Services Milwaukee and Greenfield, Wisconsin Milwaukee ER for Animals (MECA), 24-Hour Animal ER Hospital Pet Emergency Vet Surgery Services Milwaukee and Greenfield, Wisconsin
 
November, 2013
Dr. Lichtenberger's MECA Foundation along with the Stan Lee Kass K-9 Fund donate $14,000 to Greendale for a new police dog. - Brewer Martin Maldonado announces he will attend the 2nd annual MECA VEST A K-9 FEST on July 20th​ See full story here:
MECA Wisconsin Police Canine Vest Foundation, Inc., 24-Hour Animal ER Hospital Pet Emergency Vet Surgery Services Milwaukee and Greenfield, Wisconsin
24-Hour Emergency Animal Hospitalcritical care veterinarian clinic offering exceptional animal care. Milwaukee Emergency Center for Animals (MECA) specializes in 24-hour pet care services and surgical procedures. Milwaukee Emergency Center for Animals is Milwaukee’s emergency vet and small pet hospital, located at: 3670 South 108th Street, Greenfield, Wisconsin, 53228
Phone: 414-543-PETS (7387)

24-Hour ER Veterinary Animal Hospital Milwaukee
 
 
October, 2013
Thanks to Dr. Marla Lichtenberger and the dedicated staff of the Milwaukee Emergency Center for Animals, Sye was given the vital surgery required to mend his leg and pelvis. Today, Sye is doing exceptionally well and is now on the road to a full recovery! ​ 
See the full story here:

In partnership with FOX Sports Network (FSN), Dr. Lichtenberger, DVM, DACVECC and The Milwaukee Emergency Center for Animals hosted another successful event for the MECA Foundation this past July 20th 2013.
Read the full story here!​



In partnership with FOX Sports Network (FSN), Dr. Lichtenberger, DVM, DACVECC and The Milwaukee Emergency Center for Animals hosted another successful event for the MECA Foundation this past July 20th, 2013.
Read the full story here!​


 
July, 2013
 

Dr. Marla Lichtenberger was invited to speak at the first National Veterinary Conference in Russia, where she was awarded the presented with the Distinguished Lecturer award. The conference was a four day symposium featuring seven foreign guest speakers from various countries around the world. 
Read about it here!​


 

You can make a difference in the life of a homeless animal this holiday while giving the gift of "kindness." Join MECA and the participating animal shelters in
​MECA's Angels for Animals campaign.
Find out more here!​


 
January, 2014
Thanks to Dr. Lichtenberger, the newest K-9 member of the Mount Pleasant Police Department, a German Shepherd/ Belgian Malinois mix named Brutus, will be serving and protecting a little safer thanks to the generosity of The MECA FoundationRead about it here!
 
February, 2014
Doug is a 14-month-old (non neutered) male Pitbull pup that came into MECA with a broken leg. Doug was hit by a car on a farm and was brought in by his owner who then signed him over to The Milwaukee Emergency Center for Animals because he could not afford any of his medical care/treatments. Learn more about Doug's story here!

 
Milwaukee Emergency Center for Animals is Wisconsin’s premier
​24-hour vet animal hospital, Milwaukee for critical pet emergencies and the leading provider of veterinary surgery services.
 
April, 2014
Beatrice was taken from her back yard and burned. How she survived this horrible cruelty is remarkable. The man arrested for this crime was arrested, and Beatrice continues to suffer setbacks, yet her spirit and love are invincible.

Airing Next Show Sunday,  Sept. 28th
1:30PM - 2:00PM
​WISN-TV 12


MECA's New
Television Show!
Real Life.
Real Emergencies.​​​
Premier 24 hour Veterinary Animal Hospital Specializing in Critical Care and Pet Emergencies
 
The Milwaukee Emergency Center for Animals is hosting yet another successful event for the MECA Wisconsin Police Canine Vest Foundation, Inc. in support of their mission to protect Wisconsin's K-9 police dogs. 2014's event will mark the third year for the exciting event!

​This year, special guests will include Milwaukee Brewers Martin Maldonado, Brandon Kintzler, Jonathon Lucroy and Jim Henderson to reinforce MECA’s mission and to bolster their support for such an important cause. Other guests will include the 2014 WAMI Award winner singer/songwriter Nora Collins!​​




​​


3670 S. 108th Street
Greenfield, WI 53228​
 
July, 2014
 
The Third Annual MECA Vest-A K-9 Fest was a HUGE Success!
More than 1,200 people came to show their support and meet Milwaukee Brewers! Learn more about the exciting event, including details and photos!


3rd Annual MECA Vest-A K-9 Fest!!!