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Dog Emergency Vet

In an emergency, we encourage all of our clients to call us if the situation occurs during regular hospital hours. At the minimum, we can field questions for you and help determine the urgency of the situation. If an emergency occurs out of regular hospital hours, please call the Metro Animal Emergency Clinic at 902-468-0674.

Where is your hospital located?


We are located at 6485 Quinpool Road.

Are you a 24-hour veterinary hospital?


No, we are not. We are open weekdays from 7:30am – 8:00pm and Saturdays from 8:00am – 2:00pm. Appointments begin at 9:00 am on all days that we are open.

Where is the closest emergency service animal hospital?


The closest emergency clinic would be the Metro Animal Emergency Clinic located at 201 Brownlow Avenue Unit 32 in Dartmouth, NS. Their phone number is 902-468-0674. They are open 24/7 and are available when we are closed.

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