Emergency Service

  • Metro Animal Emergency Clinic (MAEC): The Metro Animal Emergency Clinic is a partnership of the Metro veterinarians. Its purpose is to ensure that those emergencies your pet’s experience during the night, on weekends and holidays are attended to professionally and quickly.

Lost Animals

  • Homeward Bound City Pound: HBCP is contracted by Halifax Regional Municipality to provide shelter for dogs that are in violation of the HRM by-law A-300 and critically injured cats that have been picked up by Animal Services.
  • HRM Animal Services: Information on Animal Services in HRM


Other Links of Interest

Pet Loss and Bereavement

Poison Control

  • Poison Control: This site offers valuable information to pet owners and a 24 hour call service (fees may apply)

Professional Affiliations

  • American Animal Hospital Associations: part of our dedication to practice success and quality pet care, AAHA has developed a set of accreditation standards that are widely used as benchmarks to measure excellence in veterinary medicine. Currently, more than 3,200 veterinary clinics hold the
  • American Association of Feline Practitioners: The American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP) is a professional organization representing feline practitioners who are passionate about the care of cats. The AAFP is dedicated to advancing the field of feline medicine and surgery by setting the s
  • Atlantic Veterinary College
  • Canadian Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA): AnimalHealthCare.ca, your reliable source for expert advice from the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association. This website provides animal owners with general information on common animal health issues and conditions, as well as helpful resources on every
  • Nova Scotia Veterinary Association: This association promotes the standards of practice for veterinary medicine and regulates same.