Welcome to Central Island Veterinary Emergency Hospital

If you think your pet has an emergency health issue, please contact us at 250-933-0913, and one of our team members will tell you the best course of action. If you aren’t sure if it’s an emergency, call us anyway and we can advise.

We are open open 24/7, year-round, ready to assist your pet without the need for an appointment. We’re ready to provide immediate vet assistance for any pet emergency.

Since June 2011, we have been open every day of the year to attend to animal emergencies. Our hospital services the majority of Vancouver Island outside of Victoria. We handle both walk-in emergencies and referrals from regular veterinarians, ensuring critical cases receive priority care through our effective triage system.

Our highly skilled staff is dedicated to providing comprehensive emergency care with empathy and professionalism, making sure both pets and their owners feel supported during their time with us. Our commitment to your pet’s health and well-being is unwavering, as we stand equipped to handle a wide range of veterinary emergencies.

Meet the Team



What does it mean to be an Accredited Member of the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA)? AAHA establishes exacting standards for veterinary practices and fosters professionalism and excellence in all phases of hospital operations. We voluntarily meet these high standards so we can provide you with superior service each and every time you visit.