Our team continues to be here for you and your cherished pets. We are OPEN and are now able to provide a wide range of services. To learn more about the changes we have implemented in response to COVID-19 and what to expect during your next visit, click here.

Emergency Veterinary Hospital Open 24 Hours a Day

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Central Island Veterinary Emergency Hospital in Nanaimo, British Columbia

Please give us a call, send us an email or fill out our contact form to get a hold of us. We are happy to assist you!

Contact Us
Phone: 250.933.0913
Fax: 250.933.0919
Toll-Free: 1.877.773.7079
Email: info@centralislandvetemerg.com

Our Location
6550 Metral Drive
Nanaimo, British Columbia, V9T 2L8
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Parking and Hospital Access
We have ample free parking outside of the main entrance. Our hospital is entirely set on the ground level, although if you need assistance moving yourself or your pet into the building, just let our reception team know.

Note: The main hospital door is locked at 10:00 pm, but there is always an emergency team on-site at all times of the day. If you are arriving after this time, please ring the doorbell and one of our team members will come out to you immediately.

Hours of Operation
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Have a Question? Want to Book An Appointment?

For booking inquiries, please give us a call or specify your preferred dates & times and provide any information that will help us better serve you and your pet!

If you require immediate attention or have an emergency, please do not use this form. Give us a call at 250.933.0913 instead.

For messages submitted through the form, a team member will respond within 1-2 business days.

Central Island Veterinary Emergency Hospital is committed to doing everything possible to combat the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak.

As part of this commitment, effective immediately, Central Island Veterinary Emergency Hospital will be instituting the following precautionary protocol to minimize the risk of COVID-19 transmission.

For the safety of yourself, our staff, and the community, clients will not be allowed to enter the building.

Online consultations are now available! If you wish to connect with a veterinarian via message, phone or video, visit our website and follow the "Online Consultation" link.

EMERGENCY CASES

- If possible, please call us at 250-933-0913 to let us know you are on the way so that we can be prepared to meet you upon your arrival at the hospital.

- When you arrive, please stay in your vehicle in our parking lot and call 250-933-0913, and we'll come to you.

- If you do not have a phone or your pet's emergency is immediately life-threatening, please come to the front door and ring the bell located to the right of the door.

Thank you in advance for your understanding.