Emergency Veterinary Hospital Open 24 Hours a Day


Pet Critical Care

Many of our patients are unfortunate enough to require intensive care or extended hospital stays while they recover from a serious illness. Our dedicated team works around the clock to ensure that your pets receive the highest individual attention and care that they need to give them the best chance at recovery.

Central Island Veterinary Emergency Hospital is equipped with modern monitoring equipment, including multiparameter ECG and capnograph monitors, Doppler and oscillometric blood pressure machines, bedside ultrasound for rapid assessment scans, and a wide array of anesthetic and oxygen delivery systems.

Our experienced veterinarians undertake the life-saving procedures needed to stabilize critical patients, such as placing chest drains and feeding tubes, taking resuscitation measures, and administering transfusion medicine.

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.


- 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.