In Case of Emergency

Where To Go In An Animal Emergency

CAWES has compiled this list of animal hospitals that are open 24 hours a day and 7 days a week, along with the number for Cormorant Marine water taxi and a pet-friendly taxi company on the North Shore.

We can also help in cases of financial need.


Cormorant Marine water taxi (animal friendly): 604-250-2630

North Shore taxi (animal friendly when requested): 604-922-2222

24 hour Animal Hospitals:

Burrard Animal Hospital & Emergency
1788 West Broadway, Vancouver BC V6J 1Y1
(corner of West Broadway & Burrard)

Mountainside Animal Hospital
Phone: (604) 973-1247
2580 Capilano Road, North Vancouver, BC  V7R 4H2

Vancouver Animal Emergency & Referral Centre
2303 Alberta St, Vancouver, BC  V5Y 4A7
(near Cambie & 7th)

Canada West
1988 Kootenay St, Vancouver, BC V5M 4Y3
(East 1st & Boundary – almost in Burnaby)

Atlas Animal Hospital & Emergency Vancouver
5696 Fraser St, Vancouver, BC V5W 2Z4
(at East 41st & Fraser)

Boundary Bay Veterinary Specialty Hospital
20434 64 Ave, Unit #204, Langley

Animal hospitals open 7 days a week but not 24 hours a day:

We suggest you call in case they have a vet there, even after hours, though they will probably refer you to one of the 24 hour hospitals

Norgate Animal Hospital
1435 Marine Drive, North Vancouver, V7P 1T5
(just before Philip Ave, just after Pier 1 Imports)

Delbrook Mall Animal Hospital
3759 Delbrook Ave, North Vancouver, V7N 3Z4
(north from Westview exit off Highway 1)

Open 7 days a week from 11am-11pm

Caulfeild Animal Hospital

5319 Headland Dr, West Vancouver, BC V7W 3C6

(Caulfeild Shopping Centre)

8:30-6:00pm Monday-Friday, 8:30-4:00 Saturdays, Closed Sundays

(604) 922-2344