Practice Facilities

Practice Facilities with provisional or limited accreditation are listed below. Also below is a list of recently closed practice facilities and the contact information for obtaining medical records.


Provisional/Limited Practice Facility Accreditation

Surrey Animal Hospital has been granted provisional and limited accreditation pursuant to Bylaw s. 3.14 and 3.16 and subject to compliance with the following limitations:

  • Dr. Pavitar Bajwa will serve as interim designated registrant;
  • Any change in designated registrant must be pre-approved and appointed by the Practice Facilities Accreditation Committee;
  • Facility hours of operation will be restricted to no more than 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., seven days a week; at least one registered veterinarian must be on site for a minimum of 80% of total open hours, each day;
  • Must conduct weekly controlled drug reconciliations and provide logs to the College upon request;
  • Participate in a post-opening inspection approximately 30 days after opening;
  • All medical records will be contemporaneously prepared and maintained electronically, with appropriate, signed client consent forms present;
  • Requests for record transfers to other clinics will be honoured in a timely fashion, determined by the urgency and gravity of the patient’s condition at the time of the request;
  • All patient diagnoses will be made by a veterinarian and treatment will be either administered or supervised by a veterinarian in accordance with Division 4.7 of Part 4 of the Bylaws; and
  • Provisional accreditation may be revoked by the Committee pursuant to s. 3.16 if periodic inspections over the next 12-month period indicate non-compliance with an above limitation.

Posted June 1, 2018 pursuant to Bylaw s. 3.2. Updated April 17, 2019. 


Grand Forks Central Veterinary Services has the following limitations pursuant to Bylaw s. 3.14 and 3.16:

  • Veterinary services exclude radiology and dentistry.

Updated December 4, 2018 pursuant to Bylaw s. 3.2.


Recently Closed Practice Facilities

Harbourview Animal Hospital facility is temporarily closed for restorations, effective July 5, 2019.  Dr. Lahey expects to be able to reopen before the end of August 2019.

Dr. Lahey has made arrangements to see existing clients and patients for urgent care needs through Mountainside Animal Hospital & 24 Hour Emergency Services.  Please call Dr. Lahey directly at 604-770-4557 to set up an appointment, or to access medical records. 

Saddle Hills Veterinary Services is closed as of June 23, 2019.
For medical records, please contact 250-843-7557.

Pacific Animal Hospital is closed as of June 11, 2019
For medical records, please contact 604-585-1177.

Kootenay Veterinary Clinic's accreditation has been cancelled effective May 31, 2019.


Fairfield Pet Clinic  is closed as of April 1, 2019.
For medical records, please contact Hollywood Animal Hospital at 250-370-7734

Heritage Cat Clinic  is closed as of April 1, 2019.
For medical records, please contact Dr. Baer at heritagecatclinic@gmail.com

Van Isle Vet - Spay and Neuter Facility is closed as of January 16, 2019.
For medical records, please contact Van Isle Veterinary Hospital at 250-334-8400.

Whistler Veterinary Services is closed as of January 1, 2019.
For medical records, please contact Dr. Loridawn Gordon at loridawngordon@gmail.com

At Home Vet Care Victoria is closed as of December 31, 2018.
For medical records, please contact Cadboro Bay Veterinary Clinic at 250-477-9061.

Nicola Valley Veterinary Clinic Ltd. is closed as of December 31, 2018.
For medical records, please contact Merritt Veterinary Hospital at 250-378-2120 or email at merrittvethospital@gmail.com

South Peace Animal Hospital is closed as of December 21, 2018.

For medical records, please contact Dr. Trevor Reeves at southpeaceanimalhospital@hotmail.com

Lakehill Pet Clinic is closed as of December 7, 2018.
For medical records, please contact Feltham Animal Hospital at 250-477-4730.

Shelbourne Pet Clinic is closed as of December 7, 2018.
For medical records, please contact Feltham Animal Hospital at 250-477-4730.

Sound Mobile Veterinary Service is closed as of December 1, 2018.
For medical records, please contact Country Meadows Pet Hospital at 604-460-1428

Feltham Gordon Head Pet Clinic is closed as of November 30, 2018.
For medical records, please contact Feltham Animal Hospital at 250-477-4730.

Sea to Sky Mobile Veterinary Services Inc. is closed as of September 10, 2018.
For medical records, please contact 
Dr. Sireni at 604-787-5596.

Dr. Peter Dobias Veterinary Services is closed as of August 9, 2018.
For medical records, please contact 
604-982-0987 or clientcare@peterdobias.com.

Victoria - Glanford Animal Hospital is closed as of July 31, 2018.
For medical records, please contact Thetis Heights Veterinary Clinic at 
250-478-3423 or thcvet@shaw.ca.

Michael S. Perron Veterinarian Inc. (formerly West Coast Equine Clinic) is closed as of July 25, 2018.
For medical records, please contact Meadow Lane Equine Clinic Ltd. (Donna Brown) at 
604-575-0263.

Vital Beings Veterinary Practice 
is closed as of July 18, 2018.
For medical records, please contact Shaughnessy Veterinary Hospital (
Laura Crichton) at 604-945-4949 or laura@coolvet.com.

Vancouver South Pet Hospital 
is closed as of July 1, 2018.
For medical records, please contact Cambie Animal Hospital at 
604-321-6600.

Bowen Veterinary Services is temporarily closed as of June 30, 2018.
For medical records, please contact Dr. Alastair Westcott at 604-908-7925 or awestcott@mountainside24er.ca
.

The Dear Animal Hospital is closed as of May 10, 2018.
For medical records, please contact Island Animal Hospital at 
604-273-3158 or reception@islandvethospital.com.