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

Coombs Veterinary Hospital has been granted Provisional Approval to Operate with terms and conditions, which include:

  1. Dr. Emily Carrington has been appointed as the "Designated Registrant" and is the sole veterinarian working at Coombs Veterinary Hospital.
  2. No other veterinarian is currently approved to practise at Coombs Veterinary Hospital.
  3. Coombs Veterinary Hospital will be open to the public Monday to Thursday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, provided Dr. Carrington is in attendance for at least 7 hours each day.  Coombs will not be open in the event of Dr. Carrington's absence.
  4. Closures and operating days and hours will be prominently displayed outside the facility at all times.

Updated October 18, 2019 pursuant to bylaw s.3.2.


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

Poultry Plus Veterinary Consulting 
is closed as of October 1, 2019.
For medical records, please contact Abbotsford Veterinary Clinic, Dr. Rich Vanderwal at 604-850-7577.

Pacific Animal Eye Specialty Services is closed as of September 13, 2019.
For medical records, please contact fordeyes@gmail.com.

MacKenzie Veterinary Clinic 
is closed as of September 1, 2019.
For medical records, please contact Chetwynd Veterinary Hospital at 250-788-9374.

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.

The Dear Animal Hospital is closed as of May 10, 2018.
Upon closure, medical records were transferred to Island Veterinary Hospital (604-273-3158 or 
reception@islandvethospital.com).  On October 8, 2019, the CVBC was notified that computer and software issues have rendered the records inaccessible.