Clinical services

Updated June 14, 2021

The WCVM Veterinary Medical Centre (VMC) has resumed normal operations in all of its clinical services except small animal surgery, which remains closed to all cases other than emergencies and urgent care. 

Clients may now enter the reception areas of the WCVM Veterinary Medical Centre. Please wear a medical-grade mask and maintain your physical distance in the building. Please visit the "preventive measures" section for more information. 

Click the button below for full details.


The WCVM Veterinary Medical Centre's Large Animal Clinic and Field Service provides primary health care and round-the-clock emergency services and also serves as the referral centre for all western Canadian veterinarians and their clients.

Field Service

We offer a wide range of primary health and preventive care services to help keep your livestock healthy and productive. Our team will give your animal or herd a thorough checkup and ensure that all preventive health measures are up-to-date.

 Our Field Service teams are available for on-site veterinary care and emergency services. 

Clinical and Specialized Services

In addition to routine veterinary care, the Veterinary Medical Centre provides the following clinical and specialized services for large animals:

Equine Services
Disease Investigations
Field Service
Herd Health
Internal Medicine
Medical Imaging
Veterinary Services for Other Livestock 

Owner Support

Are you experiencing emotional distress over the health of your animal/herd? Please contact our Veterinary Social Work team for support during this difficult time.

Appointments and Referrals

Animal Owners

Contact us to make an appointment. If you are a new client, please click below to find information about our location, parking and what to expect during your animal's appointment.

Referring Veterinarians

Submit an online referral form.

 Emergency services available 24/7

Emergency services are available for acutely ill or seriously injured animals.