Welcome to Riverview Animal Health Centre

Riverview Animal Health Centre is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year for emergencies, urgent care, and walk-ins as well as referral services. Our general practice is also open and accepting new patients with appointments booked during regular opening hours.

With a team of over 80 dedicated veterinary professionals, we operate within a spacious 12,000 sq ft facility equipped with state-of-the-art diagnostic tools including ultrasounds, x-rays, endoscopy equipment, and the sole CT scan in the province dedicated to animal use.

We have been proudly serving our community for over 55 years, and treat patients from all over New Brunswick. Should your pet require overnight or emergency veterinary care, you can rest assured our veterinary team will always be there to help.

Emergency and Critical Care

As a 24-hour Emergency and Referral Center, Riverview Animal Hospital has a dedicated team of doctors, registered veterinary technicians and veterinary assistants in place to provide the 24/7 care that your pet may need. We have doctors available around the clock, even overnight. We are devoted to ensuring your pet receives the best medical care, all while the patient’s family receives exceptional client service.

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Referral Services

Our team is here for you, whether you are a veterinarian looking to refer a patient or a client who would like some additional information on some of our exclusive services. Our veterinarians work closely with you and your veterinarian to ensure your pet receives the best medical care. Our team will inform your primary hospital during your pet’s stay with us, to ensure they are up to date on your pet’s medical care. Our referral services include orthopedic, radioiodine therapy, critical care, surgical, imaging (including CT scan, ultrasound, and x-ray), as well as endoscopy. For more information, please do not hesitate to contact us anytime, day or night at 506.387.4015.

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General Practice

The dedicated team of our general practice is committed to providing a comprehensive range of services to ensure your furry companions lead happy, healthy lives. From routine wellness exams, vaccinations, spays/neuters, and dental care, to advanced diagnostics and surgical procedures, we offer a full spectrum of veterinary care. Whether you are a new pet parent seeking preventative care or facing a challenging medical issue, our veterinary practice is here to support you every step of the way. Your pets deserve the best, and at our practice, they receive nothing less. Please check our opening hours and call us to book an appointment.

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Riverview Animal Health Centre has been accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) for over 30 years. As an AAHA-accredited hospital, we are recognized among the finest in the industry and are consistently at the forefront of advanced veterinary medicine. Approximately 12-15% of veterinary hospitals throughout the U.S. and Canada are accredited by AAHA so you can rest assured that your four-legged family member is in good hands.

Riverview Animal Health Centre is also a Cat Friendly Practice accredited at the Gold level. Our staff handle and treat cats with understanding, gentleness and respect, and make every effort to ensure your visit is as stress-free for you and your cat as possible.

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Our kitty was hit by a car late at night. We called ahead for emergency service and were informed to leave immediately. They are about 2 hrs away from us, and they had a team waiting for us when we arrived. They have triage urgency and took Tanner…

— Christine Cooling

During this heartbreaking event when I had to put my cat down as she was extremely sick the staff was very friendly, understanding, caring during this difficult time they kept coming in and checking on us and explained the whole process and even said take all the time you need…

— Patty Davis

After being told by Vet Hospitals in NS we would be waiting until Jan 2024 for TPLO sugery, Riverveiw Hosp in NB stepped up and got us in within 3 weeks on receiving a request from our Vet. They were kind and compassionate from the consult, thru the surgery and…

— Lynda Giguere

Me and Willow are so happy with the care and service we have received here :) After an emergency visit and further checkups with Dr. Lalor, my girl Willow has been showing great progress and is healing very well. This chatty girl especially loves the attention she gets at the…

— Emilie Ouellette

Staff that we dealt with at the time my wife's emotional support Boxer was operated on were all great. We have had dogs cared for by Dr. Dwan who performed the operation for several years and we could not be more pleased with his service. If the other veterinarians at…

— Barry George