Western Veterinary Specialist and Emergency Center
Founded in 2001, Western Veterinary Specialist & Emergency Centre (WVSC) is dedicated to serving the needs of Western Canadian veterinarians and pet owners. Based in Calgary, Alberta WVSC offers referral-only state-of-the-art veterinary services at one of the largest, most comprehensive facilities of its kind in Canada. All specialists are Diplomates in good standing of their respective specialty colleges, having successfully completed accredited residency training and examination requirements.
Advanced diagnostic and therapeutic services are provided by specialists in the following disciplines:
Anesthesiology, Diagnostic / Medical Imaging, Emergency and Critical Care, Internal Medicine, Rehabilitation, Ophthalmology, Oncology, and Surgery. Directions:
Address: 1802 – 10th Ave SW
Calgary, Alberta T3C 0J8
Toll Free: 866-770-1340
EMERGENCY & CRITICAL CARE UNIT IS OPEN 24/7, 365 DAYS A YEAR
U of C Partners with Western to Provide Advanced Critical Care for Pets
The University of Calgary Faculty of Veterinary Medicine just released a fantastic story about how Western’s critical…
Dr. Fullagar Achieves Diplomate Status in ACVS
Congratulations Dr. Fullagar!
We’re proud to announce Bronwyn’s achievement in obtaining Diplomate status in the…
Our Clients Say it Best
The staff was AMAZING! Dr. Schiller spent time in a very busy day for her to sit and explain everything to me in terms I can understand. I left with my mind at ease! AMAZING AMAZING customer service!! Liana from Calgary, AB We truly appreciate Dr. Fugazzi calling us personally post surgery for the update. That made us feel important and that you care for our pet as much as we do. You all went above and beyond. Jennifer from Cochrane, AB The staff at Western Veterinary Hospital have been exceptional to work with. They make you and your pet feel special. It was reassuring to know that your pet was being cared for like he would be at home." Heather from Calgary, AB "I have nothing but great praise and admiration to the Doctor and the team at the Western Veterinary Centre. They took great care of my dog, diagnosed him and prescribed the correct treatments." Rick from Calgary, AB Dani, the technician has come out to the car to take my dog's blood pressure and stood waiting in the cold! That kind of service is above and beyond what I expect! Deborah from Calgary, AB God bless for all the great care you give with heart. Syrah from Calgary, AB The staff was amazing at taking our calls, even in the middle of the night (I was working night shifts) and put our mind at ease about Stewie's care and condition. Karolina from Calgary Dr Schiller and Melanie B. are great. Thank you both for your special care of Lily. Kent from Calgary, AB Dr. Remedios was great, explaining everything in lots of detail and giving me all of the available options. Geoff from Calgary, AB Simply the best! Kind, caring, & professional. I simply can`t say enough good things about the staff at Western. Anonymous