NOTICE: Please contact us for estimated wait times and check out the “What to Expect” page to familiarize yourself with our triage levels.

Urgent Care Services

Pet emergency? Bring them in now! Call ahead, so we're ready for your arrival.

Welcome to Animal Emergency Clinic of Durham Region

We are an urgent care center for cats and dogs, open 24/7, 365 days a year, for emergencies, walk-ins, and referral services from family practices in the area. We opened our doors in 1995, and we have been proudly serving the community ever since. 

If your pet has an emergency, please call 905-576-3031 to speak with one of our team members.

About Our Team

Within our 8,400 square foot facility, we have a team of over 30 dedicated and experienced professionals, including 6 full-time veterinarians and 11 full-time registered veterinary technicians (RVTs). Our dedication to your pet's well-being extends to having doctors available on shift around the clock, ensuring continuous access to medical care when your pet needs it the most. We believe in ongoing skill enhancement and knowledge sharing with fellow veterinary teams to ensure that every furry family member in our region receives the highest standard of service.

Accreditations & Accolades

Our clinic is a CVO Accredited Veterinary Facility. We are also honoured and proud to be ranked as one of the best veterinary clinics in Whitby by Three Best Rated, a testament to our unwavering commitment to excellent pet care and client satisfaction.


Ultrasound Referrals

Ultrasound Referrals

Dr. Greenwood from Maple Tree Diagnostics offers weekly ultrasounds with referrals arranged through your family vet.

Surgical Services

Surgical Services

Our facility provides on site surgical services for your pets. Give us a call at 905-576-3031 or visit our services page to learn more!

Emergency Warning Signs

Emergency Warning Signs

Identifying emergency warning signs in pets is paramount, allowing for prompt intervention to safeguard their health.

What Our Clients Are Saying