In An Emergency , Please Call IN ADVANCE : 613-745-0123
(NEW) Temporary Summer Emergency Hours Of Operation

Sundays 7 a.m. to Thursday 9 p.m.
24 Hours – 5 Days a Week

We will resume a 24-7-365 schedule this fall. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
Questions: 613-745-0123 or [email protected]   

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Ottawa Animal Emergency & Specialty Hospital

The Ottawa Animal Emergency & Specialty Hospital is the first hospital of its kind with a 24-hour specialized emergency veterinary facility serving Ottawa, Gatineau and surrounding areas. We welcome emergency animal transfers and walk-in patients from all clinics in the region. Specialty services require an appointment with the appropriate specialist. Please call 613-745-0123 in advance of your arrival.

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Open every day !


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Where to find us ?

1155 Lola Street Ottawa, ON Canada, K1K 4C1

24/5 Emergency Care

The Ottawa Emergency and Specialty Veterinary Hospital provides Ottawa-Gatineau emergency veterinary services 24 hours a day – 5 days a week, without an appointment. Please call 613-745-0123 in advance of your arrival. Our veterinary hospital’s emergency and critical care team is always ready for you and your pet.

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Specialty services

Because sometimes your four-legged friend needs the best that veterinary medicine has to offer. Just as in human medicine, veterinary care includes certified specialists who treat more complex medical and surgical problems. Specialists are available by appointment.

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LocalLy Owned

The Ottawa Animal Emergency & Specialty Hospital is the first hospital of its kind : a 24-hour emergency and specialty facility owned by a local veterinarians, serving Ottawa, Gatineau and surrounding areas.

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All the services you need

Ottawa Animal Emergency has all the specialists and services you will need for your pet in one facility. The facility is equipped with an intensive care unit capable of treating dogs, cats and exotic animals such as birds and reptiles.

Dentistry and oral surgery

Veterinary dentistry, like human dentistry, involves the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the oral cavity. 

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Veterinary dermatology is a specialty that diagnoses and treats disorders of the skin, hair, ears and claws. Multiple diseases…

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Internal Medicine

Internal medicine specialists investigate the nature of many chronic or serious diseases affecting your pet’s systems… 

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Enabling pets with a cancer diagnosis to have the best quality of life for as long as possible…

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24-hour Emergency

OAESH provides emergency veterinary services in Ottawa 24 hours – 5 days a week (Temporary Summer Hours), without an appointment.

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Using state-of-the-art equipment and advanced surgical techniques, our surgical team performs many types of surgery…

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Advanced Medical Imaging

Your centre offers a medical imaging service which is an important tool for the diagnosis of many diseases of our pets.

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Laboratory Work

Our in-house laboratory is equipped to perform a wide variety of immediate tests, including blood tests (haematology, biochemistry panel…).

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Our Hospital



Blood Bank

The Canadian Animal Blood Bank (CABB) is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving veterinary care.

Our Facilities

We have a fully equipped emergency veterinary centre and an intensive care centre in a facility of over 3,000 square metres.

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