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Operating from Friday 7pm to Monday 11am and Public Holidays, our emergency centre functions as an extension of the services offered by your family veterinarian. We work as a team to provide continuity of care, and assist your pet to achieve a speedy and full recovery when your pet requires urgent attention.   

We know that your pet is an important member of your family and deserves the best possible care. We are there when your own vet can’t be, helping to provide round the clock, thorough the night, all weekend personalised and compassionate care for your pet. Our experienced team of veterinarians and nurses continuously train in the field of emergency and critical care in order to provide immediate, first class veterinary care. 

River Country AEC is committed to providing you with exceptional service and your pets with compassionate care. We you visit you will find us fulfilling this promise by:

  • Thoroughly explaining your pet’s medical condition

  • Answering all questions completely

  • Explaining all of the treatment and diagnostic options presented

  • Explaining all the associated charges clearly and thoroughly

  • Ensuring a veterinarian is available to speak with you about any aspect of your pet’s care

  • Keeping your family veterinarian updated on your pet’s care while at our hospital

  • Offering the best care possible