Canberra Veterinary Emergency Service

Canberra Veterinary Emergency Service Closed Now

21 Crinigan Circle,
Gungahlin, ACT 2912

Business Details


Regular Hours
06:00PM - 08:00AM
06:00PM - 08:00AM
06:00PM - 08:00AM
06:00PM - 08:00AM
06:00PM - 08:00AM
12:01AM - 11:59PM
12:01AM - 11:59PM


Independently owned and operated, Canberra's newest after hours Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Service is located in Gungahlin and services the ACT and all surrounding areas.

We are open: Every weeknight 6pm - 8am, 24 hours on weekends and 24 hours all Public Holidays

We stay up all night so your pet can receive the very best veterinary care when they need it.

CVES is fortunate enough to lease the premises of the Gungahlin Veterinary Hospital after hours, on weekends and on public holidays. GVH is an Accredited Hospital of Excellence and has been purpose built. The clinic has state of the art equipment that is continually being upgraded to ensure all possible in house diagnostics can be performed.
  • Reception:
  • Upon visiting the hospital you will be welcomed into our reception area where a nurse will quickly triage your pet and discuss their condition with the consulting veterinarian.
  • Consult and Treatment Rooms:
  • Our hospital has several well equipped consultation suites that allow for full assessment of your pet’s condition. If your pet is triaged and is in need of critical intervention, he or she will be taken to the back treatment area where our veterinarians and nurses have everything needed to support and help your pet.
  • Imaging Suite Including:
  • Radioology
  • Offering the most up to date in digital radiography so exceptional images can be produced quickly and without repeated exposures.
  • Ultrasound:
  • Working with the Esoate mylab 70, this machine has full doppler and is capable of imaging all areas of your pet from the muscles in their leg to the organs in their abdomen and thorax.
  • Endoscopy:
  • Flacid and rigid scoping ability for less invasive retrieval of gastric or esophageal foreign bodies and for diagnostics of the airway and the GIT.
  • Surgical Suite:
  • Equipped with all the necessary anesthetic equipment, monitors and equipment necessary to safely monitor and perform any emergency surgery.

  • Laboratory:
  • Equipped with a full range of diagnostic equipment so even the most complex medical case can be adequately worked up.

  • Oxygenation and Ventilation:
  • Readily available in all treatment areas for any animal in need.

  • Pharmacy:
  • With wide range of medications readily available to us in our well stocked pharmacy, we can ensure you that your pet will be treated promptly and that you have medication to take home to complete the treatment course. Our medications include but are not limited to, snake antivenin, tick antiserum, antibiotics and analgesics. We also store blood products making blood transfusions possible for your pet.


21 Crinigan Circle, Gungahlin, ACT 2912 AU