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The VTH is pleased to offer a wide range of veterinary diets (pet food including diets for puppies, kittens, and seniors), pet treats and supplements, and various over-the-counter products for your pets. We also have access to distributors to allow us to bring in special orders to meet your animal’s needs. We are soon rolling out an online platform, which will allow you easy ordering and access to thousands of products, which can be shipped to the VTH at no charge or shipped directly to your home. In the meantime, if you need pet food and supplies, you are always welcome to visit our hospital to see our selection of veterinary diets and pet products. We are open for purchases 7 days a week.

Introducing the new Online AVC myVETstore

The Veterinary Teaching Hospital is excited to announce our online pet store (mvVETstore), where every purchase supports training the next generation of veterinarians. This online store offers current and new AVCVTH clients the convenience of shopping for your pet’s products at whatever time suits you, with 24/7 service and a huge selection of food, treats, toys, and supplies for cats, dogs, pocket pets, and exotics. Please contact that if there is a product you are not seeing and would like to have available

With current COVID restrictions, it can be inconvenient and time consuming for you to come into the Veterinary Teaching Hospital. Ordering through the myVETstore website is faster and safer for you. If your pet needs a prescription diet, these are strictly controlled by your AVC veterinarian through our myVETstore.

Ordered products can be shipped directly to your home, cottage, or office, or picked up at the VTH. We will send you an email letting you know when your order has shipped or is available for pickup.

We invite you to sign up and create your account for the AVC myVETstore through the link below:

https://www.myvetstore.ca/avcvth

About us

Since its establishment in 1986, the Atlantic Veterinary College (AVC) has been committed to improving the health and well-being of animals and humans through excellence in education, research, and professional service. More than 7,000 small and large animals are cared for on-site each year, with thousands more on farms, race tracks and fish farms.   [more]

Clinic hours

The hospital operates 24-7-365. Our front desk is staffed from 8 am until 11 pm 7 days a week, and clients can call to make appointments or purchase pet food, supplies, and medications during that time. Appointments for Community Practice and Specialty Services with the AVC Veterinary Teaching Hospital can be scheduled from Monday to Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm based on service availability.

Emergency care - 24 hrs

If you are a large animal client of the AVC Veterinary Teaching Hospital including Farm Service or Ambulatory Equine Service and are experiencing an emergency, please call 902-566-0950 and our after hours emergency team will contact the appropriate large animal clinician on call.

To make an appointment

AVC Small Animal Hospital
Companion animals, exotic animals, pocket pets, wildlife
902-566-0950

AVC Large Animal Hospital
Horses, cattle, pigs, sheep, goats and other farm animals
902-566-0999

AVC Ambulatory Equine Services
Farm and racetrack care for horses
902-566-0992

AVC Farm Service
Herd health and emergency service for cattle, pigs, fish and other farm animals
902-566-0900