Why join us

Companion Animal Hospital is a bustling, 5-doctor small animal practice located in Dartmouth, NS. We are a fully equipped facility, including a dental suite with radiography. Our seasoned surgery team have extensive experience in both elective (spay and neuters) and non-elective procedures. We are also pleased to offer orthopedic and basic ophthalmic services.

Our team has been caring for the cherished pets of Dartmouth and surrounding areas since 1996. Our facility and services are designed to assist in routine preventive care for pets from youth into their golden years. We work closely with our clients so that they can be educated and empowered in being the best pet parents for their loyal companions.

Dartmouth is famously known as the “City of Lakes” as it is home to a total of 23 lakes of various sizes. Our residents enjoy the calm and charm of living in a small maritime community, surrounded by beautiful scenery with the convenience of “big-city” comforts and amenities.

How to join us

For Veterinarian, Vet Student programs, and Veterinary Technician/Technologist opportunities, click HERE.

For all other positions at our hospital (Client Care Representative/Receptionist, Animal Care Assistant, Kennel Attendant, Vet Assistant/Tech Assistant), email your resume to careers@companionah.ca.

Last updated: June 14, 2021.

Dear Clients,

With recent changes to restrictions on businesses, we can continue providing our full range of services, under certain restrictions.

We are continuing to see all cases by appointment only including pets in need of: vaccines, wellness exams, blood work, heartworm testing, spays and neuters, dental services, parasite prevention, and more.



Beginning on Monday, September 21, we are available to serve you and your pets during the following hours:

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 7:30 am – 7:30 pm
Tuesday, Thursday: 7:30 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday: 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
Sunday: CLOSED

Thank you for your patience and understanding and we look forward to seeing you and your furry family members again!

- Your dedicated team at Companion Animal Hospital