In case of an emergency please call 1300 JCU VET (528 838)

About JCU Vet

Our History

JCU Vet was established in 2009, purpose-built to offer modern diagnostic and surgical facilities, together with a wide range of other veterinary referral services.

From general practice to referrals and emergency care, we are pleased to provide you with the very best in preventative health and medical care for dogs, cats, birds, reptiles and other small animals.

As the teaching hospital for the James Cook University School of Veterinary and Biomedical Science, we provide clinical training for final year veterinary students who you may see working under the supervision of our qualified clinicians.

Our dedicated veterinarians and nurses work around the clock to provide the very best in veterinary care. Referring veterinarians can trust that our highly skilled teams are providing ongoing care and support to their patients as an extension of the veterinary services provided by their practice.

Whether you choose to visit JCU Vet or you are referred to us by your regular vet, be assured that your special companion will be professionally cared for, whatever the time of day or night.