Welcome to Southwood Veterinary Hospital

Your Veterinary Hospital in Calgary, Alberta
Call us at 403-281-2060

Southwood Veterinary Hospital is a full service animal hospital and will take both emergency cases as well as less urgent medical, surgical, and dental issues. Bridget Harris and Emily Ames are experienced in all types of conditions and treatments. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and a very calm environment so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting his or her own Calgary veterinarian.

 Dr. Bridget Harris and Dr. Emily Ames are licensed veterinarians, treating cats and dogs. Your pet's health and well being is very important to us and we will take every step to give your pet the best possible care.

We have a number of resources for you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Browse around and look at our articles and pet videos. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention. Feel free to call us at 403-281-2060 with any questions. Our  veterinarian office is very easy to get to, and you can find directions on our Contact Us page.

At Southwood Veterinary Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. Bridget Harris

Dr. Emily Ames

 Southwood Veterinary Hospital | 403-281-2060

140-10233 Elbow Dr. SW Calgary
Calgary, Alberta T2W1E8

Testimonials

Read What Our Clients Say

  • "Dr. Bridget Harris is an excellent vet! She is extremely knowlegeable and experienced, but most importantly she is patient and KIND. I would not hesitate to recommend Bridget to anyone for pet diagnosis/treatment and routine care."
    Heidi E.
  • "We have always had a positive experience with each visit at SVH. All the staff are very friendly and attentive to our needs."
    Cathy C.

Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Saturday:

8:00 am-1:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed

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