About Us

Welcome to Ivy Veterinary Services, a veterinary hospital providing a wide range of clinical services and surgery for birds, reptiles, dogs, cats, and pocket pets. Our location is in the beautiful countryside of Essa Township on the 9th Line just south of the 25th Sideroad, 10 minutes southwest of Barrie, and 1 mile north of the town of Ivy.

Ivy Veterinary Services offers an accredited mobile house call service for your convenience.

Dr. Cathy Emms has been accredited by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA), to test for Equine Infectious Anemia in horses, export of birds, and provides Pets Certification for the export of pets to the UK, European Community, Hawaii, Australia, etc….

Our Heartworm testing includes four Diseases that are spread by ticks (Lyme disease, Anaplasmosis , Bartonella, and Erhlichia), in order to diagnose and treat these illnesses in a timely manner.

Our staff takes great pride in providing personal care for you and your pets and we try to ensure a positive experience when you visit us!

Location Hours
Monday8:00am – 5:00pm
Tuesday8:00am – 1:00pm
Wednesday8:00am – 5:00pm
Thursday8:00am – 1:00pm
Friday8:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday7:30am – 1:00pm

Call the Huronia Veterinary Emergency Clinic 391 Dunlop St W Barrie — (705) 722-0377 They are open 24/7 including Holidays. www.hvecbarrie.com