New Patients

Welcome to Russell Lake Animal Hospital!

We work hard to provide compassionate care to the animals we see during every visit.

We love meeting new pets!

Our goal is to provide a calm and relaxing experience for pet owners as well. Our team provides high-quality care while focusing on enhancing the human-animal bond. We take a lifespan approach to each of our patients and are dedicated to helping throughout all the stages of their life.

How To Contact Us:

19 Norm Newman Drive
Dartmouth, NS B2W 6M3

Click here for directions.

Phone: 902-407-4570

When We’re Open:

Due to COVID-19, we’ve updated our hours. We’re still open seven days a week to make sure your pet gets the care they need when they need it.

Mon – Fri: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sat – Sun: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Schedule An Appointment:

Requesting an appointment online is easy and takes just a minute or two. Click here to get started. If you have an exotic pet, click here. Once you’ve requested an appointment, please wait for our team to confirm with you.

Payment Options

1. Payment is expected when services are rendered. In order to focus on our patients’ needs, customer service and minimizing costs, we do not bill.
2. We accept debit cards, credit cards (Visa and Mastercard) and cash. All cards must be signed by the owner of the card.
3. Another popular option for your family is pet insurance coverage. To learn more, please visit the following pet insurance websites:

Complete Your New Patient Form

We want to make sure your visits are as stress-free as possible. Complete our new client form online in just minutes, from the comfort of your home or office. We’re here to make your life easier.