Advanced Vetcare

24hr Veterinary Emergency and Specialist Centre


Advanced Vetcare is a specialist veterinary medicine, surgery and oncology centre with a 24hr emergency hospital. We are in centrally located Kensington so animals across Melbourne, Geelong, Bendigo, Ballarat and all surrounding suburbs and regions of Victoria are helped by our specialist and emergency services 24 hours a day, every day of the year.



Specialist Veterinary Surgery

Specialist Veterinary Surgery

Advanced Vetcare’s specialist surgeons perform orthopaedic, soft tissue, cancer and neurosurgery to help return your pet to being the happy and healthy pet you know and love. Read more…

Specialist Medicine

Specialist Medicine

Just like humans, your pets are susceptible to heart and kidney disease, diabetes, Cushing’s Disease and a range of common cancers. Our team at Advanced Vetcare are experts in treating these difficult disorders in animals. Read more…

Emergency & Critical Care

Emergency & Critical Care

Advanced Vetcare is equipped and staffed 24 hours a day to handle any possible pet emergency. Read more…

Oncology – Cancer Care for Pets

Laura Brockley heads our specialist veterinary oncology service. Laura’s expertise, along with our specialist medicine, surgery, advanced imaging and 24hr critical care team help Advanced Vetcare to be a leading centre for cancer treatment in pets in Victoria.

Contact & Find Us

Contact & Find Us

Need to find out more, make a referral or ask a question? Get in touch. Read more…

  • Highly recommend Advanced Vetcare. The team is full of compassionate and professional vets. The reception staff were reliable and greatly assisted us in a time of an emergency. They... read more

    Kieren Do Avatar Kieren Do
    July 9, 2022

    Top job done by Dr Sam Snelling on my little boy Stevie for TPLO surgery. Thank you to Dr Sam and his team for his immaculate work. I gotta say... read more

    Jacqui Gigliotti Avatar Jacqui Gigliotti
    December 6, 2022

    Thank you to the staff at AVC for the empathy and compassion shown when we had to attend to euthanise our dog Claude. We’ve been to AVC a couple of... read more

    Simon Moir Avatar Simon Moir
    February 6, 2022
  • I love this hospital. The medical, oncology, nursing & reception staff are all amazing. While we are experiencing an extremely difficult time, I feel like my beloved dog is in... read more

    Laura Saavedra Avatar Laura Saavedra
    May 6, 2022

    Brought our mini dachshund in after he had got into some rat poison. The receptionist and vets were super helpful and fast with treating Bentley and we were in and... read more

    Harris Abd Avatar Harris Abd
    February 6, 2022

    Whilst our beautiful Keeley is no longer with us, the team at AVC were exceptional and compassionate. I cannot fault them at all. A very big thank you to Dr... read more

    Melissa Webb Avatar Melissa Webb
    January 6, 2023