Afterhours Fees

Dr. Berkshire's regular hours of availability are Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm.  Ideally, 1-3 days or more notice in scheduling appointments is preferred, but same day appointments may occasionally be seen. He will do his best to accommodate you, but please understand this is not an emergency service. There are no additional fees charged for same day appointments scheduled within regular hours of availability.  

If your pet is in a state of emergency and Dr. Berkshire cannot be reached immediately, please contact your regular veterinarian, one of the hospitals listed in the contact page of this website or Vancouver Animal Emergency and Referral Centre at 604-879-3737.

Afterhour’s Fee (limited availability for existing clients only; text for details):  $150 and up 


Long Distance Travel Fees

Lifting Stars Pet Homecare is based in Vancovuer, BC and provides service to clients living in Greater Vancouver. Pending on your area of residence, additional long distance travel fees may apply. Please see below for more details:

No travel fee*    -- Vancouver (most areas, pending travel time)

$40 travel fee*   -- North Vancouver, West Vancouver, Burnaby, New Westminster, Richmond 

$70 travel fee*   -- Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, North Surrey, Delta, Horseshoe Bay

$90 travel fee*   -- South Surrey, Squamish, Maple Ridge, Langley, White Rock, Tsawwassen

* -- Travel fee is based on distance and time required for travel and may be different than what is quoted above.  Please discuss with Dr. Berkshire for more details.

Other areas      -- Please phone Dr. Berkshire for an estimate