We are a full-service veterinary hospital providing medicine, surgery (including CO2 surgical laser), diagnostics (including on-site blood chemistry and hematology, cytology, CR radiology, and ultrasound), dentistry (including dental DR radiography), therapeutic laser, treatment options, emergency service, boarding, medicated bathing program, referrals, and behaviour consultations. 


Jody E. Cunningham, BSc, DVM

Dr. Jody is a native of Nova Scotia.  She grew up in the Annapolis Valley and graduated from Bridgetown Regional High School (1984).  She obtained her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Prince Edward Island (1989) and her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the Atlantic Veterinary College (1993).  After working in the USA (NH and MA) for 11 years, she, with help of her family, opened the Port Royal Animal Hospital on July 2nd, 2004, and is so happy to be back, living and working, in Nova Scotia.

Dr. Jody has been practicing veterinary medicine for 25 years and has specialized in companion animal care.  She is also, more importantly, a mother of three terrific children and of a wide assortment of fur and feather babies.  She is active in the community, volunteering time with school acitivities, 4-H, church choir, and minor hockey.  She, and the love of her life, Mike, reside locally in Granville Center.

Dr. Cunningham and "Skipper"