Welcome to Balaclava Veterinary Surgery

We are located in Westcourt, Queensland, and we welcome pets and pet parents from surrounding suburbs including Mooroobool, Bungalow, Earlville as well as other areas in the Cairns and Cape York regions.

Established over 30 years ago, the team at Balaclava Veterinary Surgery is committed to providing the highest level of professional service and care for your pet. Our team recognises the significance of your pets and the place they hold in your family and is dedicated to providing the highest standard of care for your pets. Our highly qualified Veterinarians Dr Jason Pollard and Dr Akihiro Matsui bring a combined veterinary experience of over 30 years. Prior to joining Balaclava Vet, Dr Jason Pollard was Veterinary Director at two large veterinary hospital groups and Dr Akihiro Matsui holds a doctoral degree in Veterinary Medicine. Our team has experiences and interests in internal medicineorthopaedic and soft tissue surgeriesanimal behaviour, and more.  Our animal health care team will offer education, advice and care to ensure your pet has the longest, happiest and healthiest life possible. We treat cats, dogs, guinea pigs, rats, mice and birds. Find out more about us by booking a hospital tour or bring your pet to meet our team at anytime.

Our Facilities & Services

  • Ability to treat pocket pets, birds and wildlife
  • Puppy Pre-School
  • Behavioural consultations
  • Weight loss clinic
  • Experienced team with the ability to take on complex surgical cases
  • Ample parking, safe for animals

Our program includes

  • Unlimited FREE Consultations
  • Annual
    Vaccinations
  • Up to $250 OFF a Dental Procedure
  • Preventative Health Care Screen x 1 Per Year
  • FREE Microchip
  • 10% Discount on Professional Services by a Vet
  • 10% Discount on Parasite & Heartworm control
  • 10% Discount on Food & Merchandise