Kelly joins the team as our Practice Manager for Greenbank and Village of Manotick Animal Hospitals. Kelly is a life-long animal lover with over 10 years experience in the pet industry and is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario in Business Management. While completing a Masters degree in International Business Management at Kingston University, England, she caught the travel bug and likes exploring new places whenever she can. On weekends she can be found with her husband and two daughters enjoying the antics of their Boston terrier, Reuben.
Debbie has been our dog groomer for too many years to count! Debbie is an owner and breeder of German Shepherds. She also has a sweet female cat named Helen. Debbie always has 1 or 2 foster dogs under her care in addition to her permanent 'pack'. What many people do not know is that Debbie is also a wonderful singer and an amazing painter.
Sydney started working with us in 2014 at Village of Manotick Animal Hospital after graduating from the Veterinary Assistant program at Algonquin College. In 2018 she moved over to our Greenbank location. She has a rescue cat named Marty McFly who was found abandoned at a McDonalds restaurant. Sydney was Fear Free certified in 2019.
“Originally from a small town in Northern Ontario, Selina grew up with a great love for animals. She joined the Greenbank Animal Hospital Team in 2016 and was promoted to Veterinary Care Staff Coordinator in 2020. She is a graduate of the Veterinary Assistant program at Algonquin College and has been working in the veterinary field since 2006. Selina loves iced coffee, alpacas, reading, golfing, and spending family time with her husband Denis and their daughter Olive-Rose. She also shares her home with two rambunctious miniature dachshunds named Pickle & Pogo and a chaotic abyssinian cat named Mace.'
Jenna joined the veterinary care staff in October 2018. Jenna has a certificate in Equine Science from the University of Guelph and is pursuing further post-secondary studies in order to become a Registered Veterinary Technician. Jenna is a life-long resident of Barrhaven and a huge animal lover. She is the proud owner of four beautiful cats: Indigo, Octavia, and Leo and Lacey. Jenna is also an avid equestrian who competes in both dressage and eventing with her two equine partners: Taco and Babette. She enjoys spending her free time at the barn, going to the gym, reading and baking. Jenna was Fear Free certified in 2019.
'Rachel joined the team in September 2019. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Forensic Psychology and Law but her first love is definitely animals! When not at work she can usually be found curled up at home reading a book or watching movies with her cats Jelly, Jupiter and Giuseppe and her ball python Nagini, or exploring the woods with her German Shepherd Xena.”
Sarah joined the team in August 2022 as veterinary care staff and veterinary assistant. Born and raised in Ottawa, she is fully bilingual in French & English. At home she has all rescue pets, a potcake dog named Ruby, a spicy cat named Cloé, and the 2 newest cat additions Cashew & Maeve. In her free time Sarah volunteers, fosters and is a fundraising coordinator for Ottawa Kitten Rescue. As well as volunteers with other rescues helping TNR ‘Trap-Neuter/Spay-Return’ programs, trap colonies of cats. Sarah loves surrounding herself with all animals and spending time with friends and family.