Meet Our Team


We take great pride in our friendly, family like atmosphere. Each of our staff are pet owners and truly love animals and are dedicated to helping you and your pet.


Our Veterinarians are personable, compassionate, and professional. Each of our veterinarians brings their own special touch. Our extensive experience and collaborative approach result in every patient receiving the best quality care possible. We place a high value on our level of communication with pet owners to make sure our clients receive the information and care they expect.

Veterinary Technicians

Our Registered Veterinary Technicians are highly trained individuals that help ensure your pet is comfortable (and loved!) throughout any procedures required. They help administer medications, obtain samples, trim nails etc., and are a great resource for teaching you many things for your pet’s ongoing care that will make a big difference in achieving successful outcomes.


Upon arrival you will be greeted by our friendly client service team who are happy to answer any questions you may have about our pet’s visit. Our receptionists look forward to helping you and your pet.

Referral Veterinary Specialists

We’re also very fortunate to share a trusted, community based partnership with local veterinary specialists to provide your pet with the very best in extended medical and surgical care.


Dr. Mary Thompson

Veterinarian / Owner, DVM

Mary is one of our clinics owners and became interested in veterinary medicine after spending…

Dr. Amanda Saldivia-Woo

Veterinarian, DVM

Amanda graduated from the University of Guelph in 2013 with a BSc in Animal Biology.…

Dr. Angela Forsyth

Veterinarian, DVM

Angela is a 2007 graduate of the Ontario Veterinary College and feels that this is…

Dr. Brenda Taylor

Veterinarian / Owner, DVM

Brenda graduated from the Ontario Veterinary College in 1992. Her interest in veterinary medicine started…

Dr. Chanel Schwartzentruber

Veterinarian, DVM

Chanel, originally from the London area, has come to love the Guelph area and it…

Dr. Diane Corlett

Veterinarian, DVM

Diane graduated from the OVC in 1983 and has obtained chiropractic certification as well as…

Dr. Ian Ryerse

Veterinarian, DVM

Ian graduated from the University of Waterloo in 2011 with a BSc in Health Sciences.…

Dr. Mike Taylor

Veterinarian, DVM

Mike graduated from OVC in 1992 and brings with him extensive experience in critical care…

Office Manager


Office Manager

Paige made the move from Victoria, BC to Guelph in 2013 and we are thrilled…

Veterinary Technicians


Veterinary Technician

Anne graduated from St Clair college of Applied Arts and Technology with honours in 1994…


Registered Veterinary Technician

Lyndsay is a 2005 University of Guelph Graduate and graduated from Ridgetown College with her…


Registered Veterinary Technician

Tammy has worked in small animal medicine since completing Centralia College’s Animal Health Technology program…

Veterinary Technicians/Receptionists


Registered Veterinary Technician/Receptionist

Beth joined our reception staff in November 2008 and we couldn’t be happier to have…


Registered Veterinary Technician/Receptionist

Sara is our longest Highway 24 Clinic employee for 30 years. She started working as…



Erica joined the team in September 2010. Prior to working in the clinic, she enjoyed…


Kim, originally from Quebec City, moved to Guelph in January 2018 in the hopes of…


Kristi joined our team in October 2015 and has been busy learning a ton of…

Resident Cat


Josephine is our beautiful clinic ambassador. She came to the clinic for euthanasia but quickly…