Robyn was not in the veterinary field originally, but her husband mentioned her love for animals to her and they both decided she was perfect for the job. She took further schooling for veterinary reception and found us! Robyn is efficient, productive and all around helpful. She’s often found in the back assisting in restraint and blood draws, as well, which makes her a great team member.
Donna’s love for animals started very young as she grew up on farm in Parkhill. She followed her passion for helping people and animals by going to Ridgetown college where she graduated as a certified vet assistant. Donna joined the SAC team right after graduation!
You can find Donna with a loving smile at the front desk.
Donna also keeps busy by doing photography and wedding films.
Donna adores being a mom to her young daughters, two kitties, and her bulldog and black Lab.
Caria Bolton started at Strathroy Animal Clinic as a coop student in 2018 and has been working as a kennel student since then. She graduated from Strathroy District Collegiate Institute in 2019 and is currently studying biological sciences at the University of Guelph.
Her affection for animals began at a very young age with her first pet being a rat. Throughout the years she has had a variety of animals to love, including snakes, lizards, rabbits, cats, and dogs.
Lisa grew up in Mt. Brydges where she played baseball as a kid and rode horses. It was at a young age that Lisa knew she wanted to work with animals. Lisa always had a dog or dogs and a cat, so she pursued animal health as her career. After she graduated in 1997, Lisa worked in Windsor for a few years, then decided home in Mt. Brydges is where she wanted to be. Lisa got a job at the Strathroy Animal Clinic in Oct 2000 and has been happily working there ever since.
Andria graduated from the Veterinary Technician program at Ridgetown College in 2002. She is married and has 2 daughters. She also shares her home with her two cats, Gracie and Oliver. Her hobbies include crocheting and baking. She enjoys baking a cake for each of her fellow employees when their birthday comes around. She is in charge of organizing the schedules for the heartworm positive dogs that we treat at the clinic. Here favorite roles at the clinic are Surgery Technician and taking dental radiographs.
Ailsa graduated from St. Clair College in June 2016 and started at the Strathroy Animal Clinic shortly after. Ailsa has taken an interest in physical rehabilitation for dogs and cats and is currently taking continuing education to become a Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner. Ailsa has 2 rescue dogs at home: Chevy the lab and Gidget the Shepherd. In her spare time Ailsa is training and competing in agility with her 2 dogs. In the winter months Ailsa likes to play and teach curling.
Taylor graduated from St. Clair college in 2016 and joined our team a couple years later in 2018. Taylor lives with her Golden Retriever Lenny and cat Mildred. In her spare time, Taylor enjoys spending time with her family and taking her pets on new adventures such as camping and canoeing.
Laura graduated from the RVT program at Algonquin College in 2015. Since then, she has worked at the Ontario veterinary college in the small and large animal departments, and at her father’s mixed animal practice up north.
She finally settled down in the Strathroy area with her partner and 2 dogs Jake and Sadie (who answer more to Laverne and MooMoo than their real names). In her spare time she likes to craft with wood and paint colourful abstracts.
Victoria here graduated as a Registered Veterinary Technician from Ridgetown College in 2015. She has worked at other clinics in both a technician and management role and eventually made her way to us.
Victoria has a loveable Bernese Mountain dog Houston, who visits the vet far too often to bring up items he wasn’t supposed to eat! He’s also a superstar and donates blood at the London Emerg Clinic
Cindel graduated from Ridgetown College in 2010 and joined our team in 2017 and has been a vital member of the team. Either helping clients up at reception or assisting with patients in the treatment area.
Cindel lives on and runs a horse farm with her 3 Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retrievers and 2 cats.
Meghan has been working with animals since her fist job as an animal care attendant. Meghan graduated from Ridgetown college in 2001, and has worked in several small animal clinics, an equine clinic & a busy emergency clinic before joining the Strathroy Animal Clinic in 2015.
Meghan loves surgery & Nursing care, and has a special love for geriatric pets. Meghan has 3 amazing children who are animal lovers like their mother. They share their home with a cat named Gord.
As far back as she can remember, Karen has always had a deep bond with animals and a passion for their care. In 2005 she graduated from the Veterinary Technology Program at Ridgetown College and became a Registered Veterinary Technician.
She began working at Strathroy Animal Clinic in 2015 after spending much of her career in emergency clinics. When not working, Karen loves spending time with her family and friends, painting and graciously serving her trio of felines.
Karen graduated as a Registered Veterinary Technician in 1999. She was happy to join the team in 2014 as Practice Manager. Karen enjoys the outdoors with her husband, 3 daughters and Springer Spaniel, Monroe. Her family goal is to travel and camp across Canada from coast to coast.
Becca Bakker graduated from Ridgetown College in 2003. She lives with her husband, her 4 cats - Asha, Buddy, her rescue Bengal mix Gatto, her Siamese Finian and their dog Delmy. Becca also works on their family broiler chicken farm & cash crop farm. She has recently completed her veterinary fear free course. Becca has joined the veterinary team in 2016 and has loved building relationships with our clients and their pets. Outside of work when she isn't busy on the farm she enjoys reading and photography.
Beth has worked at the Strathroy Animal Clinic since January 2011. She has always taken an interest in helping animals as well as people. Her previous work experiences have always been associated with customer service or animal care and at the Strathroy Animal Clinic Beth plays a part in providing both!
Beth obtained her Bachelor of Science in Zoology at the University of Guelph and through her past employment endeavors, she has enjoyed working with a variety of animals including dogs, cats, pigs, rabbits, goats, alpacas, deer and even a camel!
London Regional Veterinary Emergency & Referral Hospital will be closed from Fridays at 7 am until Sundays at 7am. If you are an active client and have an emergency during these times please call
This number is our RVT triage line through Smart.Vet, you can also reach this service by calling the clinic after hours.