"I solemnly dedicate myself to aiding animals and society by providing excellent care and services for animals, by alleviating animal suffering, and promoting public health. I accept my obligations to practice my profession conscientiously and with sensitivity, adhering to the profession's Code of Ethics, and furthering my knowledge and competence through a commitment to lifelong learning." - The Veterinarian Technician Oath
Amanda - Senior RVT As a graduate of the Animal Science Technology Program and Animal Health Technology Program at NSAC, Amanda's career began with Avon Animal Hospital in 1999. Amanda has since earned the position of Senior RVT. Her strong work ethic and knowledge base are evident in the high standards of care she provides our patients. Amanda lives in Union Corner with her husband, daughter, dog “Storm” and 15 beef cattle.
Erika - RVT Erika came to Nova Scotia from Ontario in 2002 and quickly fell in love with the province.. During her last year of the VT program at the Nova Scotia Agricultural College she met her husband, Sean, who convinced her to put down roots in Hants County. Erika's positive attitude and smiling face have been a welcome addition to our team since 2013. Erika and her husband now live in Brooklyn with their daughters and cat Purdles.
Brianna - RVT Our newest member to the veterinarian technician team is Prince Edward Islander, Brianna. Fresh from the VT program at Oulton College in New Brunswick, Brianna joined Avon Animal Hospital in 2015 as a co-op student. Her skill level and work ethic were quickly recognized by our veterinarians and Brianna was offered a full-time position. Along with her small animal training, Brianna's passion and experience with horses is utilized out on the road with our equine veterinarians.