Canadian Veterinary Oath

As a member of the veterinary medical profession, I solemnly swear that I will use my scientific knowledge and skills for the benefit of society.

I will strive to promote animal health and welfare, relieve animal suffering, protect the health of the public and environment, and advance comparative medical knowledge.

I will practise my profession conscientiously, with dignity, and in keeping with the principles of veterinary medical ethics.

I will strive continuously to improve my professional knowledge and competence and to maintain the highest professional and ethical standards for myself and the profession.


  • Dr. Ed Gowan

    Dr. Ed Gowan was born locally and attended Hagersville Secondary School. Dr. Ed graduated…
  • Dr. Neil Gowan

    Dr. Neil Gowan was raised in Hagersville, where he formed an appreciation for small and…

    Technical & Reception

  • Andreea Zamfirescu

    Veterinary Technician

    Andreea Zamfirescu graduated as a veterinarian in her native country, Romania. Since…
  • Angie Zalusky


    Angie was first a client of our clinic before joining our team in 1994. She plays an…
  • Brianna Miller

    Registered Veterinary Technician

    Brianna is the newest member of our team, joining us in 2015. She graduated from Ridgetown…
  • Lisa DeBackere

    V.T, Veterinary Technician

    Lisa is a Ridgetown College graduate; she has been cross trained in both reception and…

    The Clinic Mascots!

  • Chili

    Chili is a Chinchilla. He was born in June 2013 and came to us at the clinic in Aug of…