Tyler is the longest serving member of our team. A former shelter cat, Tyler had a very severe case of stomatitis, which resulted in him needing a full-mouth extraction, laser therapy, and immunosuppressive medications.
Now 19 years old, Tyler can usually be found sleeping in one of his many beds, cardboard boxes or baskets behind the reception desk.
Kasey joined our team in October 2023, coming from a long career working in the automotive industry. She always had a love for and appreciation of all animals. Kasey has also been a foster dog mom for many years, helping homeless dogs get back on their paws.
She is owned by a Great Pyrenees named Jax.
Sonia joined our team as a receptionist in the summer of 2022. Coming from two years in her field of study as an aesthetician, she had found her calling in working in a setting with animals that she is very passionate about.
In her spare time, you can find her with family and friends.
B.Sc, Surgical + Research Assistant
Alex graduated from Laurentian University with a degree in Forensic Science but her interests changed as she started to volunteer with animals and grew her family by one dog, one bunny and one bearded dragon. From then on, she knew her goal was to have a positive impact on any animal she interacted with.
Alex is currently enrolled in the AAHA Distance Veterinary Technician program and is working eagerly towards earning her RVT degree.
Outside of work, Alex loves to spend time on trails throughout Sudbury with her dogs, Moose and Bunny.
B.Sc, Surgical +Research Assistant
Sarah graduated from Laurentian University with a degree in Forensic Science and Biology. She has always had a passion for research, and is thrilled to have published her first manuscript in June 2022. The unique opportunity to pursue her interests in surgery and research lead Sarah to EAH, and she joined the team in February 2022. She hopes to one day continue her education by obtaining a Masters degree.
Sarah is owned by her two cats, Cacciatore and Mimosa. Outside of work she can be found camping, as she works towards her goal of visiting every provincial park in Ontario.
Surgical + Research Assistant
Megan joined the EAH team in October 2021. She is currently wrapping up her B. Sc degree at Laurentian University. No stranger to surgery, Megan was previously a dental assistant and specialized in oral surgery.
With the ambition of becoming a Veterinarian, Megan utilizes her roles as surgery assistant and research assistant to improve the health and welfare of all animals she interacts with.
When not rocking scrubs, you can find Megan enjoying the outdoors with her Newfoundland mix, Barrie.
B.Sc, Animal Care Attendant
Kaitlyn joined our team in fall 2023. She is passionate about caring for animals of all shapes and sizes, and plans to apply to the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine program at OVC shortly. She hopes to eventually spend her time practicing wildlife rehabilitation and exotic animal medicine.
Outside of work, Kaitlyn loves to go rock climbing, swimming, and cook.
She is owned by two sweet cats, Mazikeen and Cedar.