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Rabies In Brighton
For those of you who have been listening to the local news this won’t be a surprise, to some others it will be… a rabid bat has been found in Brighton. This is no real surprise to veterinarians as we have been telling people all along that rabies continues to be present in Ontario (and […]
Meeko the Burnout!
This pretty little ball of fluff is Meeko. Meeko has a problem… She is an addict… Seriously though… Meeko had to go to the emergency hospital this past week because she overdosed on mushrooms. Yes, “those” kind of mushrooms. This is Psilocybe semilanceata, one of the so-called “magic mushrooms. Contrary to popular opinion, […]
Be A Tree With Darlene
Among the many excellent staff members we have here at Hillcrest Animal Hospital, our Head Surgical Technician Darlene Cannon stands out in a special way. Darlene has three young children and has directed her passion for them and her work over the last number of years into a program called “Be A Tree”. Be A […]
More Charity from the Bulls!
Well it appears that our beloved Belleville Bulls are taking one last hard kick at the charitable fund-raising can. They are auctioning off 2 complete sets of game-worn jerseys on the CHL auction site (at auction.chl.ca) in an effort to raise more money for their favourite charities. This list particularly includes Fixed Fur Life , […]
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The Hillcrest Team
The Hillcrest Team is here to work with you to develop the right treatments for your pets individual needs.
Dr Michael Steen, DVM
After obtaining a Bachelor of Science (in Agriculture) from the Nova Scotia Agriculture College in 1986, Dr. Steen received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the Atlantic Veterinary College of U.P.E.I. in 1990. He practiced in Shelburne, Nova Scotia for 6 years before moving to Ontario and joining Dr. Ron Morton and Dr. Barry […]
Dr Fiona Gilchrist DVM
Formerly a reporter and photojournalist, Dr Fiona Gilchrist is now living her dream. Every day she gets to puzzle over unusual illnesses, help animals feel better, pet cats and tinker with expensive medical equipment. It’s a life she has wanted since meeting her uncle, Fen Sutherland, on the bleakly beautiful west cost of Scotland where […]
Dr Maarje Armstrong DVM
Dr. Armstrong obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in 1998 from the University of Guelph here in Ontario. In 2003 she graduated from Guelph and was granted her Doctor of veterinary Medicine. Since then she has rattled around Ontario a bit, practicing in Picton for a year, then Briarwood Animal Hospital in Hamilton from 2004 […]
Dr Adrianna Sage DVM
Dr Adrianna Sage graduated from the University of Guelph with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Science before completing her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in 2008 at the Ontario Veterinary College. She then went on to complete a one year Small Animal Medicine and Surgery Internship at SouthPaws Veterinary Specialists and Emergency Centre […]
Dr Andrea Sorichetti
Dr. Andrea Sorichetti, D.C., DAc. graduated from Queen’s University with a Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Physical & Health Education. She then attended the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto, Ontario where she graduated at the top of her class, receiving her Doctor of Chiropractic designation. Dr. Andrea also received her certification in medical […]
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