Petawawa Animal Hospital

3261 Petawawa Blvd.
Petawawa, ON K8H 1X8


Our Staff

Caroline Hamelin, VOM 

Saying: "In the event.....", or "Right??"

Position: Veterinary Office Manager

Hometown: Kirkland Lake, Ont.

Hobbies/Interests: YAHTZEE!! Camping, spending time with my family!

Favorite food: Pasta! and Chocolate! any kind!

Pets: Abby-Shih-Tzu, Sydney-Labrador Retriever

Why Petawawa Animal Hospital? The atmosphere in this family owned clinic is what every clinic should strive for. It was an easy choice and a easy fit!

Samantha Edison, VA

Saying: "Oh yes Maid"

Position: Veterinary Assistant

Hometown: La Scie, NL

Hobbies/Interests: Campfires, Swimming, Sports, and spending time with family and friends.

Favorite food: Wings, Cheesecake, and Salad

Training/Education: Veterinary Assistant/Receptionist program at Academy Canada, Corner Brook, Newfoundland.

Pets: Missy-Saint Bernard, Beau-Cane Corso

Why Petawawa Animal Hospital? It never feels like you're at work here. It's more like you're hanging out with family you got to pick for yourself.

Amanda Sanford, VA

Position: Veterinary Assistant

Hometown: Wolfe Island, Ont.

Hobbies/Interests: Horseback riding, Painting

Favorite food: Popcorn, Cheesecake

Training/Education: Veterinary Assistant program at St. Lawrence College, Kingston.

Pets: Tru - Golden Retriever

Why Petawawa Animal Hospital? I love working with animals. It feels like doing my favorite thing while being with family.

Lynn Tran, RVT

Position: Veterinary Technician

Hometown: Vaughan, Ont.

Hobbies/Interests: Binge watching TV series or anime, scenic walks, and sometimes playing video games.

Favorite food: Tofu is an all time favourite

Training/Education: Veterinary Technician program at Georgian College, Orillia, Ont.

Pets: None after the loss of my companion, but I do take care of my parent's dogs.

Selina Fontaine, VA

Position: Veterinary Assistant 

Hometown: Springdale, Newfoundland

Hobbies/Interests: Roller skating, camping and hiking

Favorite Food: Jiggs Dinner

Training/Education: Veterinary Assistant/Receptionist Course at St. Lawrence College, St. John's NL

Pets: Dot - Chihuahua, Yzzy -DLH, Gimpy-DSH, Kronk-DSH

Amanda Woods, VT

Position: Veterinary Technician 

Hometown: Bathurst, New Brunswick 

Hobbies/Interests: Spending time with my family and Crafting

Favorite Food: Pizza and Tim Hortons

Training/Education: Veterinary Technician Program at Oulton College, Moncton NB

Pets: Millie-Lab X, Paco-Chihuahua X, Ted-DSH, Norman-DSH, Rigs-DSH, Kitty-DSH, Gilbert-Dwarf Rabbit and 2 Fancy Dumbo Rats named Squeeks and Nibbles 

Amanda Collins, VA

Position: Veterinary Assistant/Receptionist

Hometown: Scarbourgh, Ont

Hobbies/Interests: Camping and Volunteering with small animal organizations.

Favorite Food: Not picky but cannot go without coffee!

Training/Education: Veterinary Assistant/Receptionist Course, Algonquin College, Ottawa Ontario

Pets: Trooper-Boxer X, Winston-Boxer X, Cedar-DSH, Mini Mew-DSH, Teddy-DSH, Darwin-DSH, 10 Rabbits, 6 Guinea Pigs and 1 Ferret

Amie Pietersma

Position: Reception

Hometown: Ottawa, ON

Hobbies/Interests: Keeping my two crazy kids alive!

Favorite Food: Mom's Stuffed Green Peppers 

Pets: Princess Sweet Pea-DSH, Zeus-Hound X Retriever, Pickles-Husky X Bulldog