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Nanaimo Veterinary Hospital

Support Staff

Lori, Veterinary Technician, RVT

Registered Veterinary Technician Lori received her Diploma from Thompson Rivers' University in 1993. She then worked at Victoria’s 24-hour emergency veterinary hospital, Central Victoria Veterinary Hospital, for eight years before returning to Nanaimo. She joined the Nanaimo Veterinary Hospital team in August of 2002, and has been the lead Technician ever since.

Lori has an idiosyncratic poly-dactyl cat named Turbo, who she adopted after he was brought to the hospital by the SPCA for orthopedic surgery.


Lisa, Veterinary Assistant

Lisa began her veterinary support career in 1998 at Guildford Animal Hospital in Surrey. She worked at Guildford for 13 years before moving to Vancouver Island and joining the Nanaimo Veterinary Hospital team in 2013.


Colleen, Client Care Specialist

Colleen graduated from Vancouver Island University (formerly Malaspina University)’s Animal Care Aide program in 1996. In the mid-2000s, Colleen left her previous career in sales behind to follow her dream of working more closely with animals. Colleen brought over five years of veterinary support experience to our team, which she joined in April of 2010.

Colleen has two terrier crosses: Louie and Pippa.


Lane, Client Care Specialist

Bio coming soon.


Please contact us at 250-758-3985 if you have questions or would like to book an appointment.

 New clients are always welcome