Britannia Heights Veterinary Clinic

2579 Carling Avenue,
Ottawa, ON K2B 7H7


Britannia Heights Veterinary Clinic - Ottawa, ON - Our Staff



Practice Manager

Sheila graduated from St.Lawrence College in 1990 as a Veterinary Technologist. Sheila practiced veterinary medicine for the next 15 years and specialized in dog behaviour.  She semi-retired for 10 years to raise her children and completed a interior design degree. Sheila rejoined the veterinary field in 2014 and is now enjoying being part of the Britannia Heights Veterinary Clinic team since 2016.


Client Care representative

Alexandra graduated from Carleton University in 2017 with a double major in Human Rights and Political Science. After she graduated she spent her time volunteering at a horse rescue farm, which was her inspiration to work in the veterinary field. Alex joined the Britannia team in June of 2018. Alex lives on a farm with her husband and 2 dogs, Mystic and Cooper.


Veterinary Technician

Julisa grew up in Jamaica where she studied human medicine throughout high school and college. Julisa came to Canada in 2014 and gained an interest in Veterinary Medicine. She attended Algonquin College and graduated obtaining her Veterinary Technician Diploma in June of 2018. Julisa became part of our team in May while doing her clinical placement with us. Julisa lives with her 2 cats and 7 gold fish. Julisa is now a proud Registered Veterinary Technician as she successfully completed her registry exam in April 2019.


Registered Veterinary Technician

Melanie graduated from Algonquin College in 2013 obtaining her Veterinary Technician Diploma. She passed her licensing exam that same year and is now a full Registered Veterinary Technician. Melanie became part of the Britannia Heights Veterinary team in March 2017.  Melanie has two children and enjoys spending time with her husband and kids along with their furry sidekick named Jasmine and her new puppy Kaia. Melanie will now be with us part time starting in October 2018.