SAH Alex


Veterinary Assistant
I started volunteering at the SPCA in Labrador when I was 12, and my love of helping animals just grew from there. I knew I wanted to do more for animals, so what better way than to study the medical aspect? I graduated from the Veterinary Assist program in 2017 and started working at the clinic in the same year. An area of interest for me is physiotherapy, I would love to study it more. My first pet was an old girl Piper, she passed away in 2016 from old age. What I love about my job is knowing that I'm helping animals feel more comfortable while getting the best care possible. I do my best to make a difference in not only the lives of the animals we care for, but also for their family's lives. Between the people I work with and learning new things every day, it's hard to choose what I like best about the clinic. A fun fact about myself is that I am tiny but mighty.
Our two Yorkies were in for their annual exams and immunizations. Dr. Ryan was attentive and caring, explaining everything and…

Debbie Burton-peddle

I brought my senior shitzu to Sunrise for a recheck for a heart murmur. The receptionist was very friendly .…

Cathy Ryder

In the 7 years I’ve been back in NL I’ve never had not one single issue with Sunrise. Even when…

Crystal Smith

Dr. Wilson is always understanding and thorough in her explanations of the issues faced.

Jessica Maher

Awesome staff. Dr. Dee is the best.

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