COVID UPDATE October 27, 2021

joanneUncategorized, Veterinary profession

Great news! Starting November 1, we will be allowing one family member to accompany their pet into the clinic. There will be some limitations, since we have to continue to keep our staff and clients as safe as possible given we will not be able to physically distance in our small exam rooms. We have added air filters to both … Read More


joanneOur Clinic, Uncategorized, Veterinary profession

Today marks the day of Phase 3 reopening in Ontario, and we’ve been getting lots of inquiries as to when our clients might be allowed into the clinic again. We will be continuing curbside service at least until all our staff has been fully vaccinated and well within the time line for develompent of a good response to their second … Read More


joanneOur Clinic, Uncategorized, Veterinary profession

Dear friends and clients, It is time for another short update. Being designated an essential service means we are open and providing veterinary care. We are continuing to do curb side pick up and drop off for pet appointments, and all food and medications are curb side pick up as well. To make things easier and safer, we now have … Read More

Covid 19 Update April 8, 2020

joanneOur Clinic, Uncategorized, Veterinary profession

Dear friends and clients, We are continuing to see patients on an prioritized basis. There have been a few changes since our last update. We are closed Good Friday April 10, 2020. Our hours are temporarily changing starting Monday April 13: Monday to Friday 8 AM – 4 PM We are trying to maintain social distancing, while still conducting appointments. … Read More

Covid 19 Update March 2020

joanneOur Clinic, Veterinary profession

The province has deemed veterinarians an essential service. We will continue to see patients, prioritizing appointments whenever possible. We are open Monday to Thursday 8 AM – 6 PM and Friday 8 AM – 5 PM. However, we are limiting appointments to the morning hours since we are short staffed. We will not be open on Saturdays until further notice. … Read More

Welcoming Dr. Lynn Broadhurst

joanneOur Clinic, Veterinary profession

Dr. Lynn Broadhurst

Dr. Lynn Broadhurst has been helping me out for a few years now, filling in to allow me some time away. As of this year, she joins us permanently as our Doctor on duty on Fridays. Dr. Lynn Broadhurst, born into a thoroughbred horse racing family, spent her childhood on Windfields’ National Stud Farm in Oshawa. In public school she … Read More

Celebrating our 20th Anniversary in October 2016

joanneVeterinary profession

Dr. Joanne Olinyk and Paul Nowosiadly

20 years ago, I made the decision to buy my own clinic. This allowed me the freedom to make the choices about how I wanted to practice veterinary medicine. Being able to shape the identity of our clinic based on my philosophy of veterinary medicine has been the highlight of my career.