Dr. Barb grew up in Thornhill with 2 brothers, a sister and an assortment of pets. She knew she wanted to be a veterinarian ever since she was a tot. She graduated in 1984 from the Ontario Veterinary College where she also met her future husband. They came to the Gananoque area in 1987 with her husband where they raised their 4 children Joesph, Bryce, Kristin and Danae. She loves to cross country ski and do agility with their Standard Poodle Cheena, and paddles in the summer.
Dr. Barb has a strong interest in performing surgery especially orthopedics as well as ophthalmology and chemotherapy.
Dr. Barb & Dr. Paul have also spent time in Africa, Haiti, India and El Salvador performing missionary work.
Dr. Barb has a passion for fundraising for The Farley Foundation and has been recognized by this organization for her ongoing efforts. This organization provides financial aid for pet care for financially challenged individuals.
Dr. Barb and Dr. Paul's home is filled with an assortment of pets. There are many nights a sick pet comes home with them to recuperate beside the woodstove!