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Registered veterinary technician surrounded by three dogs

Erika Gargano, RVT

Registered Veterinary Technician

Erika graduated from the Veterinary Technician program at Algonquin College in 2013 and has been working in the small animal field ever since. She has a passion for canine behaviour, puppy training and anesthesia. Erika is also very passionate about wildlife and, in 2016, graduated from the Veterinary Technologist Wildlife Rehabilitation program at Northern College. When not working, she enjoys doing all sorts of outdoor activities with her Australian Shepherd, Stark.

Erika is a Certified Fear-Free Professional, educated on reducing fear and anxiety in animals and promoting practices that ensure pets’ well-being.

Last updated: August 9, 2021

Dear Clients,

With recent changes to restrictions on businesses, we have made some important updates to our operating policies.

1. WE CAN NOW SEE ALL CASES BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

This includes vaccines, wellness exams, blood work, spays and neuters, dental services, and more!

2. SAFETY MEASURES TO KEEP EVERYONE SAFE

3. ONLINE CONSULTATIONS ARE AVAILABLE

If you wish to connect with a veterinarian via message, phone or video, visit our website and follow the "Online Consultation" link.

4. OPERATING HOURS

We are OPEN with the following hours:

Monday to Friday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Saturday & Sunday: Closed

5. NEW PET OWNERS

Have you welcomed a new furry family member to your home? We’d love to meet them! Visit our Must Know New Pet Owner Information page for useful resources and helpful recommendations for new pet owners.

Thank you for your patience and understanding and we look forward to seeing you and your furry family members again!

- Your dedicated team at Gillies Grove Animal Hospital