Our Receptionists


Katrina - Reception Team Lead

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Receptionist at Prince George Veterinary Hospital

Katrina joined our team in May 2017. She was born and raised in Prince George; graduating f

rom DP Todd. She then lived and worked in Europe for four and a half years while completing Midwifery training.

Katrina worked here in 2012 as a ward attendant prior to enrolling in the Animal Health Technology program; graduating in 2014 from the Grande Prairie Regional College - Fairview Campus. She worked as a Registered Veterinary Technologist in a mixed animal practice in Alberta for a few years before moving back to Prince George to change things up.

In her spare time she enjoys yoga, cooking, gardening, reading, travelling, photography and going to the lake.










Katie - Reception

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Katie joined our team in July 2019. Katie was born and raised in England, moving to Canada in 2007.  She has worked as an X-ray and MRI technologist in England, Vancouver and Penticton, as well as while travelling in Australia and Africa.

Katie realized that her passion lies in working with animals and has worked with dog boarding and daycare as well as some dog grooming before joining the Prince George Veterinary Hospital.

Katie likes to travel and has even climbed Mt Kilimanjaro!  Her hobbies are walking dogs, reading and relaxing with the cat.











Tammy - Reception/Pharmacy

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Tammy was born and raised in Prince George, and graduated from Duchess Park Secondary School. She started working at the Prince George Veterinary Hospital in 2009. While not at work she enjoys spending time with her family camping, fishing, reading, and walking. Her furry family includes three cats, three dogs and two guinea pigs.

Taylor - Reception

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Taylor joined our team in July 2020; pictured here with her family dog Pebbles. Growing up in the small town of Vanderhoof, Taylor remembers animals always making up a huge part of her life. From memories on her grandparent’s farm, as well as years in 4-H raising swine and sheep, to her childhood horses and family dogs. Outside of work, Taylor loves sunny lake days, traveling, and surrounding herself with family, friends, and as many dogs as possible.

Amanda - Reception

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Amanda joined our team in October 2020. She was born and raised in Prince George; graduated from PGSS and went to CNC for two years.  Amanda has worked with pets for fifteen years. 

She  teaches at a family summer camp every year except 2020. Her courses include Viking Knit, ethnic cooking and woodcraft. Amanda is a participant and winner in the first Titans Den PG.  She loves to learn, garden, can food, bake and read books.  She has two beautiful children and a house full of pets.

Sarah - Receptionist

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Sarah joined our team in February 2021 after working for four years as a lab assistant at UHNBC. She was born and raised in Prince George, graduating from Duchess Park Secondary School. 

Sarah has always had dogs in her life and currently owns two dogs, Bella and Echo.  She loved animals from a young age and began pet sitting for friends and family; caring for dogs and cats to rabbits and hedgehogs.

When not at work, Sarah enjoys going for hikes with her dogs, camping and horseback riding.


Brooke - Exam Room Assistant

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Brooke joined the PG Vet team in September 2021. She was born and raised in Prince George; growing up on a farm and participating in 4-H for a number of years. Through 4-H Brooke discovered her passion for animals and helping the community. During her high school years she also played volleyball, basketball and rugby. Brooke graduated from Prince George Secondary School, finishing grade twelve a year early and then spent a year at UNBC studying psychology.

When Brooke is not at work she enjoys riding horses, fishing, quading, hiking and hunting.

Bailey - Exam Room Assistant

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Bailey joined our team in 2021. She was born and raised in Prince George. Bailey has always wanted to work with animals and volunteered at the local BCSPCA shelter. After graduating from College Heights Secondary  School in 2020, she began her search for full time work in the animal industry. She has worked at dog kennels and horse barns. 

When she is not at work, she enjoys painting, playing the drums, riding horses, hiking, travelling and working with her three dogs, Sven, Vozhak and Vera at home.

Rebecca - Exam Room Assistant

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Rebecca-PGVetRebecca joined our team in December 2016. She was born and raised in Prince George and is shown with her dogs, Rex Remy and Ruby. 

Rebecca enjoys travelling, watching movies, reading and baking when she is not helping you with your pet(s) during hospital visits. She is now attending school full-time and working here on a casual basis.

Jordynne - Exam Room Assistant


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Jordynne joined our team in May 2021. She was born in Chilliwack but was raised in Prince George. Jordynne lives with her boyfriend, their Labrador Retriever, Rocky, and her two orange kitties, Felix and Tigger. Although she has always loved animals, she recently gained an interest in helping and working with them after Tigger became ill and they were in and out of the veterinary hospital for a while.

In her spare time, she enjoys photography, reading, travelling, and teaching herself the guitar.

Samantha - Lab Assistant

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Sam grew up in Fort St. John, BC. She has always loved animals. Sam spends her free time camping or hiking. She lives with her two dogs; a Lab cross and a Catahoula Leopard cross as well as two cats.

Her favourite part about working at PG Vet is observing the variety of surgical and treatment room procedures being done. 

Elizabeth - Exam Room Assistant

Elizabeth joined our team in May 2021. She was born and raised in Prince George. Elizabeth has always been an animal lover and her dream is to return to school to become a veterinary technologist. Having a keen interest in caring for animals at a young age, she decided this would be the best career path to choose.

When Elizabeth is not at work, she enjoys spending time outside; camping, fishing and atv-ing. She hopes to one day live on an acreage and have a hobby farm.

Courtney - Reception


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Courtney joined our team in May 2017. She grew up in Prince George. Courtney lives with her dog "Brinley" (the black & tan dog in the photo) and also spends time with Brinley's friend, "Doug" (the white dog). She also lives with a feline named "Moo"; Brinley's best friend. Courtney enjoys reading, writing and nature walks. 

Courtney worked full time in the past but is currently attending school and working on a casual basis.










Caitlyn - Social Media

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Caitlyn grew up in Fort St. John and moved to Prince George to complete a Bachelor of Sciences at UNBC, majoring in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. With this, she hopes to pursue a career in medicine as well as travel the world. During her spare time, Caitlyn enjoys riding her horse, Skinner, reading, drawing, adventuring and volunteering.



  • Sara Vanderkraan
    Veterinarian
    Being a veterinarian was always my dream.
  • Andrew Wiskin
    Veterinarian
    I have a keen interest in caring for pets.
  • Denise Kleywegt
    Veterinarian
    This is what I have always wanted to do.

Office Hours

Doctor Hours

Monday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Saturday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed

Office Hours

Monday:

7:00 am-7:00 pm

Tuesday:

7:00 am-7:00 pm

Wednesday:

7:00 am-7:00 pm

Thursday:

7:00 am-7:00 pm

Friday:

7:00 am-7:00 pm

Saturday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed

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