Our Careteam

Tracey Rogers RVT

Registered Veterinary Technician, Office Manager

Tracey joined the practice in October 2011.  She attended the veterinary technician program at Seneca College and graduated in 2003.  Following her graduation, Tracey completed her registration exam with the Ontario Association of Veterinary Technicians and has been a member in good standing ever since.  Within the practice, Tracey enjoys working with the veterinarians during surgery and anesthesia and has also taken on the challenging role of Office Manager. At home, Tracey and her husband keep busy with their young daughter and son, as well as their busy kittens Sweet and Spicy. Tracey grew up in Orillia, and enjoys spending her time with family and friends, enjoying the outdoors with camping and kayaking and quilting when the weather is not co-operative.

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Nicole Shellswell RVT

Registered Veterinary Technician

Nicole started at the practice in April 2010.  She attended Georgian College, and graduated from the Veterinary Technician Program in 2010.  Nicole has been a member of the Ontario Association of Veterinary Technicians in good standing since completing her registration exam in 2010.  Within the field of veterinary medicine, Nicole enjoys working in the laboratory, specifically surrounding hematology, and has a strong interest in both feline medicine and radiology. She is a member of the dart team at the Ladies Moose Lodge Dart League. Nicole has a loving senior cat named Mimi.

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Tracy McLaughlin


Tracy joined the practice in June 2010. She has completed several courses in customer service, both in London and Orillia. Within the practice, Tracy enjoys working with owners and their pets to enhance their bond. Tracy enjoys working in the veterinary field, as she finds there is always something new to learn.  She grew up in Orillia and is a long standing member of the Legion Ladies Auxiliary, as well as a member of Moose Lodge.  Owner of Maggie, a precious white Miniature Schnauzer, and a shy senior rescue cat named Pikachu. She enjoys playing darts, golf, and being a fan of Nascar Racing.

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Kerry Readman


Kerry joined the practice in July 2011.  She graduated from the Office Administration Program at Georgian College in Bracebridge.    Kerry enjoys learning about all the different aspects of veterinary medicine, and loves interacting with clients and their pets.  Kerry and her husband have two children, and as a family they enjoy camping and spending time outdoors.  Kerry is also the owner of two playful beagles, Bo and Luke. In her leisure, Kerry loves scrapbooking, crafts and reading.  Born and raised in Orillia area, she has a strong family and community connection to the area.

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Rachel Eldridge RVT

Registered Veterinary Technician

Rachel joined the practice as a co-op student in 2014 and after graduating from the Veterinary Technician program at Georgian College in 2015 came back to work with us. She has enjoyed learning within the clinic and has recently completed the process to become a Registered Veterinary Technician. 

In her spare time Rachel keeps very busy working with her rabbits and on the farm. She can often be found a local fairs where she will be earning prize ribbons with her rabbits. She is also kept company by her dog Eadie and feline friends Citka, Cricket and Toad.

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Krista LaRochelle RVT

Veterinary Technician

Krista joined the practice in 2016 and after graduating from the Veterinary Technician program at Georgian College. She has enjoyed learning in all aspects of the clinic and has recently completed the process to become a Registered Veterinary Technician. 

In her spare time Krista enjoys spending time at her family cottage, kayaking and spending quality time with her thoroughbred mare Ange.

When at home she enjoys the company of Catch a Golden Retriever , Kyra a Cavalier King Charles and her cat Maisie.

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