Dr. Kristy Dennison
Veterinarian / Owner
Dr. Dennison grew up in Hope, British Columbia. As a child, she had compassion for all kinds of animals and aspired to become a veterinarian. She attended pre-veterinary courses at the University of Victoria before being accepted for the four year DVM program at Western College of Veterinary Medicine (WCVM). She graduated with distinction in 1997. From there, she practiced in Calgary at a multi-doctor practice,and then became a locum ("traveling") veterinarian in British Columbia and Alberta. In 2000, she made the decision to purchase Castlegar Veterinary Hospital from Dr. Williams.
Dr. Dennison finds all aspects of veterinary medicine to be rewarding, but especially enjoys helping owners understand how to best care for their furry, feathered or scaled companions. Dr. Dennison's love of animals has brought care and compassion to all her patients, clients and staff members and it shows. She has a special interest in dentistry and geriatric medicine.
Castlegar Veterinary Hospital has been providing veterinary services to Castlegar residents for over 30 years.