Meet Our Caring & Compassionate Veterinary Team.

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Cornwallis Veterinarians in the Annapolis Valley! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets!

Please call us at 902-678-2731 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!

Our Veterinarians

Dr. Doug Roberts

DVM, CVL Partner

Dr. Roberts was born and raised in Dresden, Ontario, where his father, Dr. Lea Roberts, practiced veterinary medicine for 36 years.

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Dr. George West

DVM, CVL Partner

Dr. West grew up on a mixed farm of dairy, beef, draught horses and orchard, in Grafton, NS.

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Dr. Jennifer Conway

DVM, MRCVS

Dr. Conway was born & raised on a dairy farm in Eastern Ontario.

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Dr. Josh Aalders

DVM, CVL Partner

Dr. Aalders grew up in South Alton and owes his veterinary passion to his grandfather who was like many mixed small farmers of a bygone era, who teamed oxen, had one milk cow, a dozen chickens, and sold pulpwood.

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Dr. Karen Hamblin

DVM

Dr. Hamblin grew up in Ontario, graduating from the University of Guelph with her BSc (Agr) ’78 and DVM ’82. She moved to Nova Scotia in 1984, joining Cornwallis Vets as an associate Veterinarian.

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Dr. Kim Barkhouse

Dr. Kim Barkhouse

DVM

Dr. Barkhouse grew up in the beach community of Hubbards on the South Shore.

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Dr. Laura Wilson

DVM, CVL Partner

Dr. Wilson grew up in Sackville, New Brunswick, where she gained her love for all animals big and small. She attributes her interest in medicine to her grandfather who, for many years, was a family practice doctor in rural New Brunswick.

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Dr. Stirling Dorrance

DVM

Dr. Mikaela Jahncke

DVM

Dr. Jahncke grew up just outside of Cole Harbour in Mineville, NS. She always knew she wanted to be a vet and attending the AVC vet camp the summer after grade 7 solidified that dream.

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Dr. Olivier Dubeau

DVM, CVL Partner

Dr. Dubeau moved from Iqaluit where he grew up, to Montreal and then to Nova Scotia where he chose to study the two-year Pre-Veterinary program.

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Dr. Sandra L. Simms

BSc, DVM, MRCVS

Dr. Simms grew up in Wolfville, N.S. and graduated, with a BSc. (honors biology), from Acadia University in 1973.

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Dr. Sarah Sine

DVM , MRCVS

Dr. Sine was born in Ontario and moved to NS when she was 5. Her love of animals drew her to a career in Veterinary medicine.

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Dr. Shelley Hustins

DVM, CVL Partner

Dr. Hustins spent her early years growing up in Bedford, NS, where her parents bred Labrador Retrievers.

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Dr. Damita Hansen

DVM

Dr. Hansen grew up in the valley just outside of Canning. She joined the pony club program early on which sparked her interest for all things veterinary- especially HORSES!

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Dr. Bishop

DVM, CVL Partner

Dr. Randall Bishop grew up at Noggins Corner Farm in Greenwich, NS.

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Our Staff

Alisha

Client Care Specialist

Alisha grew up in Canning and attended NKEC before furthering her studies at NSCC for Business /Financial Services and later for ECE (Early Childhood Educator).

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Angela

Client Care Specialist

In 2010, Angela joined the team at Cornwallis Vets. With her background in caregiving, retail and love of animals, it was a perfect match!

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Angie

Veterinary Assistant

Angie’s love of animals makes her position as a Veterinary Assistant at Cornwallis Vets a perfect fit!

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Bonnie

Veterinary Assistant and Client Care Specialist, Windsor Location

Bonnie grew up in Scotch Village with and around animals which influenced her desire to work in Veterinary Medicine from a young age.

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Donna

Client Care Specialist

Donna grew up on a mixed dairy farm where she gained an early appreciation and love for all animals.

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Erin

Veterinary Assistant and Client Care Specialist, Windsor Location

Erin grew up in the Windsor area and always knew that she wanted to work with animals in some way.

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Heather

Veterinary Assistant

Heather grew up in Grand Pré and has always loved working with animals.

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Kristin

RVT

Kristin grew up in Portland, Oregon. She immigrated to Canada and settled in Nova Scotia in 2011. She now resides in Avondale with her husband.

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Jennifer

Practice Manager

Jennifer grew up in North Alton and always had a soft spot for all animals.

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Katelynn

RVT

Katelynn grew up on a hobby farm in Nicholsville where she always enjoyed being around animals and being able to help them in any way possible.

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Lynn

RVT

Animal care has always been a passion of Lynn’s since growing up on her Uncle’s Farm near Bouctouche , NB, and owning many pets of her own.

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Katie

Client Care Specialist

Katie grew up in New Brunswick between her home in Fredericton and her family cottage in St. Andrews.

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MacKenzie

RVT

MacKenzie grew up in the country in Bishopville surrounded by animals of all sorts and she’s always had a passion for nature and animals of all shapes and sizes.

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Mia

Groomer

In the spring of 2018, Mia moved to Nova Scotia and began offering her Dog Grooming services at Cornwallis Vets.

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Denise

RVT

As a military child, Denise grew up primarily in Ontario and moved to Nova Scotia when she was in high school. At age 11, after trying to give mouth-to-mouth to her pet turtle who drowned after flipping over in his bowl, it dawned on her that she wanted to work with animals as a career.

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Rebecca

Purchasing Co-ordinator

Rebecca grew up in the Canning/Habitant area and moved to Centreville in 2006.

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Vladislava (Vladi)

Client Care Specialist

Vladi grew up in a small town in Bulgaria called Vidin on the river Danube, on the border of both Serbia and Romania and moved to New Brunswick in 2002 and then to Nova Scotia in 2005.

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Pamela

Controller

Pam grew up in the beautiful province of Prince Edward Island. After high school, she continued her education at Mount St. Vincent University, Holland College in Charlottetown, NSCC- Kingstec and Acadia University.

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Tanya

Veterinary Assistant & Client Care Specialist, Windsor Location

Tanya grew up in Brooklyn, NS and has had a passion for all animals since she was a little girl.

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Athena

Client Care Specialist

Athena grew up in Hantsport, N.S. and has loved animals for as long as she can remember and always dreamed of becoming a large animal veterinarian.

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Chantal

Veterinary Assistant

Chantal grew up in Liverpool N.S., and understood at a young age the important role animals play in our lives.

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