Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team!

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Norwood Veterinary Services in Norwood! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets!

Please call us at (705) 639-2333 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!

Dr. Christine James


Dr. James graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Queen’s University and her DVM from the University of Guelph.  She started working at Norwood Veterinary Services in 2014 and purchased the vet practice with Dr. Scott in 2019. She lives on a farm with her husband, two teenage boys, and Roger and Miss Ninny.  When not working, Christine spends her time driving throughout Ontario watching her kids play football and hockey.

Dr. Leslie Scott


Dr. Scott started working at Norwood Veterinary Services as a locum in 2017. Leslie takes pleasure in taking care of animals and their people. She graduated from Ontario Veterinary College in 2003. She is lucky enough to live on a farm near Hastings with her husband and two girls, their 2 dogs, 3 cats and 2 ponies.

Dr. Tyler Elliott


Dr. Elliott started working as locum Veterinarian at Norwood Veterinary Services in May of 2019. He graduated from the Ontario Veterinary College in 2015. He is originally from the Rocky Mountains (Wyoming and Montana) and now lives in Peterborough County with his border collie Autumn.

Dr. Kelly Wasylciw


Dr. Kelly started working at Norwood Veterinary Services in 2020 as a locum. She graduated from Ontario Veterinary College in 2014. She loves working with a variety of species and enjoys her free time on a property in Douro shared with her loving husband and their dog.


Head Registered Veterinary Technician

Samantha graduated from Georgian College in 2013 and has worked in the field ever since. With a passion for animal medicine, she is thrilled to provide the highest quality care and service to all of our patients and their humans! She has a little boy (Brayden), 2 dogs (Kallie, Mister) and 3 cats (Phantom, Silverstein, Mocha) which take up most of her spare time!


Registered Veterinary Technician

Kelli joined the team in May of 2020 after working with Dr Scott and Dr James as a high school student 10 years ago! She graduated from the University of Guelph with a degree in Animal Biology in 2014 before deciding to become a Registered Veterinary Technician. She enjoys many aspects of veterinary medicine including behaviour, nutrition and surgery. In her free time you can find her hiking with her dog Maverick, riding horses, or spending time with her own retired horse at home on her family farm near Hastings.


Registered Veterinary Technician

Jenny joined our team in February 2022. She graduated from the Veterinary Technology program at Ridgetown College in 2011. She enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine and is especially passionate about dentistry and anesthesia. When she’s not at work she enjoys spending time with her husband and their 3 daughters.


Veterinary Technician

Colleen joined our team in September 2019. She has had a passion and love of animals for as long as she can remember. She graduated from the veterinary technology program at Ridgetown College in 2010. Colleen enjoys many aspects of veterinary medicine including educating clients, nutrition, hospitalization and emergency care. When Colleen is not working she enjoys spending time with her family at the cottage. She shares her home with her husband Bryce and their daughter Allie, plus their two golden retrievers Brodie and Dusty and cat named Monty.


Registered Veterinary Technician

Kyla joined our team in the summer of 2022. She graduated from the Veterinary Technician program at Georgian College in 2013.
Kyla enjoys client education, medical cases, nutrition, radiology, anesthesia, always learning and improving skills!
She has a daughter, Harper, who keeps her quite busy and two dogs Lenny and Solo.
She is currently practicing our Fear Free approach to Veterinary Medicine.
In her spare time, she enjoys being at the cottage with her dogs!


Veterinary Assistant

Bio coming soon!


Veterinary Assistant/Receptionist

Monique has recently graduated from the Veterinary Assistant program at Seneca College in 2021. She is deciding which path in Veterinary medicine she would like to further her studies in. For now, she is loving the clinic experience, meeting all the amazing patients and their people! Monique enjoys constantly learning new things and hanging out with her dog on her spare time. She has one fur-baby named Louie who is an Australian Shepherd.



One of the friendly voices/faces that will hear on when you call/come to our clinic. She is great at multi-tasking and ensuring all client communications are directed to the appropriate place and dealt with as soon as possible! She also helps keep our clinic clean and organized!
She has been with us here at the clinic for a long time!

She has a few fur babies that keep her busy at home a chihuahua named Burt Reynolds, and her cat Elliott.



Shannon has been working at Norwood Veterinary Services for roughly 9 years! She is very compassionate and skilled at her job. She has an amazing memory and remembers all clients and their lovely fur-babies! She has 3 cats (Slick, Bodhi and Romeo), and a very energetic dog (Eliza) and two children who keep her very busy! She spends most of her spare time at the rink or on the baseball fields!



Jo has been working in veterinary medicine for over 10 years!! She is a proud mom to her 3 children, 2 grandchildren, and has 4 furry kids at home! Her favourite part of her job is giving treats to both pets and children and snuggling with our clinic cat Maple whenever she gets a chance!



Bio coming soon!