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Meet Our Team

Meet the friendly staff at Hemlock Animal Hospital!

  • Dr.
    Harjeet Makkar
    (Harry)
    Veterinarian
    Dr. Harry has been practicing as a veterinarian since 1994. Since 2007, he has been working in different clinics in Lower Mainland on a regular basis. This gave him the opportunity to see how different practices operated-what worked well and what he could do differently. He has succeeded in turning the best of what he's learned into a comfortable and efficient practice.
  • Dr.
    Gurmeet Makkar
    Veterinarian
    Dr. Gurmeet obtained a Bachelor in Veterinary Sciences degree in 1996 and later Masters in Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology in 1998. Since then she has been practicing, helping, and educating clients about their pet's needs. She is sincere, hardworking, and friendly. She enjoys living in Vancouver with her husband, kids, and little shihtzu X named Peaches.
  • Cindy C.
    Veterinary Assistant
    Cindy is a 2012 Graduate of UBC with a BSc in Applied Animal Biology. She also graduated from Granville Business College with a diploma in Veterinary Office Assistant. Cindy aspires to one day become a veterinarian with a specialty in exotic animals. Cindy grew up with many different pets ranging from dogs to tortoises and can’t wait to get a new pet. Don’t hesitate to say hello when you meet her!
  • Steph B.
    Veterinary Assistant
    Steph is in school to become a Veterinary Technologist and is going to UBC for Conservation Biology. She loves all animals, especially birds, and has two dogs, two horses, and a cockatoo. Steph loves discussing animal behaviour and health topics, so feel free to ask her as many questions as you'd like involving your pet's health and care!
  • Vincent W.
    Veterinary Assistant
    Vincent is a UBC graduate who aims to one day be a veterinarian. He has lots of experience from working at different clinics in the lower mainland and loves cats and dogs.
  • Portia C.
    Veterinary Assistant
    Portia is a UBC science student who loves dogs and cats! She is very excited to help you learn more about good animal care.
  • Emma
    Animal Care Assistant - Volunteer

    Emma is a secondary student looking to one day become a veterinarian. She loves dogs, and her favorite animal is a cat! Feel free to say hello next time you see her, and tell her thank you for donating her time to help our clinic run smoothly!

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Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule - Open 24/7 for Emergency

Monday:

8:00 AM

8:00 PM

Tuesday:

8:00 AM

8:00 PM

Wednesday:

8:00 AM

8:00 PM

Thursday:

8:00 AM

8:00 PM

Friday:

8:00 AM

8:00 PM

Saturday:

8:00 AM

8:00 PM

Sunday:

10:00 AM

5:00 PM