Team

Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team

Meet the Veterinarian & Team of Garry Oak Veterinary Hospital in Sidney. We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets. Please call us at (250) 656-3955 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members.

    Veterinarian

  • Dr. Lorie Clarke

    Dr. Clarke is a native of B.C. and first moved to the Saanich Peninsula from Salt Spring…

    Practice Manager

  • Craig Hildebrand

    As well as being Dr. Clarke's husband, Craig is our Practice Manager and right-hand man.…

    Registered Animal Health Technician (RAHT)

  • Julie

    Julie, who also graduated from Claremont, has been a Registered Veterinary Technologist…

    Veterinary Assistant

  • Meredith

    Meredith is our part-time Veterinary Assistant. Retired from Parks Canada, Meredith has…

    Receptionists

  • Sandy

    Sandy is our receptionist and has many years of dental reception experience—but her love…

    Clinic Pets

  • Charlie

    Julie's border collie who comes to work daily—to learn how to do it all himself!…
  • Licorice * 2004–2017 *

    Licorice, a black Lab and Dr. Clarke's family dog, was a daily presence in our clinic. His…
  • Simon

    Simon is our resident cat, who prides himself on hogging the heater in the winter months,…

    In Memorium

  • Andy

    July 2,1994 - June 16, 2011 …