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Our Technicians

Kirsten Zowtuk, RVT, EEBW

Kirsten graduated from the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology’s Animal Health Technology Program in 2013.  She has been a part of our team since 2011, drawn to equine specialty practice. She works with Dr. Shoemaker and spends a lot of time in the surgery suite performing anesthesia. Kirsten lives north of the city with her fiance Tyler and in her spare time she enjoys riding her new horse Howard. 

Christina Bourassa, RVT

Christina joined the DVS team after graduating from NAIT's Animal Health technology program in 2016. With a background in animal biology and behaviour, she has worked with a variety of animals from sea lions and penguins to small companion animals to exotics of all types. But it was her love of horses that drew her to equine speciality practice after graduation. With three very needy fur children at home, Christina spends the little spare time she has on photography.

Brittaney Mowat, RVT 

Brittaney joined the DVS team in September 2016. She Graduated from NAIT’s Animal Health Technology program in 2013. She then worked in a small animal and exotics practice for 3 years until following her love of horses to equine specialty. She has 2 large dogs and 3 cats that keep her busy at home.

Melissa Prowse, VMA

Melissa grew up in Sherwood Park and starting riding horses at a young age. After working as the barn manager for a while she competed the Veterinary Medical Assistant program at NAIT. She is now back full time as a veterinary assistant. Melissa shows at the National level on the circuit.

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