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College staff members are available to assist you with answers to any questions your may have.

Contacting the CVO

The College's address:

College of Veterinarians of Ontario
2-71 Hanlon Creek Blvd.
Guelph, Ontario N1C 0B1

Please note that the College's phone system is down for regular maintenance on Saturday evenings from 9-11 p.m.
You will not be able to leave a voicemail message during that time.

College of Veterinarians
of Ontario

2-71 Hanlon Creek Blvd.
Guelph, Ontario N1C 0B1

Tel. (519) 824-5600 / 1 (800) 424-2856
Fax (519) 824-6497 1 (888) 662-9479

General Inquiries

Office Hours
Monday - Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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File a complaint

Anyone who believes a veterinarian has not acted or treated them professionally can submit a complaint to the College. Visit the investigations and hearings section of the website to learn more about how to file a complaint. To know more about the complaints process, to file a complaint or for questions specific to your complaint, please contact:

1-800-424-2856 or (519) 824- 5600 extension 2403

College President

The President of the College Council is Dr. Wade Wright.

Practice Advisory Service

The practice advisory service is available to anyone seeking information related to the regulations, policy and expectations associated with the practice of veterinary medicine in Ontario.

1-800-424-2856 or (519) 824- 5600 extension 2401

Registrar's Office
The Registrar and Chief Executive Officer provides oversight to the College staff and supports implementation of Council's decisions.

Robinson, Jan (she/her)
Registrar & CEO
(519) 824-5600 x-2226

Deputy Registrar's Office

Tooze, Shilo (she/her)
Deputy Registrar 824-5600 x-2231
Coles, Ashley
Data and Technology Specialist 824-5600 x-2234
Mulak, Kristina (she/her)
Decision & Reasons Writer

Rose, Cindy (she/her)
Hearings & Remediation Coordinator 824-5600 x-2233


The licensure team ensures only qualified veterinarians are licensed to practise in Ontario.

Sproule, Lindsay (she/her)
Principal Licensure & Professional Corporations
(519) 824-5600 x-2228

Adams, Sarah (she/her)
Associate Licensure & Professional Corporations

on leave

Harder, Kneisha (she/her)
Associate Licensure & Professional Corporations
(519) 824-5600 x-2244
Wyndham-Gittens, Melena
Associate Licensure & Professional Corporations
(519) 824-5600 x-2223

Quality Practice
The quality practice team supports veterinarians in their efforts to maintain and improve their knowledge and skills throughout their careers.

Lambert, Kim (she/her)
Associate Registrar Quality Practice
(519) 824-5600 x-2236

Bell, Meaghan
Practice Advisor
(519) 824-5600 x-2401
Ewles, Emily (she/her)
Principal Quality Assurance & Improvement
(519) 824-5600 x-2240
Janakovic, Cindy (she/her)
Associate Quality Practice
(519) 824-5600 x-2222
Sabatini, Susan (she/her)
Practice Advisor
(519) 824-5600 x-2401

The investigations team receives, investigates, and acts upon concerns related to a veterinarian's practice or conduct.

Larocque, Colette (she/her)
Principal Investigations
(519) 824-5600 x-2227
Barrow, Fatima (she/her)
Associate Investigations 824-5600

Evanitski, Phillip
Associate Investigations
(519) 824-5600 x-2265
Fischer, Martin
(519) 824-5600 x-2238
Fries, Alyssa (she/her)
Associate Investigations 824-5600 x-2232

Veterinarians in Ontario must practise from an accredited veterinary facility. The College's accreditation team ensures all veterinary facilities in Ontario provide a professional environment and contain the essential equipment required for patient care.

Bharij, Aneeta
Principal Accreditation
(519) 824-5600 x-2230
Farias, Megan (she/her)
Associate Accreditation 824-5600 x-2248
Hubbard, Jennifer
Accreditation Inspector

Jongkind, Danielle
Accreditation Inspector

Swatman, John
Accreditation Inspector

Governance, Culture and Operations

The governance, culture and operations team administers various aspects of the College's functions including Council and Committee meetings, budget administration and human resources.

Ready, Beth (she/her)
Executive Partner Governance Culture & Operations

(519) 824-5600 x-2224

Cull, Pamela (she/her)
(519) 824-5600 x-2221
Ellery, Sarah
Records & Risk Officer
(519) 824-5600 x-2225
Rankin, Lesley (she/her)
Principal Finance & Human Resources
(519) 824-5600 x-2224


The policy team supports Council's work to develop documents that increase the clarity of the College's expectations of all veterinarians.

Kirby, Sarah (she/her)
Executive Partner Policy
(519) 824-5600 x-2237
Izzettin, Aynur
Associate Project Research
(519) 824-5600 x-2242

Pieters, Kali (she/her)
Policy & Projects Coordinator

(519) 824-5600 x-2243

Communications & Engagement

The communications & engagement team prepares the College publications, manages the website and responds to media inquiries.

Huson, Kim (she/her)
Executive Partner Communications & Engagement
(519) 824-5600 x-2245
Jeyaraman, Krithika (she/her)
Community Engagement Strategist 824-5600 x-2264
Sincovich, Jacqueline
Associate Communications 824-5600 x-2229

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