OUR Hours of Operation ARE:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Wednesday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Saturday  9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Sunday 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Last Updated: September 29,  2021

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Acton Veterinary Clinic – Our Veterinary Assistants

Read all about the skilled veterinary assistants at our clinic.


Shirley - Veterinary Assistant

Shirley has been a member of our team since 1995. She has a wealth of knowledge and abilities in  veterinary medicine and surgical procedures. Shirley has a certificate in emergency veterinary care. Shirley has also been grooming for over 20 years. Shirley has a bullmastif named Mayvee and 2 cats.

Her Groomin Room is located in the Acton Veterinary Clinic.  Contact her at (289) 839-3401 or groomershirley@gmail.com  or instagram @groominroom1.  Shirley will make your dog or cat smell sweet and look beautiful. 

Norina - Veterinary Assistant

Norina has been employed by Acton Veterinary Clinic since August 2014, fulfilling the role of Veterinary Assistant. Having started her career in the animal care field, Norina is excited to be back doing what she loves. When Norina is not at work, she can be found playing ball in her backyard with Takubvik, her Siberian Husky.


Anita - Animal Care Attendant

Anita has worked at Acton Veterinary Clinic since March 2012. Anita was born and grew up in Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe). She moved to Canada in 2005 with her husband and daughter and is now a proud Canadian following her citizenship ceremony in January 2015. Her animals have always been an integral part of her life, and when not working, she can be found spending time with her five cats:  Pandora, Parker, Ben,  Daisy and Maddie. Maddie is enjoying her retirement from the Acton Veterinary Clinic.

NiKITA - Veterinary Assistant

Nikita started working at Acton Veterinary Clinic in August of 2021. She will be going into her 2nd year of Animal Science at The University of Guelph. Nikita is pursuing her education to further a career in veterinary medicine. You might see Nikita walking with her cat, studying or volunteering when she is not working




Kaitlin began working at Acton Veterinary Clinic in July 2021. She’s a second year Animal Biology student at the University of Guelph, hoping to one day study veterinary medicine. Growing up surrounded by dogs on her grandmother’s farm, she’s always loved working with animals. In her free time you can find her reading, writing, or hiking a local trail with friends and family.


Devanshi recently began working at the Acton Veterinary clinic in June of 2021. She has just come back from acquiring her veterinary degree abroad and is working towards her North American licence. Outside the clinic she's a full-time dog mom for her new husky puppy Stark. She enjoys travelling, going to the beach and hanging with her family.



Gurgeet – Veterinary Assistant

Gurgeet has been working at the Acton Veterinary clinic since July 2021. She is in her 4th year of Animal Biology at the University of Guelph. She loves spending time helping animals and learning new things while aspiring to become a veterinarian herself! You can find her spending time with her dog Lily, friends and family outside of the clinic!

Tiny Tim - Clinic Mascot

Tiny was surrendered to the clinic at Christmas 2019. He had a badly broken and infected leg which had to be amputated. Due to the excellent care of the staff and doctors at the Acton Veterinary Clinic, we are happy to report that Tiny is healthy and happy. He comes to work and spreads goodwill throughout the community and at the Clinic.

Please follow Tiny Tim on Instagram @tinytimthe3leggedkitty

Tiny Tim and Layla