Meet the Team


Bruce completed a BSc in wildlife biology at the University of Victoria and a MSc in wildlife biology at the University of British Columbia before pursuing veterinary medicine at the University of Saskatchewan. Dr. Baker specializes in equine reproduction and equine dentistry but has remained passionate about small animal veterinary medicine throughout his career. Dr. Baker spends his free time mountain biking and cross-country skiing.

Dr. Bruce Baker

Susi  studied agriculture at the University of British Columbia before pursuing veterinary medicine at the University of Saskatchewan. Dr. Cienciala fosters a life-long passion for horses and other animals and has competed for many years in 3-day-eventing and dressage. She studied classical riding in Saumer, France, and has recently become invested in Equitation Science and animal behaviour.

Dr. Susi Cienciala

Veterinary Technicians & Assistants


Erin Rooney, RVT

Bio to come!


Julie Waines, Veterinary Assistant

Julie Waines graduated from Granville business college in Vancouver as a veterinary assistant. She worked for 9 years at a cats only vet practice before moving to the Shuswap. Julie has a genuine love for animals and has also followed a passion for pet grooming. She loves spending time with her family and hiking with her dogs.

Support Staff

Kim Doussept


Colleen Ingram
Book keeper

Amy Baker