250.334.8400
Veterinarian Judy McFarlen

Dr. Judy McFarlen

Veterinarian
I graduated in 1988 from the Western College of Veterinary Medicine in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. I love the veterinary profession and have been a clinician for 30 years. I am still keen to come to work! I joined Van Isle Veterinary Hospital in February 2018 and what I love about the clinic is that it has a lot to offer me because there are many excellent clinicians here and a great client base. The Island is beautiful and the weather is mild. The areas of veterinary medicine that interest me the most are ultrasound, dentistry, surgery and medicine. What I love my job is the variety and the need for constant learning over the span of my career. My first pets were cats and horses. I was raised on a farm and I previously lived in Alberta, where my husband and I own a ranch with over 200 cows.
Staff's really helpful and welcoming. They have a beautiful building. If I had one complaint they're almost too busy. Can…

Chubb Rock

Very spacious lobby with beautiful wood accents. The lady at the reception desk was very helpful and seemed to genuinely…

Judy Bood

Great, knowledgable, gentle, friendly staff. They genuinely care for your fur babies and it shows. I trust my cat and…

Curt Carbonell

They were accommodating and helpful assisting me with a pet that I was looking after for somebody. They made…

Darin Darin

Blog

Over Excitement and Exercise

Often when we see a very active dog that has an open mouth “grin” on their face, tongue hanging out, running about with owners in tow, we think “now there’s a happy dog!”

Read More
See All Articles