Welcome Dr. Judy McFarlen

We are so excited to announce the newest team member at Van Isle Vet Hospital! Dr. Judy McFarlen has come to us with over 25 yrs of veterinary experience, graduating with her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the Western College of Veterinary Medicine; Saskatoon, Saskatchewan in 1988. Dr. McFarlen has extensive expertise in ultrasonography and her passion lies in dentistry, dental surgery, nutritional medicine and building bonds with her patients as well as special relationships with her team. Judy has recently published her second book – Bone Broth Diet for Pets which provides a simple, soulful super-food nutrition for pet’s weight loss, anti-inflammatory, paleo and joint health.

Dr. McFarlen is excited to be a new member of our community and is looking forward to meeting and getting to know all of our two and four-legged friends. Judy enjoys the outdoors and is looking forward to exploring this beautiful Island she now calls home!!

Written by Van Isle Veterinary Hospital Team

Huge shout out to Van Isle for being so accommodating, we had an issue with a dog getting scratched by…

Katelyn Clark

I have had only great experiences dealing with the staff here. They are all wonderful and always friendly. The Vet’s…

Mike Innis

Our experience at Van Isle Vet Hospital was fantastic!!! The admin staff were awesome to work with, so accommodating and…

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On the day we brought home our new Maine Coon kitten, Wolfe, we brought him to Van Isle to discover…

Leanne Reardigan

There is no where else I would take out furbabies. So amazing, caring, and knowledgeable.

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