Melissa joined our staff in September 2008 as a Veterinary Assistant and most recently moved into the role of Practice Manager. Melissa’s responsibility includes assisting both Dr. Wurdell and the Veterinary Technicians in delivering care to pets who are visiting Muskoka Animal Hospital for appointments or procedures as well as ensuring the maintenance of our medical equipment and facility. Melissa ensures the safety and comfort of all patients. During busier times she can be found helping out the receptionist, warmly greeting clients and their pets and assisting with scheduling. Melissa shares her life and love with her partner and their sons Jared, Jett and Knox.