Our Team

Who We Are

Our mission is to provide personalized, friendly and compassionate care to our patients to ensure they stay healthy and happy.  We place great emphasis on preventive medicine, client communication and client education. We strive to answer all your questions about your pets healthcare needs. We understand and appreciate that your pet is a member of the family and deserves highly skilled, yet gentle, care of the same standard as human medicine.

Our Team

Dr. Tejinder Khaira, DVM
Veterinarian

DVM (Clinic Owner/Veterinarian) Dr. Khaira has been practicing veterinary medicine in Alberta for over 15 years. Throughout his career, he has continuously taken courses to improve his skills and to familiarize himself with the latest surgical developments, especially in the area of orthopedics.

Dr. Khaira has been performing Luxating Patellas and routine Cruciate Ligament Repair for quite some time now. Recently he has gotten Certified in Advanced Orthopedics for TPLO and TTA (advanced Cruciate Ligament Repairs) as well as fracture repairs.

When not at the clinic, Dr. Khaira can be found spending time with his family and exploring spirituality.

Dr. Nathaniel Asemadahun, DVM
Veterinarian

Dr. Nathaniel finished his Veterinary education in 2008 in Nigeria. He moved to Canada in 2013 to continue pursuing his passion for animals. With a special passion for dentistry, he focuses his continuing education on the subject and has worked with board-certified veterinary dentists over the years to grow his knowledge and skills.

When Nathaniel isn’t at the clinic he enjoys spending time with his wife and two sons. He enjoys reading, watching movies and playing soccer.

Tamra Rout
Registered Veterinary Technologist/Hospital Manager

Born in Calgary, Tamra has always had a love for animals. Working in the veterinary industry since 2005, she graduated from the Animal Health Technology program at Olds College in 2011. She has worked with exotic, large and small animals in both primary practice and emergency settings, giving her valuable knowledge and experiences. Tamra has a special passion for dentistry and anesthesia.

When Tamra isn’t at the clinic you can usually find her at the gym or spending some quality time with her husband and two daughters. At home Tamra has a french bulldog (Sir Spudwick VonHammer aka. “Spud”), 3 cats (Layla, Haru and Chili), a chinchilla (Yori) a ball python (Loki) and a number of fish. All of which keep her VERY busy.

Jill Downton
Reception

Jill has worked as a Veterinary Office Assistant since she graduated from ABES with a VOA Certificate in 2006. She has a great love for both animals and humans. Starting her career as a Labour and Delivery Nurse, she then has a children’s day home for 23 years and now is working with animals. She has raised children, dogs, cats, guinea pigs, birds and a pot belly pig called Winston.

When not at work she enjoys spending time with family and doing her many hobbies including quilting, sewing, mosaics and playing the ukulele.