Shamrock Vet Clinic

1896 Guthrie Rd
Comox, BC V9M 3X7


Our Veterinary Technologists and Assistants


Cris - Veterinary Technologist - Shamrock Veterinary Clinic, Comox


Registered Veterinary Technologist

1994 Animal Health Technology - University College of the Cariboo, Kamloops, BC

Cris has been working at Shamrock since it opened in 1995. In addition to working as a technologist, Cris is employed as an instructor at North Island College part of the year.  Cris has 4 dogs, 2 of which spend many hours each week training for search and disaster. Hiking, camping, and yard work occupy her free time, especially when she can share these activities with her canine companions!

Shamrock Veterinary Clinic, Comox


Registered Veterinary Technologist

Veterinary Technology Distance Education Program with Purdue University

Margaret is the proud mother of five wonderful sons including two sets of twins! Margaret loves to spend her free time walking, doing yoga, gardening, reading and knitting. Her walking buddy is a lovely Golden Retriever puppy by the name of Lily.


Karen - Veterinary Technologist - Shamrock Veterinary Clinic, Comox


Registered Veterinary Technologist, B.Sc.

Karen recently returned to the Comox Valley after almost a decade in the Annapolis Valley in Nova Scotia. Now she makes her home on a peaceful acreage on Denman Island. In her free time, Karen likes to go for a run with her Walker Hound, ride one of her horses, or spend time in the garden.

Sylvia - Veterinary Technologist Assistant - Shamrock Veterinary Clinic, Comox


Technologist Assistant

Post Graduate Business Education Course, Walter Murray Collegiate, Saskatoon, SK

Sylvia joined Shamrock Veterinary Clinic in May 2005 after working for 4 years at the Comox Cat Clinic and, previously, at the Sooke Veterinary Hospital. Sylvia had also worked for the Board of Education and in various restaurants in Saskatoon. Sylvia and her husband moved to B.C. in 1980, where she continued in the hospitality industry for many years. She has one cat, an adorable brown tabby named Spyro.


Brenda - Veterinary Technologist Assistant - Shamrock Veterinary Clinic, Comox


Technologist Assistant

Originally from the mainland, Brenda is thrilled to call the Comox Valley home. Brenda initially came as a client to Shamrock Veterinary Clinic in 2002 and hired as a receptionist in 2008. After a brief hiatus travelling in 2009, Brenda was re-hired in 2010 as a technologist assistant. She finds the most interesting part of her job is that she never knows how the day will unfold as she walks in the door each morning.