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Our Veterinary Team

Meet the team at College Street Animal Hospital!

APPOINTMENT

Meet the doctors 

Our well-trained team of doctors will ensure that your pet receives exceptional quality pet care, focusing on safety and personalized attention!

Dr. Lisa Cohen

Veterinarian / Owner

Dr. Cohen's Bio
Dr. Lisa Cohen graduated from Ontario Veterinary College in 2016. Before that, she attended the University of Western Ontario, where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree, Honours Double Major in Psychology and Biology.

Throughout her time in vet school, Dr. Cohen took every opportunity to travel and volunteer with animals internationally. Since graduating, she has been caring for companion animals across the greater Toronto area.
Dr. Cohen has a special interest in the areas of dermatology, nutrition, and pain management. She understands how pets are a member of your family and will always strive to treat them as her own.

On a personal note, Lisa enjoys reading, spending time outdoors, and staying active. Above all, she loves to spend time with her family, her husband Steven, and her rescue beagle Sullivan.

Dr. Danielle Snow

Veterinarian / Owner
Dr. Snow's Bio
Dr. Danielle Snow has been caring for companion animals in the greater Toronto area since 2016 after graduating from the Ontario Veterinary College in Guelph. Prior to completing her Doctor of Veterinary medicine, Dr. Snow attended Western University, where she earned a Bachelor of Science with an Honours specialization in Psychology and a minor in Medical Science.

Dr. Snow has a special interest in ophthalmology, surgery, and preventative wellness care. Her favorite aspect of her job is being part of the human-animal bond experience between pets and their owners! She is also Fear Free certified.

When not at the clinic, Danielle can be found spending time with her large extended family, and she loves to travel when she can find the time. Danielle lives in Toronto with her husband, Jeffrey, and baby boy, Liam. They have two pets – a senior rabbit named Remy and a Golden Doodle named Winnie.

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Dr. Alison Norwich

Veterinarian

Dr. Norwich's Bio
Dr. Alison Norwich grew up in midtown Toronto and ventured into the veterinary world at age 16 with her high school co-op placement. She went on to complete a Bachelor of Health Sciences at McMaster University, while spending her summers back home working at local vet clinics. She graduated from the Ontario Veterinary College in 2011.

After working at a handful of clinics in Toronto over the past ten years, Alison is thrilled to have found her home with the College Street team. Professionally, Alison is passionate about internal medicine, cardiology, and preventive healthcare. She also brings with her several years experience in emergency medicine.

Alison lives downtown with her husband Josh and her young son Saul. After saying goodbye to her vet-school-mutt Doug late last year, she recently welcomed new puppy Andrew to the family. When she doesn’t have her hands full with her toddler or her puppy, Alison enjoys yoga, reading, dancing, and most of all, eating (preferably on a patio).

Caitlin Faragher, RVT

Practice Manager / Veterinary Technician
Caitlin's Bio
Caitlin has the hybrid position of Registered Veterinary Technician and Manager at CSAH. Caitlin has worked within small animal practices, in emergency care and teaches in Veterinary technician and Veterinary Assistant programs at Seneca College. Prior to entering the veterinary world, Caitlin graduated from Queens University with a degree in film and communication. She had a short career in marketing before going back to school to pursue her dream of working with animals. Caitlin has a tremendous passion for Veterinary Medicine. She loves to volunteer for outreach and spay/neuter programs within the community and foster animals when she can. She spends her off time with her Boxer-cross Greg and the newest addition to her family, a Great Pyrenees puppy named Dottie

Monica McCarthy, RVT

Veterinary Technician
Monica's Bio

Monica has been an RVT since 2014, after graduating with Honours from Seneca College’s Veterinary Technician program, and completing the Veterinary Technician National Exam. Originally from Ireland, she currently lives in Toronto with her husband Matt and black rescue cat Edwin. She is very excited to become part of the excellent medical team here at College Street Animal Hospital.

Jenny Nguyen

Animal Care Assistant / Receptionist
Jenny's Bio
Jenny is a 4th-year undergraduate student at the University of Toronto, majoring in biological anthropology and cognitive science. She has a special interest in medicine & health, animal behaviour, and environmental science. Aside from school, Jenny works as a VA to supplement her passion for working with animals. During Jenny’s free time she likes to play games, cook, and spend time with her three cats: Lily, Socks, and Lychee.

Rebecca Keddy

Animal Care Assistant
Rebecca's Bio
Rebecca was born and raised in the Toronto area. She has always had animals in her life from a young age. Shortly after graduating high school in 2013, she started working in the veterinary industry giving her a breadth of experience! She has a husky/Blue heeler mix named Leo, a husky named Lucy, and a Chihuahua named Timmy. She has a great attitude and is always ready to pull up her sleeves to give a hand.

Andreia Duarte

Animal Care Assistant
Andreia's Bio
Andreia has been with College Street Animal Hospital since 2011, where she started off as a volunteer and was quickly hired as a veterinary assistant. Her love and passion for animals motivated her to further pursue a career in this field and is currently enrolled at Seneca in their Veterinary Technician program. When she isn’t working or at school, Andreia enjoys drawing and spending time with her 3 cats (Leah, Kaya, and Salem), dog Anjo, chinchilla Hana, and budgie Chainsaw
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Briana Pahalan

Animal Care Assistant

Briana's Bio
Briana is a huge animal lover and grew up with cats & dogs her whole life. Growing up in the countryside of Alliston, she was also often around horses and livestock. She moved to Toronto shortly after graduating from the Animal Care Program at Durham College and has been working as an ACA for the last 5 years. She also works independently cat/dog sitting. Briana also has a passion for wildlife & exotics and loves to volunteer at the humane society for their TNR programs when possible. Her dream is to become an RVT and travel around the world to help take care of animals in need. During her off time, she LOVES to dance, cuddle her cat Remi, listen to music, and to try out new restaurants

Michelle Argentieri

Receptionist
Michelle's Bio
Michelle has been a passionate animal lover all of her life. Born and raised in Toronto, she has dedicated over 10 years in the veterinary industry, working in different clinics helping animals reach optimal health while giving love, compassion, and devotion to the work. Michelle is a proud pet mom to her little munchkins Casper and Sashimi. They are a great duo. While being a wellness advocate, painter, avid road tripper, dance, and nature lover- she continues to commit to following her dream of being a veterinarian.
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Eden Willis

Receptionist

Eden's Bio

Eden has been an animal advocate for as long as she can remember. She is new to the veterinary industry but has enjoyed being a volunteer with the Etobicoke Humane Society for over 6 years. Eden is a devoted pet mom to her special needs cat Bobby and his older sisters Iggy and Ollie. She also enjoys taking her friend’s dogs on walks and hikes at least once a week. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking and spending time with friends, or out enjoying the beautiful city.