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Taylor Weston

Registered Veterinary Technician

I have always had a soft spot for all animals. When I was young my aunt and I would take stray, hurt animals and nurse them back to health. My first memory of doing this with my aunt was on my own kitten. He had gotten shut in the door and wasn’t able to walk. We spent many hours feeding and giving the kitten physical therapy. Within a few weeks the kitten was back to his old self, running and playing with his other litter mates! I truly believe that is the moment I knew that I wanted to work in the Veterinary field. Since that day I have helped my aunt with an array of animals from cats, dogs, horses, goats, rodents and wildlife.

During my graduating year of high school, I applied for the Veterinary Technician program at Oulton College. I was fortunate enough to get 1 out of the 4 seats available, as it is a highly competitive program. I graduated in 2019 and become an official RVT in September of 2020 after passing my registration exam.

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Last updated: March 9, 2021

Riverview Animal Hospital is committed to doing everything possible to combat the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak.

As part of this commitment, effective immediately, Riverview Animal Hospital will be instituting the following precautionary protocol to minimize the risk of COVID-19 transmission.

SAFETY MEASURES TO KEEP EVERYONE SAFE

EMERGENCY CASES

- If possible, please call us at 506.387.4015 to let us know you are on the way so that we can be prepared to meet you upon your arrival at the hospital.

- When you arrive, please stay in your vehicle in our parking lot and call 506.387.4015, and we'll provide further instructions.

- If you do not have a phone or your pet's emergency is immediately life-threatening, please come to the front door and ring the bell.

WE ARE CHANGING OUR EMERGENCY SYSTEM INTO A TRUE TRIAGE-BASED SYSTEM

We will no longer have suggested appointment times for urgent care situations.

Thank you in advance for your understanding.

 

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