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Welcome to 3 New Doctors!


Dr. Christine Roussel graduated from the Atlantic Veterinary College, while there she developed a special interest in dermatology, and surgery.  Dr. Roussel grew up in Edmundston, NB and discovered her love of medicine while participating in her grade 12 co-op program.  Dr. Roussel has travelled to South Africa, Nicaragua and the jungles of Costa Rica volunteering and helping animals in need.  She has three fur babies Gem, Mia and Linguini.



Dr. Elizabeth Pulman who grew up in Ottawa, moved to the Maritimes to attend University.  While earning her Chemistry Degree from Mount Allison University, she worked on a dairy farm and in a Veterinary clinic.  These experiences inspired her to become a Veterinarian.  Dr. Pulman’s love for small breed dogs extends to her family, she has a Shih Tzu named Angel.  She also adores Sphynx cats, watching movies, skiing and interior design.



Dr. Tara MacLeod grew up in Moncton.  Her love of Veterinary Medicine started as a student at Riverview Animal Hospital.  Tara graduated from Atlantic Veterinary College where she continued on as a Small Animal Medicine and Surgical Intern.  Her love of cats shines through in all aspects of medicine, staff lovingly refer to her as the “cat vet”.   Dr. MacLeod lives with her 4 cats, Brian Boitano, Hobbes, Mocha, Edward and her rabbit Cadbury.



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Since starting work here at Riverview Animal Hospital, I have had the pleasure of working with so many amazing people.

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Last updated: June 25, 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.



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