Melissa joined our team in September of 2008 as a Veterinary Assistant and she recently moved into the role of Practice Manager. Melissa’s responsibilities include assisting both Dr. Wurdell and the Veterinary Technicians in delivering care to pets who are visiting Muskoka Animal Hospital for appointments or procedures, as well as ensuring the maintenance of our medical equipment and facility. Melissa also ensures the safety and comfort of all of our patients. During busier times at the hospital, she can be found helping out the receptionist, warmly greeting clients and their pets, and assisting with scheduling. Melissa shares her life and love with her 3 sons, Jared, Jett, and Knox.