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Meet the staff
Dr Jaswinder Bassi
Dr. J.Bassi is a graduate of PAU in India, after working in other clinics he finally opened City Petcare Hospital Surrey in 2008. Dr. J. Bassi is the only doctor currently working at City Petcare. He has over 30 years experience in the animal health field. He has become a highly skilled doctor who remains well versed in the veterinary field and advancements. He takes pride in owning a practice that focuses on high quality patient care, up to date medical techniques and a strong bond with his clients. He believes in treating his staff, clients and patients like family with compassion and dignity through all stages of their lives.
Office Manager/Veterinary Assistant
Nicole has been working in the veterinary industry since 2003. In 2010 Nicole joined our team she brings a lot of experience and knowledge with her. Prior to starting her career, she volunteered with the BC SPCA for 4 years. In 2004 Nicole graduated as a certified Veterinary Office Assistant from Granville Business College. She has completed the Royal Canin nutritional programs such as, Maturity In Motion, the Dental Difference, Mobility and Slim fit as well as the Hills Nutritional Advocate course. Nicole has extensive knowledge in dog behavior and training using her personal experiences, commitment and caring nature. She continuously strives to provide the best care and service to our patients and their families. At home she cares for her 8 year old daughter and her doberman Twilight. In her spare time she enjoys spending time at the park, dancing, singing and painting.
Meika - Veterinary Assistant
Meika Graduated from Surrey Community College with a Veterinary Office Assistant Diploma in 2014. Practicing in critical care and in clinic she has now found her place here at City Pet Care Animal Hospital. At home she takes care of her two lovebirds, two cats, and two kids, and wishes to continue growing and learning in the veterinary field.
Rachel -Veterinary Assistant
Rachel Joined our team in 2016 soon after graduating her VOA program at Granville Business College. She is a certified nutrition councilor and can help with all food questions. In her free time she enjoys reading and going for walks in the park. Rachel is excited to welcome a new baby at the end of this year.
Britany -Veterinary Assistant
Brittany Graduated a VOA from Douglas College in 2016. Prior to starting here she gained experience by volunteering at different animal hospitals and at LAPS humane society. On her spare time she cares for her dog Beau. She enjoys camping and hiking with her dog.
Komal -Veterinary Assistant
Komal joined our team right after taking the VOA course at Granville Business College. She enjoyed the hospital so much she was hired on after doing a few months of volunteer work with us. Komal is continuing to study to become a certified nutritional councilor. Komal is fluent in Punjabi and English and is happy to help in either language. At home Komal cares for her two Birds and a Hamster and hopes to eventually own a puppy.
Chelsea- Veterinary Assistant
Chelsea graduated from Granville Business College as a certified Veterinary Hospital Assistant in 2014. We hired her shortly after completing her practicum here at City Petcare Hospital. Chelsea enjoys spending time with her Shih Tzu, Sushi. She is currently working on becoming certified in all aspects of Royal Canin nutrition and working toward her Hills Nutritional Advocate certificate. In her spare time she enjoys movies and reading.
Minnie- Clinic Cat
This is Minnie, our office cat. Dr. Bassi took her in when she was a young adult. She is 10 years old. She enjoys greeting clients, eating treats and relaxing.