Dr. Julie Nielsen

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Julie Nielsen was born and raised near Burlington, Ontario. At the age of 5 Julie stated she would become a veterinarian because of her love of animals, science and new experiences. Before becoming a veterinarian she spent six years in the Naval Reserves while completing a BSc at the University of Guelph. After working for 5 years with a growing environmental company, Julie set her heart on pursuing her childhood dream, and graduated from the Ontario Veterinary College in 2008. Since graduation Dr. Nielsen has worked in both general and emergency practice, as well as graduating from the Veterinary Management Institute at Purdue University and completing a rotating small animal medicine and surgery internship in Delaware. In 2015 Julie and her partner found their dream farm in Ottawa, living there with Griffon their Labrador Retriever, Lucy the house cat, and various other animals. Julie also enjoys renovating, gardening, reading, music and stained glass