Our Veterinarians

Dr. Katryna Garrett, DVM

Katryna is one of the two owner-manager veterinarians at Gateway Companion Animal Clinic. She consults with pet owners, examines animal patients and investigates health cases through diagnostic imaging and laboratory testing. She also performs elective and general soft tissue surgery. Katryna is passionate about educating clients and helping them to manage their pet’s health and to enrich their human-animal relationship.

At home on the family farm Katryna enjoys the companionship of several horses, ponies and four dogs: Pippa, a Jack Russell Terrier, Rex and Callie – two mature Border Collies and Skip a two-year-old Border Collie/Blue Heeler cross. In her spare time Katryna enjoys horseback riding and travelling with her young family.

Dr. Kristine McLean, DVM

Kristine is an owner-manager veterinarian who divides her time among animal health and wellness exams, diagnostic testing, vaccinations, and diverse surgery services. She’s hands-on with clinic management and supported by a talented and committed team. Kristine is frequently energized by seeing the amazing relationships clients have with their pets. She draws immense satisfaction from diagnostic challenges and in helping companion animals to feel better.

Kristine is the proud mother of two daughters and two sons. She and her husband keep busy with their family’s 85 head cow/calf operation. Their family also includes a Golden Retriever named Shelby, Maggie a dog of mixed heritage, two cats Teeny and Mr. Crinkles and a few pleasure horses. Kristine savours time with family and friends, and enjoys camping, rafting and horseback riding.