Dr. Maggie Sharpe– Dr. Maggie Sharpe graduated from the Ontario Veterinary College June 2018. Dr. Sharpe is originally from London, Ontario, where she completed two degrees in Biology and Psychology prior to veterinary school. She recently moved to Collingwood and is excited to spend her days off exploring the area with her adopted border collie, Tika. Maggie also enjoys traveling, snowboarding, yoga and arts and crafts.
Dr. Jim Bell– Dr. Jim Bell has been a practicing veterinarian in Collingwood since 1979. Dr. Bell is originally from Nottawa and established Bellbrae Animal Hospital in 1983.
Dr. Bell believes that in combining the latest technology with an old-fashioned touch, we have created an atmosphere where pets and their owners receive the best possible care and service.
Dr. Allison Ashleigh– Dr. Allison Ashleigh started practicing small animal medicine in 2006 after her graduation from the Ontario Veterinary College and later joined the Bellbrae Animal Hospital team in 2011. Prior to veterinary school, Dr. Ashleigh received her Bachelor of Science from the University of Guelph. Originally from Newmarket, Allison has settled in Collingwood with her husband, 2 young children and rescued fur-baby “Rona”.
In her spare time, Allison loves to be outdoors enjoying all the benefits of living in the Georgian Bay area. Allison is committed to a career of lifelong learning and shares her love of the human-animal bond with our clients.
Dr. Meg Anderson– Dr. Meg Anderson was born and raised in Wasaga Beach and Collingwood. She graduated from the Ontario Veterinary College in 2013. She also received her Bachelor of Science honors degree from the University of Guelph. Meg has practiced in Oshawa, Toronto and Barrie in both general practice and emergency medicine. She started at Bellbrae Animal Hospital in the Summer of 2017. Her passions are emergency medicine, dentistry, and client communication and education. In her spare time she enjoys running, yoga and hiking with her two golden retrievers Gibson, Maddie and her husband Luke.
Dr. Dominique Monaghan- Dr. Dominique Monaghan grew up in Markham, Ontario, where her numerous childhood pets led her to her dream of a career in veterinary medicine. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Zoology in 2014, followed by her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 2018. Dominique worked in an emergency clinic in Guelph before joining the Bellbrae team in 2019. She has a passion for wildlife and biodiversity, and has traveled to South Africa and Thailand with the Ontario Veterinary College’s Global Vets program to help local wildlife as well as shelter animals in need.
When she is out of the clinic, Dominique can often be found hiking with her handsome Australian Shepherd, Henley. She loves the outdoors and spending time in the mountains. Dominique also loves playing a great game of rugby! She looks forward to getting to know you and your pets!