Dr. Alyssa Eslinger

Lead Veterinarian

Dr. Alyssa Eslinger is our Lead Veterinarian and Partner at Southpointe Pet Hospital. In 2008, she completed her Bachelor of Science (Kinesiology, Biological Sciences) and her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in 2012, both from the University of Calgary. Dr. Alyssa's professional interests include dentistry, anesthesia, teaching and hospice and palliative care.

Dr. Alyssa is certified in animal hospice and palliative care by the American Animal Hospital Association and the International Association of Animal Hospice and Palliative Care. Dr. Alyssa has found a calling in providing compassionate, mobile end of life care services for canine and feline patients. Please see our home euthanasia and hospice and palliative care sections for more information.

Last Updated: June 4, 2021


Southpointe Pet Hospital is committed to doing our part in protecting our community from the spread of COVID-19. To allow us to continue operating during the pandemic, we have implemented a CLOSED DOOR POLICY effective December 10, 2020.

The details of this policy are outlined below:

Services such as nail trims will be temporarily unavailable as we focus our efforts on urgent cases. If your appointment is not of an urgent matter and can be postponed, we ask that you please reschedule to free up space for patients that need immediate attention.

Hours of Operation
Monday to Thursday: 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday: Closed

Thank you in advance for your patience and understanding as we work through this situation together.


The Team at Southpointe Pet Hospital