Kara Turcotte

Lead Registered Veterinary Technologist

Kara is our Lead Registered Veterinary Technologist and has been a Southpointe Pet Hospital team member since 2016, she achieved her AHT Diploma in 2009. Kara enjoys veterinary dentistry, laboratory procedures and has developed a strong desire in helping with palliative and end-of-life patient pet care, she hopes to be certified soon. In addition to her responsibilities as a Team Leader and Vet Tech, Kara maintains our Facebook page.

Any spare time Kara has, you can find her reading a book, catching a flick with her daughter, learning new skills in photography, collecting stones and crystals or planning a faraway trip. Her family’s canine pack includes 4 dogs of varied sizes and her feline colony is made up of five.

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