Team

Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team!

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of East St. Paul Animal Hospital in East St. Paul! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets! Please call us at (204) 661-2183 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!

Veterinarians

Dr. Lyle Kjernisted

DVM

Welcome to the East St Paul Animal Hospital. My name is Lyle Kjernisted and I…
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Dr. Sharon Pydee

DVM

I was born and raised in Winnipeg, attended the Western College of Veterinary Medicine in…
horse, woman

Dr. Suzanne Pankratz

DVM

I grew up and lived in Southern Ontario until graduating from the Ontario Veterinary College…

Office Manager

Jen and her dog enjoying the outdoor in the snow

Jen Petrowski

Office Manager

I was hired at the East St Paul Animal Hospital in February, 2002. I started…

Registered Animal Health Technologists

Registered Animal Health Technologist Melissa holding a dog

Melissa Smith

Registered Animal Health Technologist

I graduated from the AHT program at Red River College in 2007 and have been…
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Nicole Lipischak-Horn

Registered Animal Health Technologist

I started working in small animal practice while a student in the Red River College…

Veterinary Office Assistant

woman dog

Colleen Ormiston

Veterinary Office Assistant

I’ve lived most of my life in East St. Paul and I have always loved…

Clinic Cat

White cat staring while standing up straight

Jynx

Clinic Cat

With heavy hearts, we are sad to inform everyone that our long time clinic cat…
sushi the cat resting

Sushi

Clinic Cat

Sushi has been with our clinic since 2010. Sushi has her many hiding spots she…