Vetsie was found to make veterinary care more accessible by leveraging innovative technology that will transform and inspire the world of pet care.
"Vetsie brings together a network of veterinary clinics and professionals, and pet parents all across Canada into a tech-enabled ecosystem that’s designed to solve the challenges in providing pet care, starting with timely access to virtual care."
– Vetsie Team
We all have diverse business backgrounds, in veterinary care, technology and across other industries but with one common mission — increasing pet care for our loved ones.
Business Strategy & Operations
Alex has been a tech entrepreneur with experience in co-founding startups and building businesses for the last 7 years. Alex has had great success building consumer marketplaces and currently leads business strategy at Vetsie. As an animal lover himself, Alex co-founded Vetsie to ensure that vet care would become accessible to all pet parents, anywhere, anytime. With his Frenchie in mind, he is excited to modernize the way pet care is delivered.
Dr. Steve Boyer, DVM
Chief Veterinarian & Vet Strategy
Dr. Steve Boyer is a practicing small animal veterinarian and Co-Founder of Vetsie. He graduated from the University of Calgary Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and has worked in both emergency and primary care. Steve focuses on the veterinary strategy and collaboration with veterinary professionals across Canada and beyond. He is motivated to ‘bridge the gap’ between pet care and veterinary accessibility.
Product & Engineering
Wes is super passionate about leveraging the latest technology to solve problems that couldn't be solved before. He has previously launched both consumer and business-facing products when he worked at Amazon and Microsoft. When he realized how today's technology can be used to help pet parents and vet professionals, he took the role to lead product and engineering of Vetsie with the goal of building the best pet care platform on the internet.
Alyssa Borden, RVT
Veterinary Relations & Strategy
Alyssa is a registered veterinary technologist with a comprehensive background in both emergency and general practice. She was integral in the establishment and expansion of a local vet practice and is an advocate for career longevity & well-being within the industry. As a proud member of the Vetsie Founding Team, Alyssa will continue to drive change and help individuals embrace the future of virtual care in veterinary medicine.
Brittany Gushue, RVT
Veterinary Partnerships & Stategy
Brittany Gushue, an experienced veterinary technologist, educator and early advocate for virtual care in veterinary medicine. She has embraced, promoted and pioneered the concept of veterinary telehealth since becoming part of the founding team of Vetsie Virtual Pet Care. She believes virtual care will play a crucial role in revolutionizing veterinary medicine. Brittany leads our Partnerships and Business Development at Vetsie.
Vetsie in the News
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