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At Companion Veterinary Clinic, We Understand Your Pets Are Family

The team at Companion Veterinary Clinic is your source for your pet’s healthcare information. Through client education, we will empower you to make the best healthcare decisions for your pets and your family.

Dr. Kevin Benoit

Veterinarian

Veterinarian
Fear Free Certified

Dr. Benoit has been helping pets and their families in the Edmonton area since 2008, after mentoring under his father for two years in family veterinary practice. Dr. Benoit has a deep passion for helping people keep their pets healthy by providing in-depth and thoughtful consultation. Dr. Benoit is excited to be developing long-standing relationships with his patients and their people; to be a part of their health and well-being. He and Jessica, his wife, now welcome you to their practice, Companion Veterinary Clinic!

Jessica Benoit

Registered Animal Health Technologist

Registered Animal Health Technologist
Certified Professional Dog Trainer (CPDT)
Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partner (KPA CTP)
Fear Free Certified Veterinary Professional
Fear Free Certified Trainer

Jessica Benoit graduated from the NAIT Animal Health Technology program, here in Edmonton. She has a special interest in animal behaviour. Jessica loves teaching clients and pets how to strengthen their bond with one another through positive, science-based methods of training and behaviour modification. She is so proud of the great team at Companion Veterinary Clinic.

Dr. Karmyn Latawiec

Veterinarian

Veterinarian
Fear Free Certified

Dr. Latawiec graduated from the Western College of Veterinary Medicine in Saskatoon. Born in Wetaskiwin, she travelled for her education to Halifax, Vancouver Island, and Florida. She found her passion in the art of veterinary medicine and is excited to develop relationships with her clients back in Edmonton, the city she calls home. Dr. L looks forward to helping your furry family members be healthy and happy for many years to come!

Dr. Amy Kachurowski

Veterinarian

Veterinarian
Fear Free Certified

Dr. Kachurowski was born and raised in Edmonton but her love for travel sent her to New Zealand for her veterinary studies. Dr. K is currently undergoing her certification in the Human-Animal Bond and looks forward to working with individuals, families and the surrounding community to help build and strengthen the growing relationships we have with our furry friends. She has a special interest in senior and geriatric care, pain management and behaviour medicine. She is happy to be back in her hometown and is excited to join the team at Companion Veterinary Clinic.

Lindsey

Registered Veterinary Technologist

Registered Veterinary Technologist
Fear Free Certified

Lindsey graduated from the Animal Health Technology program at Lakeland College in Vermilion, AB in 2012. She has a special interest in dentistry and can’t wait to start helping your furry friends have some nice pearly whites! Lindsey enjoys painting and spending time outdoors with her dogs, Kokanee, Skye, her cat Dallas, and her four chickens. She is excited to be a part of the Companion Veterinary Clinic team.

Shelby

Registered Veterinary Technologist

Registered Veterinary Technologist
Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partner (KPA CTP)
Fear Free Certified Trainer and Professional
Low Stress Handling Certified

Shelby graduated from the NAIT Animal Health Technology program in 2017. She is also a Licensed Practical Nurse. Shelby shares her home with her husband, two dogs, three cats, a bunny, and a hedgehog. She enjoys music, whether it’s attending a concert or playing her guitar. She has a special interest in animal behaviour and teaches several of our classes.

Carmen

Registered Veterinary Technologist

Registered Veterinary Technologist
Fear Free Certified

Carmen graduated from the Animal Health Technology program in NAIT back in 2016. Prior to that, she had also completed the Veterinary Medical Assistant Program. Originally born in Calgary, she moved to Edmonton for school and now calls this city her home. She currently has a Shepherd Mix named Mackenzie and a senior black cat named Katja. Carmen looks forward to being a part of the team.

Hannah

Registered Veterinary Technologist

Registered Veterinary Technologist
Fear Free Certified

Hannah graduated from the Animal Health Technology Program at NAIT in 2019. Shortly after graduation she spent two weeks in South Africa working with cheetahs. She has a special love for the big cats of the world but also for all the furry animals that come in and out of our door. Hannah doesn’t have any furry friends to call her own right now, so every patient that comes in the door ends up being a part of her family. She is so happy to be a part of the Companion Team.

Samantha

Registered Veterinary Technologist

Registered Veterinary Technologist
Fear Free Certified

...bio coming soon!

Kyla

Practice Manager

Practice Manager
Fear Free Certified

Kyla graduated from the NAIT Veterinary Administrative Assistant program with honours in spring 2011 and is now involved with the NAIT program advisory committee. Originally from B.C., she moved to Edmonton to pursue her interest in animals and client relations. She shares her home with her husband, her son and daughter, two cats, and two dogs.

Carmen

Client Service Representative

Fear Free Certified

Carmen loves spending summer days taking long walks with her dogs, camping, and checking out Edmonton's festivals. She's also been a volunteer for Edmonton's wildlife rehabilitation program since 2015. Originally from the Yukon, Carmen is thrilled to meet you and your furry friends as part of the Companion team.

Amanda

Client Service Representative

Level 3 Fear Free Certified
Amanda graduated with distinction from the Olds College Veterinary Medical Receptionist program in 2014 and has been working in the field ever since. Animals have always been a part of her life and she currently spoils a dog named Gale, 4 cats named Ross, Steve, Moxie, and Sir Reginald (Reggie), plus a goldfish named Tracy (goldfish can live to be 20 years old!). In her free time she enjoys cross stitching nerdy patterns, reading, and learning something new.

Taylor

Client Service Representative

Fear Free Certified

Taylor graduated from the University of Alberta with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a minor in English. She is very happy to be a part of the Companion Veterinary Clinic team and looks forward to meeting you and your pets! In her free time, Taylor enjoys sketching and reading on the deck with the company of her cat, Mia.

Chelsea

Veterinary Medical Assistant

Veterinary Medical Assistant
Fear Free Certified

Chelsea received her Veterinary Medical Assistant certificate at NAIT in May 2020. Her passion has always been helping animals. She is currently enrolled in the Animal Health Technology program at NAIT to further her career in the animal field. She loves spending time with her cat, Bobby.

Shanna

Veterinary Medical Assistant

Veterinary Medical Assistant

....coming soon!

Companion Veterinary Clinic Is Your Source for Your Pet’s Healthcare Information