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Dr. Sandy Jamieson

Education
  • 1971: Graduate Ontario Veterinary College
  • 1971-present: approximately 50 hours per year of continuing education
  • 1973 ASIF: 5-day orthopedic course
Employment
  • 1971-1993: owner/designated veterinarian Richmond Animal Hospital
  • (1980 achieved and, until sale, maintained AAHA status at RAH)
  • 1975-1985: owner Richmond Animal Training Centre
  • 1980-1985: regular locum for Animal Emergency Clinic of Vancouver
  • 1980-1990: head veterinarian Stanley Park Zoo
  • 1990-1992: commercial actor ( Lotto BC , State Farm Insurance )
  • 1991-2007: owner/designated veterinarian The Cat Hospital, West Vancouver, BC
  • 2003-2008 – Owner/Designated Veterinarian at Cottage Cat Clinic
  • 2007-2008: designated veterinarian The Cat Hospital ,West Vancouver ,BC
  • 2008-2015: various Locum tenens in the province of British Columbia
  • 2015- present: Owner/Designated Veterinarian The Cat Hospital of Kamloops, BC
Awards
  • Small animal surgery award at graduation
  • Continuing education awards BCVMA
  • 10-year appreciation award BCVMA
Positions held
  • President: Vancouver Academy of Veterinary Medicine 1975(plus vp and secretary)
  • President: British Columbia Veterinary Medical Association 1988 ( plus years as council member )
  • Board member: American Association of Feline Practitioners 1986-1992
  • Charter Fellow: Academy of Feline Medicine – 1988
  • Director: Academy of Feline Medicine – 1999-2001
  • Charter Fellow: International Association of Cat Doctors: 2008
  • President: International Association of Cat Doctors: 2009-2012
  • Member: American Academy of Veterinary Nutrition: 1980 – present
Papers presented
  • Inhalation Therapy in feline respiratory disease
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease in Cats
  • Electrocardiography in feline medicine
Media Relations
  • Numerous interviews on both radio and TV
  • Regular guest on BCTV Noon News 1988-1991
  • Regular guest on Fanny Keiffer Show, Shaw TV
Consulting Positions
  • Veterinary Consultant – Walt Disney Productions 1982-1990
  • Veterinary Consultant – Response Biomedical 1996-1998
Community Relations
  • Student learning programs 1971-2007
  • President Ambleside Merchants Association 1991-1992
  • Cub leader 1985-1990
  • Coach Soccer, Football 1985-1987
  • Young Indian Princess 1985-1987
  • Volunteer firefighter, South Green Lake VFD 2004- present
Personal Highlights
  • Hawaiian Ironman finisher 1985
  • Sun Run 10km 1987 35:23 ( PB )
  • Penticton Ironman finisher 1995, 2005 ( with son )
  • Ambleside Masters Mile Road race 1994 4:53 ( PB )
  • Run across Wales in a day (83km) 2002
  • Boston Marathon ( with eldest daughter) finisher 2003
  • World Triathlon Championships 2008 : Canadian team member
  • Canadian Triathlon Championships 2008 ( 3rd in age group)
  • Canadian Masters Swimming Championships 2012 (3 1st places including Provincial Record in 50 m Free)
  • BC Provincial swimming Championships 2014 ( 5 first place finishes)
  • Big Sur marathon (With Son) 2015
  • Four adult children : Melony, Andrea, Aaron, Ali
  • Six grandchildren : Jamieson, William, James, Henry, Benjamin, Thomas

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