Our Staff  

Presently, there are three full-time employees and two part-time employees to care for and assist with our patients.

The Brookville Veterinary Clinic has been serving the Nassagaweya community for over 118 years and "although the staff has changed, the caring service has not."

 
Veterinarians

 
Stephen Ball
Stephen was born in Toronto, Ontario. He attended University of Toronto and graduated with a Bachelors of Science degree in 1974.  He then acquired a Master Degree of Science from McGill University in Montreal. In 1982, he  graduated from the Ontario Veterinary College with a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine. Stephen worked at Brookville Veterinary Clinic his first year after graduation, practicing both large and small medicine . In 1983 he moved to Sault St Marie,  joining the team at Northland  Animal Hospital,  and staying there until he moved to Milton in 1986.  In 1991, Stephen purchased the small animal half of the Brookville Veterinary Clinic, and then in 1999 purchased the building that houses the Veterinary Clinic. He and his wife reside in Milton.


 
Jenn Woods
Born in Brampton, Ontario, Jenn’s family moved to Ballinafad, Ontario where she lived with her parents and one sister.

Jenn attended the University of Guelph and graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Animal Biology in 2004. She was then accepted into the Ontario Veterinary College in 2004. During her school years at the Ontario Veterinary College, Jenn did her internship training with Dr. Ball at Brookville Veterinary Clinic. Jenn spent six weeks in Grenada helping the local Veterinarians, while gaining extensive experience in feline and canine medicine. She graduated from the Ontario Veterinary College with a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2008. Jenn joined Brookville Veterinary Clinic in 2008 working with companion animals. In 2010, Jenn was awarded for her volunteer work as an instructor at the Ontario Veterinary College, which she is presently still involved with.

Jenn and her husband share a home in Guelph.


 
Tanya Baby
born and raised in Windsor, Ontario where she lived with her parents and younger brother.

She attended the University of Guelph and graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Animal Biology in 2007. She then went on to obtain a Master of Science degree for her research in sheep reproduction endocrinology. In 2011, she was accepted into the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine program at the University of Melbourne, Australia. She graduated in December of 2014, with a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine. After returning to Canada, she was employed at a 24 hour, Emergency Clinic in Brantford, Ontario. This experience gave her varied knowledge in emergency medicine. Tanya joined the team at Brookville Veterinary Clinic in 2016. She has a special interest in surgery and reproduction.

Tanya and her fiancé live in Guelph with their orange tabby cat named “Callie”.