Meet Our Team

At Regent Avenue Veterinary Clinic, Winnipeg, we provide dependable pet care services for both cats and dogs. Our team is committed to providing your pet with quality medical care. Our friendly and helpful staff always has your pet’s interests at heart, and work towards offering a comfortable and convenient service to you.

Dr David Scammell

Dr. David Scammell,


Dr. Scammell started working at the Winnipeg Animal Emergency Hospital as a student for two years before graduating from the Ontario Veterinary College at the University of Guelph in 1987. Upon his graduation, he began working at the Winnipeg Animal Emergency Hospital, with a five-year tenure at McPhillips Animal Hospital. This is his 32nd anniversary of employment with the Winnipeg Animal Emergency Hospital!


One of his passions is orthopedic surgery. He is constantly striving to hone his skills through hands-on-courses and the application of new techniques.


Dr. Scammell has served as past president of the Manitoba Veterinary Medical Association and for 3 years as a council member of the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association. Currently, he sits as a member of the National Examining Board of Canada which is responsible for the administration, in Canada, of a 3-part veterinary licensing process. Completion of the exam is a requirement to be eligible to apply for licensure from any provincial licensing body. He also serves on the Council on Education of the American Veterinary Medical Association, a group responsible for the accreditation of colleges of veterinary medicine in North America and abroad.


Having always had a soft spot for cats, he encourages his staff in their kitten fostering and adoption endeavours and is the main reason all of his clinics have feline support staff. In his spare time, he enjoys catch-and-release fishing, going back home to Newfoundland, spending time with his children and his cats; Spud and Squid.

Lori Piett

Lori Piett

Veterinary Assistant

I have been living in Winnipeg for 15 years, and working at Regent Avenue Veterinary Clinic for 13 years. I have always had a love for animals and had pets from a young age. Currently, I have 3 pets, Troy a 12-year old Korat, Rhea a 10-year old Torti, and Sika a 13-year old Collie cross.



Registered Veterinary Technologist (RVT)

Lindsey graduated from Red River College in 1995. She began working after graduation and joined the Rivers Animal Hospital team in 2001. To upgrade her skills and knowledge as an RVT, Lindsey has travelled to several local, national, and international continuing education seminars.

When not at work, Lindsey enjoys travelling and spending time at the cottage with her husband. They have three dogs - Streaker, Jax, and Muggs. They also have five cats - Lily, Olive, Whitney, Jett, and Wren. All of their cats were orphaned kittens in need of medical care and a loving home.



Contact Us


7-1600 Regent Ave W

Winnipeg, MB R2C 3B5


Monday 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Tuesday 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Wednesday 08:00 AM - 06:30 PM

Thursday 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Friday 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM


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