Veterinarians

Dr. Phil Garriock

Phil has been a member of Blyth Veterinary Services for 29 years.

Phil grew up in Albion Township, a rural municipality northwest of Toronto. He graduated from Ontario Veterinary College in 1988. After completing one year of practice in Elmira, Phil moved to join Dr. Lavern Clark at Blyth Veterinary Services in 1989. He is a graduate of the Dairy Health Management Certificate Program and has been engaged in dairy, beef, equine, and small ruminant practice since graduation. Phil was a partner in the business for 26 years before passing it on to Lee. Since arriving in Blyth in 1989, Phil lives on a farm in West Wawanosh Township. His spare time is primarily spent working on the farm at home and accumulating old tractors. He is an amateur photographer and a member of the Goderich DPI photography club.

Dr. Lee Siertsema

Lee graduated from the Ontario Veterinary College in 2014 and started practicing in Blyth. He grew up on a farm two country blocks from the clinic. His parents milked cows until the early 90s, when they later switched to milking goats. Lee has almost completed the Dairy Health Management Certificate Program at OVC and is passionate about dairy work. He also enjoys working with horses, sheep, and goats. Lee lives in town and raises softbill finches and canaries for a hobby. He is the current owner of the business, as of May 2017.