Hospital History

Cassells Animal Hospital has served the veterinary needs of dogs and cats in North Bay for over 40 years. Dr. Trevor Bachelder originally founded the practice in March 1975. It was then moved to its current location in 1991. Dr. Paul Campbell joined the practice in 1984 to help meet the growing needs of an increasing clientele base. Dr. Stephanie Marquette started at Cassells Animal hospital in 2003 and became a partner in 2006. Dr. Bachelder retired in 2009 leaving shared ownership to Dr. Marquette and Dr. Campbell. Dr. Campbell retired in 2015, leaving Dr. Marquette as the sole owner. Dr. Melanie Eckensviller joined the veterinary team in 2015 and then Dr. Janyk Laferriere in 2016. Cassells Animal Hospital will continue to have a strong presence in the city of North Bay and will remain as one of the top veterinary hospitals. It is a place where owners and their pets receive great customer service and high quality veterinary care.

What We Care About

Cassells Animal Hospital is about providing owners and their pets with a friendly and loving approach to medicine. Although we have the ability to reach for the stars, we excel at taking a gentle more step-wise approach, when situations permit. This method provides clients with the time to process what can sometimes be a very stressful or impossible situation. This approach also enables owners to make more confident and educated decisions for their companion resulting in more pets receiving the care they ultimately need.