January 17th
Specialty: Wildlife
Dr. Heather Reid is the head veterinarian at Toronto Wildlife Centre, clinical veterinarian at Toronto Zoo and president of Animal Experience International. Dr. Reid graduated from the Ontario Veterinary College at the University of Guelph. Her interest in wildlife conservation led her to TWC where she has been helping sick, injured and orphaned wild animals for 20 years. At TWC Dr. Reid oversees a busy wildlife hospital that admits more than 5,000 patients each year, representing over 240 species of native wildlife. She enjoys helping people travel and get hands-on experience through Animal Experience International, matching people who want to make a difference, with wildlife organizations around the world.