Professional Team Members

Dr Umar Farooq



Dr. Farooq earned his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 1999. He continued his educational journey and completed Honors degree of Master of Science in Surgery in 2002 with high distinctions. In 2009, Dr. Farooq enrolled in continued skilled training enhancement program via the Ontario Veterinary College, while practicing as a Veterinarian in Ontario since that time. Much like his father who was in the profession of Veterinary medicine, Dr. Farooq has traveled throughout Canada, continuing to expand his experience in small animal practice, mixed animal practice, emergency medicine, and 24-hour (crisis) practice experience.

Dr. Farooq has practiced as far east as St. John’s Newfoundland, as well as several areas of both Northern and South Eastern Ontario. Associate Veterinarian Services at Banfield Pet Hospital Fredericksburg Virginia USA. Ongoing education and continued specialized skill development remain a commitment of Dr. Farooq who remains a member of the Quinte District Veterinary Association (QDVA) in order to pursue courses in Continuing Education. He remains a professional member in good standing of both the American and Canadian Veterinary Medical Associations, having