About Us


Watrous Animal Hospital

707 4th Ave. E.
P.O. Box 1380
Watrous, Saskatchewan
S0K 4T0 Canada
Fax: 306.946.3605
Phone: 306.946.3657
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Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday
8am - 5pm

Meet Our Team

Holly Couture, RVT / Practice Manager

Holly was raised on a mixed farm outside of Kyle, Sask. She graduated from the SIAST Veterinary Technology program in 2009. She has been working with Watrous Animal Hospital since December 2010. Holly, her husband Michael, and their son Greyson, live on acreage outside of Young with their dogs, horses and cats. Her hobbies include anything horses, spending time with friends and family, and camping.

Leah Lipp, RVT

Leah grew up on a grain and cattle farm outside of Dilke, SK. The cattle, dogs and cats were always her favourite part about the farm. While always helping out with the livestock and taming the barn cats, she knew then that she wanted to work with and help animals. She graduated from SaskPolytechnic Veterinary Technology Program in June of 2017. After graduation Leah moved to Watrous and started working at the animal hospital. On her spare time Leah likes to hangout with her dogs (Bo, Mac and Dixie) and her cat (Elly May), bake, play baseball, participate with any outdoor activity, and help with anything on the family farm.

Tami-Lynn Lehr, AHT

Tami-Lynn grew up on a mixed farm outside of Drake, SK. Growing up on the farm helped develop her love of animals both large and small. From working with the cattle, riding horses and spending time with the farm dogs and cats she knew she wanted to pursue a career working with animals. She attended Olds College in Olds, AB and received her Veterinary Medical Receptionist certificate in 2010 and her Animal Health Technology diploma in 2012. She has been working at Watrous Animal Hospital since she graduated and she really enjoys working in a rural mixed animal practice and having the variety of animals from the small pets to the large animals. She also enjoys working with the great team we have at Watrous Animal Hospital. Tami-Lynn and her husband Steven have two children Tristan and Talia, they also have a few fur babies; their dogs Lady and Katy, their house cats Felicia and Bulma, and their new addition, two guinea pigs Peaches and Softy. The family lives on the farm and run a mixed operation with a variety of animals including; beef cattle, horses, sheep, pigs, chickens, and barn cats. In her spare time, Tami-Lynn enjoys spending time with family, working and spending time with all the animals on the farm, riding horses, gardening, taking Tristan to hockey, reading and playing piano.

Taralyn Korolchuk, AHT

Taralyn grew up on a grain farm north of Quill Lake, SK. At a young age she knew she wanted to work with animals when she grew up. She attended Lakeland College in Vermilion, AB, where she received her Animal Health Technology Diploma in the spring of 2016. She started working at Watrous Animal Hospital soon after. In her downtime she loves to bake, go quadding, fishing and help out on the family farm, especially harvest. Her fur babies are her German Shepherd Tess and her cats Boo and Patches.

Tamaira Backlun, Reception

Tamaira joins us from a small farming community in Southeast Saskatchewan. She now resides in Watrous, SK with her boyfriend, Rylan, fur-children, Colt (Border Collie) and Gracie Lou (Welsh Corgi) Tamaira developed an immense love & fascination for animals, both large and small at a very young age. When not at the clinic, you'll find Tamaira aiding on the farm/ranch, spending time with family/friends or playing with her pups.








Danika Symak, Reception

Danika Symak grew up on a farm west of Saskatoon. She has always been very passionate about animals. She attended Lakeland College where she received her certificate for Veterinary Medical Assistant. In the summer, Danika is on the road most weekends at rodeos. She owns 3 horses but her rodeo horse "Summerberry" always comes first. She also has her small dog Magnum that stays close by her side. When she is not at rodeos, she can be found helping her boyfriend Tyler on the farm, going to the lake or riding horses. She really enjoys the atmosphere at Watrous Animal Hospital and her favorite part of the job is meeting the clients and their animals.