Lyrel joined the Heart Lake team in May of 2022 as the practice manager. She graduated from Western University in 2011 with a Bachelor’s degree in communications, as well as completing Sheridan’s veterinary receptionist program in 2019. After working in pet specific retail jobs, she realized how much she loved working with animals! At home Lyrel has 2 mixed breed dogs Alaska and Bruno, as well as her senior cat Snickers. In her spare time she enjoys playing with the dogs, baking, cooking and reading.