Dr. Howarth is a 1971 graduate of the Ontario Veterinary College at the University of Guelph. He came to work for Dr. William Brack upon graduation, intending to stay one year he never left. He became a partner in the business with Dr. Brack in 1971 and then with Dr. Glen Jackson in 1980 when Dr. Brack sold his part of the partnership. They eventually sold the practice to the current owner, Dr. Darlene House. Dr. Howarth’s special interests include soft tissue surgery, laser surgery, orthopedics and dentistry. Dr. Howarth has reduced his work hours to two days per week allowing him more time with family, their dog “Sydney” and to enjoy sailing, skiing and woodworking.