Dr. Anita


Education: Western College of Veterinary Medicine 2003

Home Town: Surrey

Pets: Ava the rottweiler

Dr. Anita Selander graduated from the Western College of Veterinary Medicine in 2003. After growing up in Surrey, B.C. and graduating high school she moved to Victoria where she completed her first degree a BSc in biology with distinction. Dr. Selander has always had a passion for science and the pursuit of knowledge. After graduating with her second degree, in Veterinary Medicine, Dr. Selander returned from Saskatchewan and spent several years working as a Veterinarian in the lower mainland and recently found a home here at Fraser Valley Animal Hospital.

Dr. Selander has a special interest in soft tissue surgery, orthopedics, rehabilitation medicine as well as ultrasound and advanced imaging. She is also a registered member of the Society for Theriogenology and is now offering breeding services.

When she isn’t pondering the ailments of her patients. Dr. Selander occupies her time as chauffeur to her nine-year-old son Lukas on his way to Hockey here in Abbotsford or lacrosse. Together they also enjoy fishing at Mill Lake.

Dr. Selander is an avid trail runner, yoga enthusiast, and calls to her motorcycle on warm summer days as a stress reliever touring the quiet back roads of the Fraser Valley. Dr. Selander’s best friend and confidant is her 1 ½ year old Rottweiler Ava. Her puppy antics and goofy disposition she keeps a smile on Anita’s face constantly.