About Us

Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team!

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Burford Veterinary Hospital! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets!

We’re pleased to provide a wide variety of veterinary services for animals in Burford and surrounding areas.

Please call us at 519-449-1999 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!

Dr. Paul Arora, DVM


Dr. Arora graduated from Veterinary School in 1996. He has been actively involved in the Veterinary Industry for almost 24 years in different work environments.  He has practiced at a 24 hour small animal emergency clinic and many other small animal practices in Ontario before he joined the team of Colborne Veterinary Clinic in 2010. Dr. Arora enjoys working with small animals. He loves to discuss preventative medicine and utilize putting the most up-to-date services available to companion animal clients and patients. In his spare time, he loves to attend online continuous education, search new information and articles for latest advancements in Veterinary Profession. Dr. Arora acknowledges the importance of a team effort and an educated staff towards in delivering high quality veterinary care in a compassionate and caring manner. His areas of special interest are small animal pain management, medicine and surgery. He has been happily married to his loving wife Suman since 1999. He has two sons Ritvik and Vaibhav, aged 18 and 15, respectively, and a 9 year old black Labrador, " Leo". He enjoys spending time with his family, driving, swimming, watching television and exercising in his home gym.

Dr. Carol Richards, DVM


Dr. Richards graduated from the Ontario Veterinary College in 1994. She has practiced in the Brantford area for the last 24 years in small animal medicine and surgery. She has an interest in avian and exotic medicine and surgery. Dr. Richards lives on a 10 acre hobby farm in the Paris area where she lives with her son Trevor, a yellow lab Luke, Siamese cat Henry, and Ethel the African grey parrot. When not doing the job she loves Dr. Richards enjoys traveling and pursuing her favourite hobby of SCUBA diving.


Clinic Mascot and Unofficial Greeter

Angus joined our team for the 2018 Fall Fair in Burford where we asked the community to help name our new family member. Since then Angus has warmed the hearts of many, helped comfort those in distress, and been a constant source of entertainment for clients, patients, and staff alike. Angus looks forward to greeting you at your next appointment.