Pierrette is a purebred French Canadian, born and raised in Northern Ontario. She has resided in Mono Township since 1996 with her husband Chris and her son Justin and daughters Stephanie and Alexie. They share their country property with 6 cats and 6 horses – 1 Quarterhorse, 4 Arabs and a Shagya mare.
Pierrette previously bred and showed pedigreed Abyssinian and Siamese cats. One of her prize Siamese became best Siamese in Canada and another kitten became top Abyssinian kitten in the country. Her animal interests also brought her to photographic safaris to Kenya, Rwanda and Tanzania.
She enjoys reading, gardening, traveling, hiking, trail riding and occasional competitive endurance riding. Her love of animals made it a natural transition to work at vet clinics. Starting in Shelburne and currently at the Orangeville Animal Hospital and the Emergency Veterinary Clinic.