Dr. Michelle Utting opened the Bridlewood Animal Hospital in 1995.
Dr. Utting was born in Ottawa but grew up in Halifax, Nova Scotia. There she obtained her Bachelor of Science in biology and mathematics from Dalhousie University. She then attended the University of Guelph graduating with honors in agriculture and in 1987, graduated from the Ontario Veterinary College with a doctor of veterinary medicine.
Dr. Utting then moved to Ottawa and practiced emergency medicine before opening the Bridlewood Animal Hospital.