Julie Walter

Dr Walter
Veterinary Specialist
Internal Medicine
Dr Walter

Dr. Julie Walter earned her DVM degree from the Ontario Veterinary College. Following that she completed a Small Animal Internship, as well as her Internal Medicine Residency at the Atlantic Veterinary College in Charlottetown, PEI. She then returned to Ontario and joined the Internal Medicine team at the 404 VERH. She has contributed to multiple textbooks and has a special interest in autoimmune disease, endocrine disorders, and gastrointestinal disease.

When not at the 404, Dr. Walter enjoys the outdoors, skiing, playing volleyball, and spending time with her chocolate lab Emmett and two cats, Sofie and Charlie.


  • BSc, University of Guelph, Guelph ON – (2007)
  • DVM, Ontario Veterinary College, Guelph ON – (2011)
  • MVSc, Atlantic Veterinary College, Charlottetown PE – (in progress)

Advanced Clinical Training

  • Small Animal Rotating Internship, Atlantic Veterinary College, Charlottetown PE – (2011-2012)
  • Small Animal Internal Medicine Residency, Atlantic Veterinary College, Charlottetown PE – (2012-2015)

Areas of Special Interest

  • Dr. Walter has a special interest in endocrinology, immune mediated disease, and endoscopy.


  • Textbook Chapter:  Abdominal Enlargement.  Textbook of Veterinary Internal Medicine 8th Ed.  In publication
  • Textbook Chapter:  Lethargy.  Veterinary Clinical Advisor:  Dogs and Cats 3rd Ed.  Dec. 2014
  • Textbook Chapter:  Melena.  Veterinary Clinical Advisor:  Dogs and Cats 3rd Ed.  Dec. 2014
  • H. Higginson-Cutler, G. Cramer, J.J. Walter, S.T. Millman, D.F. Kelton. Randomized clinical trial of tetracycline hydrochloride bandage and paste treatments for resolution of lesions and pain associated with digital dermatitis in dairy cattle. Journal of Dairy Science. 2013; 96:7550-7557.
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Internal Medicine

The Internal Medicine department at the VCA Canada 404 Veterinary Emergency and Referral Hospital is committed to providing comprehensive and compassionate care to you and your pet.

Internal Medicine specialists are trained and experienced in the diagnosis and management of complex disease processes. This includes immune-mediated diseases, endocrine disorders, infectious diseases, respiratory disease, kidney and urogenital disease, liver disease, gastrointestinal disease, bone marrow disorders, cancer, and age-related conditions. Our internists is adept at performing a wide array of endoscopic procedures including: rhinoscopy, bronchoscopy, gastrointestinal endoscopy and cystoscopy to evaluate specific areas and obtain samples. Internists also employ minimally invasive diagnostic procedures such as joint fluid collection, mass aspirates and biopsies, and bone marrow collection for additional information. Internists are able to analyze this diagnostic data in relation to the clinical picture and provide a targeted treatment plan for your pet.

Our Internal Medicine team utilizes our on-site ultrasound, digital radiography, CAT scan, endoscopy equipment, in-house laboratory equipment, as well as outside reference laboratories.

Consultations with our Internal Medicine team can be made by referral from your family veterinarian. We look forward to participating in your pet’s care.

For more information on the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, please click here.


Our Internal Medicine Team

404 Veterinary Emergency and Referral Hospital

510 Harry Walker Parkway South

Newmarket, ON L3Y 0B3

Main: 905-953-1933

Fax: 905-953-8845

Hospital Hours:

    Mon-Sun: Open 24 hours


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