About Us

Our Team

Dr. Charoul Lekx

Dr. Charoul LekxDr. Charoul Lekx graduated from the Ontario Veterinary College in 1994 and soon discovered that her passion was alternative medicine, primarily Chinese medicine and acupuncture.  

Since completing the IVAS certification course in acupuncture in 2002, she has been able to provide patients with a unique approach to veterinary care, combining both conventional and holistic treatment options.  

And more recently, Dr. Lekx graduated from the Canine Rehabilitation Therapist (CCRT) certification program in 2013. Rehabilitation is provided in conjunction with a home exercise program, laser therapy, and acupuncture.    

Currently Dr. Lekx resides in Nanoose Bay, BC with her husband and an assortment of "furry four legged" friends.

Drea Munson

Drea MunsonDrea Munson is Seaside’s Office Manager, Vet Assistant and Receptionist and brings over 13 years of experience to the practice. Formerly a prairie girl, Calgary to be exact, Drea has been happy to call the Island her home since September 2011. Currently residing in Coombs with her 3 Golden Retrievers and 1 cat. When Drea’s not at work, you can find her walking in the forests close to her home, completing macramé projects and baking (cupcakes anyone?!).

Drea is currently a Reiki level II practitioner, and hopes to be of service soon, to all the patients of Seaside Vet Care.


It came to me that every time I lose a dog they take a piece of my heart with them, and every new dog who comes into my life gifts me with a piece of their heart.  If I live long enough, all the components of my heart will be dog, and I will become as generous and loving as they are. 
- Anonymous -  
"Dogs Naturally Magazine"