Kristen Edwards, DVM
Kristen received her undergraduate degree in Zoology from The University of Guelph and earned her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from The Ontario Veterinary College in 2014. Upon graduation she joined the Perry Veterinary Clinic in Perry, New York; a large predominately dairy practice with 26 veterinarians on their team. Wanting to be closer to family, Kristen returned to Ontario to practice dairy production medicine and joined Tavistock in 2016.
Her journey to becoming a bovine veterinarian included working as a herd manager for dairies in Ontario and Ireland as well as attending the Cornell Summer Dairy Institute in 2013. Dr. Edwards is a member of the American Association of Bovine Practitioners, the Ontario Association of Bovine Practitioners, and the Dairy Cattle Reproduction Council. Her professional interests include dairy nutrition, calf health, reproduction, and dairy economics.
In her spare time, Kristen enjoys snowboarding, hiking, and going on canoe trips with her husband, Sean.