Dr. Kate Carlson received her doctorate in veterinary medicine from the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine in 2006. She has also received certification in veterinary spinal manipulative therapy from the Healing Oasis Wellness center in 2011, and certification in acupuncture through the Chi Institute of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine in 2012.

Dr. Kate has enjoyed working in the area since graduation in 2006. She is interested in the human-animal bond, internal medicine, soft tissue surgery, and wants to foster optimal quality of life in her patients.

She and her husband, Mike, live on their farm with two Great Pyrenees dogs, one Golden Retreiver, one black Labrador Retriever, three cats, and various sheep. She enjoys taking care of the farm and animals, gardening, art, movies, and travelling.