Dr. Emily Thometz was born and raised in Minnesota, where she became actively involved with 4-H, FFA, and showing horses. Her love of the West drew her to Colorado State University, where she earned a Bachelors’ Degrees in Animal Science and Agricultural Business in 2012. In the Spring of 2011 she completed a six-month internship in Kentucky at Hagyard Equine Medical Center, where she focused on neonatal intensive care. She moved back to Minnesota to attend the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine, earning her DVM in 2016. Dr. Thometz completed an internship at Arizona Equine where she worked closely with a boarded specialist before moving to Texas in 2017. She has an off the track thoroughbred horse. In her free time, she loves riding, running and skiing. Her veterinary interests include sports medicine and surgery.