Kate Southorn BVSc CertAVP(Equine Dentistry) MRCVS Advanced Practitioner in Equine Dentistry

Equine Veterinary Surgeon

Kate Southorn graduated in 2001 from the University of Liverpool with commendation and a Distinction in Equine studies.

After graduation, Kate joined the team at Springwood Veterinary Centre then joined the equine team at Markeaton in 2002. Kate subsequently spent 4 years in equine practice in Lancashire with a bias to stud work/AI and dental care and the re-joined the equine team at Scarsdale Vets in October 2008.

Kate is an Inspector of Riding Establishments and has recently completed her Certificate in Equine Dentistry and recognised by the RCVS as an Advanced Practitioner in Equine Dentistry.

Kate enjoys many aspects of equine practice, but has particular interest in performance and advanced dentistry, surgery, reproduction and artificial insemination and wound management. She also enjoys internal medicine and dermatological cases.

Kate has a small holding which she shares with her husband, 2 sons, rescue dogs Kawa and Tiggy, ponies Sirius and Buster, chickens and a family of peacocks. When not mending fences and lugging bales about, Kate is most happy competing at local shows and having days out with her family. When time allows, she enjoys painting and sewing.

Kate Southorn