Dr. Karen Nyrop, 

Dr. Karen Nyrop is an equine veterinarian that has been associated with Burwash Equine Services, Ltd since 2001. While she is currently retired from general practice, she is still involved with officiating Dressage, Eventing, and Jumper competitions at venues such as Spruce Meadows and several others across North America.  Her practice interests included English Performance horse care with a focus on lameness, pre-purchase exams, and exercise physiology. She graduated from the University Of Minnesota College Of Veterinary Medicine in 1981. Following that, she completed a surgery residency and Master’s degree at Kansas State University. Dr. Nyrop practiced in Scottsdale, Arizona prior to moving to Calgary. In addition to practice, Dr. Nyrop holds FEI Veterinary Official and Treating Veterinary licenses.  Dr. Nyrop also enjoys competing in Eventing, Jumpers, and Dressage.