Dr. Bronwyn Atkinson grew up in the beautiful city of Cape Town, South Africa. Here she spent her childhood showing American Saddlebred Horses and trail riding whenever possible. Bronwyn completed her degrees in genetics, biochemistry and psychology at the University of Cape Town before deciding to move to Calgary. After moving to Calgary, she worked as a research technician at the University of Calgary before finally deciding to pursue a career in Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Atkinson graduated from the University of Calgary Veterinary School in 2016 – she is passionate about all species of animals (except Spiders!) and loves being a part of the Barrett Veterinary Team. In her spare time, Bronwyn can be found with her family, training horses for a variety of disciplines or riding in the mountains.