Karena D. Skelton

Presenter details:

  • BSc Honours from the University of Saskatchewan,
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the Western College of Veterinary Medicine.
  • Presently working in general private practice as a small animal veterinarian.
  • Volunteer for the Canadian Animal Assistance Team, Island Wildlife Natural Care Centre and WildArc.
  • Judge for the Canadian Competitive Trail Riding Association.

I will be providing a brochure written by the Veterinary Information Network entitled ” So you want to be a veterinarian?”.  This should  provide the students with many relevant internet links.



  • Roles of veterinarians.
  • Why be a veterinarian?
  • Why not be a veterinarian?
  • Veterinary colleges and admission process.

Canadian Veterinary College Websites: