Dr. Kelly completed her Bachelor’s degree in Animal Science from Washington State University, then went on to complete her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) from Washington State University in 2007. She completed an internship focusing on reproduction (theriogenology) at Oklahoma State University. She later completed a second internship at San Luis Rey Equine Hospital in Bonsall California in Medicine and surgery. She practiced in Northern California for a few more years before settling into the Auburn area and working for Dr. Larry Goss at Animal Medical Center Large Animal Services for 5 years before he retired and sold the practice to Dr. Kelly. She is excited to continue the excellent quality of care for the horses and clients in the Auburn area foothills.
Dr. Kelly enjoys horseback riding, and has shown in Pony club as a young adult. She rejoined Horsemasters (adult Pony Club- Gold Country Pony Club) after becoming a veterinarian. She has ridden most disciplines and respects them all, but has found her joy in 3-Day Eventing. She also enjoys crochet and ballroom dancing with her husband.
Dr. Kelly has had some incredible horses over her time as a horsewoman. Currently she is leasing horses until she finds that special one in the future. She has 2 cute cats, Amelia Earhart and Marie Curie at home.