Kayla Dykstra


Primary Clinic: Salinas

Kayla was born and raised in Calgary Alberta where sshe grew up riding both English and Western and spent time in multiple disciplines. During her summers she spent her time working on a horse and cattle ranch leading and organizing a summer riding camp along with general ranch and herd management.


Basketball brought Kayla to the University of Victoria for her undergraduate degree where she completed a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology with a minor in neuro-psychology. She returned home to Calgary to complete her degree in veterinary medicine. Her professional interests include equine sports medicine and rehabilitation as well as surgery.


Currently she enjoys spending time with her 27 year old gelding and mini pony.



  • 2015 University of Calgary – Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine


  • 2011 University of Victoria – Bachelor of Science

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