Western Kentucky University

Faculty and Staff - Petra Collyer

Dr. Petra Collyer, DVM, Ph.D

Dr. Petra Collyer, DVM, Ph.D

Visiting Assistant Professor of Animal Science

Office:  EST 231
Phone:  270-745-5957
Email:  petra.collyer@wku.edu
Website:  http://wku.edu/agriculture


ANSC 475/ 475 G Equine Physiology and Welfare

ANSC 475 Equine Science

ANSC 140 Introduction to Animal Science

ANSC 344 Physiology and Anatomy of Domestic Animals 


Dr. Collyer earned her DVM from the Free University of Berlin, Germany (1999), and her PhD in Veterinary Medicine from the University of Berne, Switzerland (2003). She worked in private veterinary practice in Scotland, Switzerland and France for several years, before coming to the US for a residency in equine internal medicine. As an equine physiologist, her interests are equine health, behavior and welfare.


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