Tracy Turner, DVM, MS, Dipl.ACVS, Dipl.ACVSMR
Tracy Turner has lived in Minnesota since 1991. He served on the faculty of the Universities of Illinois, Florida and Minnesota. Presently, he owns his own practice dedicated to Equine Sports Medicine and Surgery.
Turner has been a member of the Minnesota Horse Council since 2002. He has served on the Grants and Scholarship committees and is co-Chair of Legislative and Chair of the Horse Welfare committees. He has served 6 terms as President of the MHC. In addition, he is an active member of the AVMA, AAEP, and the American Horse Council. Turner has served as chairman of the AAEP’s Farrier Liaison Committee, served on the AAEP Foundation Advisory Council, the AAEP Educational Programs Committee and he is on the AAEP Board of Directors. He is a past president of the Minnesota Association of Equine Practitioners and a member of the Minnesota Veterinary Medical Association. He is currently president of the American Academy of Thermology. He has consulted for United States Equestrian Federation, The USDA Horse Protection and Federation Equestriene Internationale (FEI). He is married to veterinarian Julia Wilson and has two sons.