Stephanie Walbornn, DVM, DACT was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and moved to South Florida when she was six years old. She grew up riding in both hunter and jumper disciplines. She attended the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine and obtained her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2014. After graduation, Dr. Walbornn completed an internship at the Equine Medical Center of Ocala in Florida. She went on to complete a residency in Equine Reproduction at Texas A&M University and became a diplomate of the American College of Theriogenologists in 2017. Dr. Walbornn enjoys all facets of equine reproduction and is excited to be joining the distinguished team of veterinarians at Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital. “I'm eager to build upon Rood and Riddle’s tradition of excellence. I hope to contribute to Rood and Riddle’s promise of providing expertise for our patients in South Florida in a caring, professional, and ethical manner,” said Dr. Walbornn. Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital in Wellington will be providing a variety of advanced reproductive services, not limited to, embryo flushing, oocyte aspiration, mare and stallion breeding soundness evaluations, semen cooling and freezing, etc.