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Specialty: Surgery - Orthopedic

Kathy Linn
James Fingeroth
Greg Harasen
Doug MacCoy
Avery Bennett
Felix Duerr
David Hummel
Abigail Lockwood
Michael McFadden
Jeremiah Moorer
Guillaume Ragetly
Matthew Rooney
Matt Sherwood
Aaron Wehrenberg
Tina Wolfe

Associate Editors:
James Ballow
Daniel Cardosa
Neil Embleton
Richard Freedman
Gary Old
Richard Wall

Greg Harasen


  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM), University Saskatchewan Western College of Vet. Med., 1983

Current Professional Activities

  • 2014 Saskatchewan Veterinary Medical Association Veterinarian of the Year, Assistant Editor Canadian Veterinary Journal
  • Semi-retired orthopedic surgeon
Past Professional Activities
  • President of the Saskatchewan Veterinary Medical Association (1999-2000)
  • National Chairman of the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association's Animal Health Week (1988 - 1989)
  • Canadian Veterinary Medical Association's Small Animal Practitioner Award (2002)
Marital Status
  • Partner in practice, business, and life with Karen (WCVM '84)
  • 2 daughters: Shannon and Lisa
  • Golf
  • Water-skiing at the family cottage
  • coaching minor football
  • The Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League
  • Curling (diagrams and explanation can be provided for our non-Canadian friends!)
  • Wintering in the west Phoenix Valley
Favorite Quote
  • I can win an argument on any topic, against any opponent. People know this, and steer clear of me at parties. Often, as a sign of their great respect, they don't even invite me.
    ----Dave Barry
What I like Most About VIN
  • Individually, none of us are that bright, but together we can solve just about any problem!
Greg Harasen

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