Dr. Laurie Metcalfe was born and raised in Madison, WI where she grew up there with her identical twin, Jen, and their Arabian horses. She completed her Animal Science degree from the University of WI- Madison and decided to pursue veterinary medicine only after moving to Lexington and working as an ICU and surgery technician at Rood & Riddle for 3 years. Dr. Metcalfe returned to Wisconsin to attend veterinary school and upon graduation in 2004, came back to Lexington to complete a one year hospital internship followed by a one year ambulatory internship at Rood & Riddle. She has remained an ambulatory veterinarian with the clinic ever since. Dr. Metcalfe specializes in neonatal medicine, enjoying foals as well as herd health and general medicine. She is married with two children- a boy, Samuel born in 2011 as well as a girl, Ella born in 2013, and enjoys spending time with them and their Great Dane.