Dr. Bjornsen is one of those rare Denver natives and currently resides in Parker. He went to undergraduate and veterinary school at CSU. He owned and operated a private practice in the metro area for over 30 years. His clinical interests are in surgery and advanced diagnostics. Dr. Bjornsen is a past member of the Veterinary Orthopedic Society, American Veterinary Dental Society and is stem cell certified for orthopedics. He has been married to his wife Holly since college. They have two children and four grandchildren. Two dogs are at home, Mortimer a Cockapoo and Bronte a Wheaton Terrier, down from a high of 23 animals (cats, horses, rabbits, ducks, geese, and others). His hobbies include enjoying the mountains by hiking, ATV or 4--‐wheeling, biking, woodworking and he is an enthusiast photographer.