Chris Clark

    Dr. Chris Clark

    Large animal medicine, associate professor

    • Phone Number  Large Animal Clinic 306-966-7178


    Dr. Clark is one of four clinicians responsible for the supervision of the Large Animal Medicine service provided by the WCVM Veterinary Teaching Hospital. They deal with a wide variety of first opinion and referral cases of all large animals including; cattle, horses, sheep, goats, alpacas, and farmed game. Final year students spend two week rotations working in the Large Animal Medicine Service supervised by the clinicians. In addition to clinical work, Dr. Clark also teaches large animal and general medicine. 

    Research Interests

    Dr. Clark's research interests are cattle lameness and the control and prevention of infectious disease. He has a particular interest in clinical pharmacology and is involved in the Canadian gFARAD initiative (Global Food Animal Residues Avoidance Databank). Visit the gFARAD website at  


    • Klein KA, Clark C, Allen AL, 2002. "Hypoglycemia in sick and moribund farmed elk calves." Canadian Veterinary Journal, 43(10): 778-781. 
    • Clark CR, Radostits OM, Petrie L, Allen A, 2001. "Toxic effects following the ingestion of a large volume of canola (Brassica napus) oil by dairy cattle." Canadian Veterinary Journal, 42; 721-723.

    Academic Credentials

    • BA (Hons), Cambridge University, UK 
    • VetMb, Cambridge University, UK 
    • MVetSc, University of Saskatchewan 
    • Residency in Large Animal Internal Medicine, University of Saskatchewan