Dr. Kathleen Timmins began her relationship with horses at a young age competing in hunter and jumper classes in Ohio. She is a 1993 graduate of the Ohio State University School of Veterinary Medicine and completed an internship in equine medicine and surgery at the Illinois Equine Hospital near Chicago. Dr. Timmins began practicing equine veterinary medicine in Aiken, South Carolina, where she met her husband, John, who competes in polo professionally.
Dr. Timmins joined Palm Beach Equine Clinic in 1996. She is a member of the United States Polo Association (USPA) Equine Welfare Committee and the Drugs and Medication Sub-Committee which authored the USPA Drugs and Medications Rules Book. Dr. Timmins is an Official FEI Veterinary Delegate for jumping and dressage, and she treats patients from all disciplines of riding.
Dr. Timmins enjoys cooking and cheering on her daughter, Schuyler, as she follows in her footsteps competing in the jumper ring.