Meet Dr. Kate

Meet Dr. Kate Brakefield

Lakeville Family Pet Clinic provides the highest quality, compassionate veterinary care to ensure your pets enjoy a long, happy, and healthy life.

Dr. Kate

Dr. Kate Brakefield


Dr. Kate grew up on a dairy farm in Ottertail County, Minnesota. She graduated with a BS in Biology from Crown College in 2007 and went to the University of Minnesota and received her veterinary degree in 2012. Since graduation she has worked as a veterinarian in South Dakota, Michigan, and Minnesota. Kate and her husband have two sons, Colton and Liam. They also have two dogs, Dewey, a Jack Russel Terrier and Desi, a cattle dog mix. They reside in Lakeville. Kate enjoys spending time with family and friends. She also loves to cook, bake, and run in her spare time.