Dr. George Dyck has owned an equine ambulatory practice in the Los Angeles area for about 25 years. He hosts preceptor students in his office and enjoys the exchange of knowledge. After relocating to California in 1978, Dr. Dyck established several companion animal practices in southern California and sold them to his associates. He is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, American Association of Equine Practitioners, and the California Veterinary Medical Association. Dr. Dyck was President of the Southern California Veterinary Medical Association in 1983. He received his bachelor’s degree in 1969, his master’s degree in 1972, and his DVM degree in 1976 from Colorado State University. Dr. Dyck has been a Western Veterinary Conference member and scientific program moderator for many years. He was elected to the board of directors in 2009 and serves as Chair of the Audit Committee. He is an examiner in the equine and bovine sections for WVC’s administration of the AVMA Education Commission for Foreign Veterinary Graduate Clinical Proficiency Examination.