Western College of Veterinary Medicine


  • PhD Candidate
  • Supervisor: Dr. Yolande Seddon, Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences
  • Home Community: Prague, Czech Republic

Karolína completed her undergraduate degree in Animal Protection and Welfare in the Czech Republic and moved to Sweden to pursue a MSc degree in Animal Science. She has spent many summer breaks volunteering at animal sanctuaries and farms around the world. After studying in Canada as an exchange student, Karolína decided to continue her academic endeavours in Saskatchewan.

Her research at the University of Saskatchewan focuses on all aspects of play behaviour in pigs of all ages.

Academic Credentials

  • MSc, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences Uppsala, Sweden 2020
  • BSc, University of Veterinary and Pharmaceutical Sciences Brno, Czech Republic 2017

Research Area(s)

Swine behaviour and welfare.