Dr. Kobluk attended the Western College of Veterinary Medicine in Saskachewan, Canada where he graduated in 1978. He then went on to do a completion of his residency, he moved to the twin cities area and signed on as a faculty from 1986 to 1995. While there he received his board certification in both large and small animal surgery.
In 1995 he and his family moved to California where, until 2001, he was a part of the Administration at Cal Poly – Pomona. He worked as a full professor as well as helping to develop the veterinary school there where he also worked for a few years as a full professor.
In 2001, Dr. Kobluk elected to leave the practice at All Care Animal Referral Center, the nation’s largest privately owned referral practice, where he worked until his family moved back to Minnesota in 2003. Since moving back to Minnesota he has continued to build upon his professional interests and knowledge. He became TPLO certifed in 2003, joined the Affiliated Emergency Veterinary Service in 2004, and has had 2 articles published in JAVMA (one article on hip dysplasia, and one on femoral neck fractures) with 3 more articles pending publication.