Steve was raised in Wilmington, Delaware. After a tour of duty in the US Army as a Green Beret Medic, he moved to Salt Lake City, Utah, where he graduated with a BS in Biology from the University of Utah. He received his Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from Colorado State University. While attending veterinary medical school, Steve met his wife to be Renee Leton. After graduation the two of them moved to southern California where they interned at West Los Angeles Veterinary Medical Group. Afterwards they worked for six years at an emergency hospital. In 1992, Steve and Renee purchased El Camino Veterinary Hospital and moved to Atascadero. Here they have raised their three children. In addition to working in private practice, Steve has been the veterinarian for the Charles Paddock Zoo for the past eighteen years. Dr. Robinson enjoys swimming, cycling, running and supporting his family in their various athletic pursuits.