Long Beach High School- Long Beach, Long Island NY Class of 1995
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Wisconsin Class of 1999, Bachelor of Science Major: Bacteriology
St George’s University School of Veterinary Medicine- Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, St. George’s Grenada, West Indies Class of 2008 Clinical Year: University of Minnesota- Twin Cities, MN
Number of Family Animal Companions: 4
Names and Breeds
Grayson- lab mix
Harvey- Domestic shorthair
Slade- domestic shorthair
Drake- Pitbull/Rottie mix
Hobbies I Enjoy
Cooking/wine, travel, yoga, watching college/professional football and hockey, gardening (although I’m not very good at it...yet ;)
Special things I have done with animal
I did my externship at the Minnesota Zoo where I got to go behind the scenes during feeding for the Siberian tigers, helped on a dental on one of the tigers as well.
I zoo rotations in my clinical year and helped assist the female orangutan with pregnancy issues as well as the female giraffe.
Survived a Class 5 hurricane on the island of Grenada and relocated to North Carolina State University for a term while rebuilding in Grenada took place and tagged dolphins for research purposes.
“I love to be a part of Otterkill Animal Hospital healthcare team because” Everyone here genuinely cares for animals and people that love them!
American Veterinary Medical Association
New York State Veterinary Medical Society
Hudson Valley Veterinary Medical Association
New York State Licensed Wildlife Rehabilitator