Sandra Mitchell

Board Certification

  • Diplomate of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners, Exotic Companion Mammal Specialty, awarded November 2009.
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners, Feline Specialty, awarded November 2001. Recertification awarded in November 2009.


  • D.V.M New York State College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University 1995
  • A.B. Biology and German Studies, Cornell University 1991

Current Clinical Interests

  • Companion Small Mammal Practice
  • Feline Geriatric Care

Professional Activities

  • Owner of Animal Medical Associates, Saco, Maine
  • NAVLE(R) Item Writer, NBVME 2011-current
  • Several articles in varying stages of publication.
  • Member of the American Association of Feline Practitioners, 1995-2011
  • Member of the AAFP Guidelines Committee, 2000-2011.
  • Member of the AAFP Research Committee, 1998-2011.
  • Member of the Cornell Feline Health Center, 1995-current.
  • Member of the Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians, 2002-current.
  • Health Director, Ferret Educational Foundation, 11/2008 - current.
  • Chair, USDA petition for amendment of the Animal Welfare Act committee.
  • Co-chair of the AEMV ABVP Committee (founder) 2003-2010.
  • Member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 1995-current.
  • Member of the Morris Animal Foundation, 1998-current.
  • Member of the American Animal Hospital Association 1999-2006, 2010-current.
  • Member, Academy of Feline Medicine


  • 5 Ferrets
  • 7 Cats
  • 2 Chinchillas
  • 2 Bearded Dragons
  • 1 Dog

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