VIN Consultants and Editors

Specialty: Equine

Associate Editor

Liz Santschi

Board Certification

  • American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS) Large Animal Medicine, 1992


  • Residency in Equine Medicine, Peterson and Smith, 1989
  • Internship in Large Animal Medicine, NCSU, 1985
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois, 1984
  • Bachelor of Science, University of Illinois

Current Professional Activities

  • Clinical Associate Professor, Large Animal Surgery, University of Wisconsin

Past Professional Activities

  • Assistant Professor, Large Animal Surgery, University of Minnesota
  • Equine Surgery Residency and Staff Surgeon Peterson And Smith Equine Hospital, Ocala, FL

Marital Status

  • Single; know anybody good?

Surrogate Children

  • Maggie (ancient cat)
  • Coal (lap-dog laborador X)
  • Maudie (Very bad girl)


  • Furniture refinishing
  • Gardening
  • Travel
  • Betting on slow horses

Favorite Quote

"If you can't be a good example, then you'll just have to be a horrible warning."
-Catherine Aird

What I Like Most About VIN

All the resources.

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