Current Professional Activities
- Full time feline exclusive private practice 2004–present
- VIN Consultant, Feline Internal Medicine
- Married to Lee Bassett — the most supportive husband I could ask for.
- One dog (Engel), a Doberman
- Eight cats (Laser, Gracie, Sully, Turbo, Tupper, Carbon, Ace, and Peck)
- Six backyard chickens (The Brain, Yeti, Agatha, Astrid, Lydia, and Celie)
- Three tarantulas (Rammie, Michonne, and Merle)
- Reading — mostly urban fantasy/science fiction
- The study of cryptozoology
- Collecting haunted objects
- Rammstein fanatic
"Instead of speaking saintly words we must act them." — Saint Jerome
What I Like Most About VIN
The ability to interact with a diverse collection of veterinary professionals, all dedicated to doing better.