VIN Consultants and Editors

Specialty: Mammals Small and Exotic

Associate Editor

Jodi Scholz

Board Certification

  • American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine (ACLAM) Laboratory Animal Medicine, 2009


  • Residency in Laboratory Animal Medicine, Yale University, 2006
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, 2004
  • Bachelor of Science, University of Minnesota, 2000

Current Professional Activities

  • Assistant Professor/Clinical Veterinarian at Mayo Clinic
  • Ad hoc Consultant, AAALAC International

Past Professional Activities

  • Associate Professor in the Section of Comparative Medicine at Yale School of Medicine
  • Consulting veterinarian at Western Connecticut State University
  • Consulting veterinarian at Hartford Hospital

Marital Status

  • Married to husband and father extraordinaire Jeremy Scholz


  • Hiking
  • Camping
  • Biking
  • Crafts
  • Beekeeping


  • Two spunky little girls, Nora and Hazel


  • Two malamutes (Zamboni and Puck), a Greek tortoise (Helen), and a small flock of chickens

Favorite Quote

“For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson

What I Like Most About VIN

The ability to learn and share information so quickly.

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Call Paul D. Pion, DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology) at 530-757-6881 or email .