Veterinary Practice Expert 315240 AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in veterinary practice (medicine and surgery) dedicated to preventing and solving behavior problems in animals. My expertise includes all sorts of veterinarian animal behavioral problems, animal bites; and aggression in animals. I also have extensive experience in veterinary medicine as well as animal welfare and negligence issues, especially of companion animals, such as dogs. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes dog bite injuries with regards to behavior issues; cat injuries with regards to behavioral issues; horse injury cases with regards to behavioral issues; assessment of common veterinary pet animal behavior; behavior predisposition of various dog breeds including pit bull type dogs; inappropriate adoption placements resulting in human injury; inappropriate animal restraint and handling resulting in human injury; inappropriate professional handling, restraint of housing of pet resulting in injury or damage to animal.

Consulting Experience

My consulting services include Pet Behavior Problems, Clinical Research for Behavior Problems, Training Aids, Shelters and Rescues regarding Animal Behavior Issues.

Relevant Experiences

I am well-qualified to help with and have been retained on in the last 25 years (MANY dog bites hired by both defendant pet owner and plaintiff).


D.V.M.University of California Davis
M.SZoologyUniversity of California Davis
B.SZoologyUniversity of California Davis

Licenses Certifications

Licensed Veterinarian in State of California

Awards & Affiliation

American College of Veterinary Behaviorists
Founding president of San Diego Chapter of Delta Society

Primary Affiliation

American College of Veterinary Behaviorists

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases