CVMA | Acknowledgements


The CVMA and the CVMA Animal Welfare Committee thanks all of the contributors for their assistance in writing and reviewing the content of the Animal Abuse section of this Web site; for providing materials such as photographs, radiographs, and forms to assist veterinarians in managing animal abuse cases; and for allowing the CVMA to use and post electronic copies of relevant articles. In particular, the CVMA thanks:

Carol Morgan, DVM
The University of British Columbia Animal Welfare Program,
Vancouver, BC, Canada

Alice Crook, DVM
Sir James Dunn Animal Welfare Centre
Atlantic Veterinary College, University of Prince Edward Island
PEI, Canada

Shelagh MacDonald
Canadian Federation of Humane Societies
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Blackwell Publishing, United Kingdom
Journal of Small Animal Practice

Mike Draper
Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

Caroline Hewson MVB PhD MRCVS
Veterinary Surgeon
London, UK

Douglas C. Jack, B.A., LL.B.
Fergus, Ontario, Canada

Suzie Kovacs, BSc, MSc
Western University of Health Sciences
Pomona, California, USA

Randall Lockwood, PhD
Fellow - American College of Forensic Examiners
American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA)
New York, NY, USA

Melinda Merck, DVM
Veterinary Forensics Consultant
Roswell, Georgia, USA

Lila Miller, DVM
Veterinary Advisor, ASPCA
New York, New York, USA

Marcie Moriarty
British Columbia Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
Vancouver, BC, Canada

Helen Munro BVMS, MRCVS
Edinburgh University Veterinary School
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom.

Robert Reisman, DVM 
Medical Coordinator of Cruelty Cases, ASPCA
Bergh Memorial Animal Hospital
New York, NY, USA

Kersti Seksel, BVSc, MRCVS, MA, FACVSc, Dipl ACVB
Sydney Animal Behaviour Service
Seaforth, New South Wales, Australia

Mary Zilney MSW, RSW
Women's Crisis Services of Waterloo Region
Cambridge, Ontario, Canada