Meet Dr. Lindell:
Dr. Lindell attended and graduated from Franklin & Marshall College in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She then received her doctorate in veterinary medicine from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. After practicing general medicine and surgery for several years, Dr. Lindell began a residency program in veterinary behavior at Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. She successfully fulfilled the requirements for board-certification and is now a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists.
Dr. Lindell is currently President of the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists. She is a Fear Free Certified Professional and a Fully Approved Fear Free Speaker. She is also an active member of the Westchester Rockland Veterinary Medical Association.
Though most of her time is spent practicing behavioral medicine, Dr. Lindell loves to teach. She serves as a behavior consultant on VIN (Veterinary Information Network) and frequently lectures to veterinarians at both regional and national conferences. Dr. Lindell has been an invited speaker at meetings of paraprofessionals, breeders, and pet owners.
In between practicing and lecturing, Dr. Lindell enjoys writing about behavior. For many years, she wrote a popular Q & A column in the Cornell University publication, Catwatch. She has written chapters for several veterinary textbooks as well as public interest books.
When there is time to spare, Dr. Lindell and her dogs participate in dog related sports including agility and obedience. Her non-pet passion: classical piano.