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Dr. Katherine Quesenberry

Dr. Quesenberry received her DVM degree from the College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia in 1981. After an internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery at the Animal Medical Center in New York City in 1982, she completed a residency in Wildlife and Zoological Medicine at the University of Florida in 1984.

Since 1984, Dr. Quesenberry has been the Service Head of the Avian and Exotic Pet Service at the Bobst Hospital of the Animal Medical Center in New York. Dr. Quesenberry has co-edited several books, including "Avian Medicine and Surgery," "Ferrets, Rabbits and Rodents: Clinical Medicine and Surgery," and "Veterinary Clinics of North America: Exotic Pet Medicine I and II," all published by W.B. Saunders in Philadelphia.

Since 1994, Dr. Quesenberry has been the Scientific Editor of the Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery, an international journal published by the Association of Avian Veterinarians. She has lectured extensively throughout the United States and Europe about the medicine of birds and exotic pets, and this year will be traveling to Australia to speak to veterinarians about exotic pet medicine.


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