Dr. Amy Fox, DVM

Dr. Amy Fox

Dr. Amy Fox is a veterinarian and medical writer with more than 15 years of experience in the veterinary medical field.  A lifelong animal lover, Dr. Fox studied Biology in college and then worked as a veterinary nurse before pursuing veterinary school at Cornell University.  

After graduation, Dr. Fox was accepted into a competitive rotating small animal internship in medicine and surgery at the ASPCA Animal Hospital in New York City.  This role provided a tremendous breadth of experience in emergency medicine, general medicine, surgery, dentistry, animal welfare, shelter medicine, and animal cruelty and forensic work.  From there, she was hired at the ASPCA as a staff veterinarian; she worked in that position for six years.

Highlights: 

  • Member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the Morris Animal Foundation Scientific Advisory Board, and the American Medical Writers Association
  • Fear-Free certified
  • Former staff veterinarian for the ASPCA Animal Hospital in New York City

Education

Dr. Fox received a Bachelors of Arts degree in Biology from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  She received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. She completed a rotating small animal internship in medicine and surgery at the ASPCA Animal Hospital in New York City. 

Expertise: Small Animal, General Medicine, Surgery, and Emergency Medicine Expert
Education: Cornell University
Location: New York, New York
Title: Veterinarian and Medical Writer

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