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Specialty: Reptile/Amphibian Medicine

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Kenneth Harkewicz


  • Veterinariae Medicinae Doctoris (VMD), University of Pennsylvania, 1981
  • Bachelor of Science (BS), Pennsylvania State University, 1975

Current Professional Activities

  • Exotic animal veterinarian-Berkeley Dog & Cat Hospital, Berkeley, CAf
  • Staff Veterinarian- The East Bay Vivarium, Berkeley, CA
  • President Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians (ARAV) 2011-2012
Marital Status
  • Florence A. Harkewicz, Graphic Designer, pet Mom
  • Only those with four or no legs!
  • Jean- Luc French Bulldog, Lil' Pea -Pug X Chinese Crested (don't ask!)
  • 6 cats (4 indoor, 2 outdoor adopted stays)
  • Two parrots (one I've had for more than 30 years) , 2 cockatiels
  • 20+ exotic tortoises
  • 200+ various reptiles and amphibians, arachnids, invertebrates, and tropical fish
  • Keeping and breeding reptiles & amphibians
  • Organic fruit and vegetable
  • gardening
  • Science fiction
  • Trivia
  • Gourmet cooking
Favorite Quote
  • "Am I having fun yet?"
What I like Most About VIN
  • The wealth of information that is easily attainable, and the great people I get to know and "meet" online
Kenneth Harkewicz

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