VIN Consultants and Editors

Specialty: Emergency Medicine

Associate Editor

Beth Davidow

Beth Davidow

Board Certification

  • American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care (ACVECC) Emergency Medicine, 2002

Honors Awards and Fellowships

  • Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) Patient Safety, 2017


  • Residency in Emergency Medicine, DoveLewis Emergency Animal Hospital, 2002
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, 1995
  • Bachelor of Science, Stanford University, 1991

Current Professional Activities

  • Owner of Timberline Veterinary Emergency and Specialty in Seattle, Washington
  • Lecturer and Blogger at

Past Professional Activities

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Washington State University
  • Director of Medical Quality at BluePearl Veterinary Partners
  • Co-owner and medical director of Animal Critical Care and Emergency Services (ACCES), a multispecialty and emergency hospital with locations in Seattle and Renton, Washington
  • Co-owner and medical director of the ACCES Blood Bank

Marital Status

  • Married to the simply awesome, Mike Ford


  • One beautiful daughter, Mariah, born November, 2002
  • One handsome son, Benjamin, born March, 2007


  • Morgan, bearded dragon


  • Hiking
  • Backpacking
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Gardening
  • Cooking

Favorite Quote

"Failure is never as frightening as regret."

What I Like Most About VIN

I enjoy getting feedback and interaction on cases from people with lots of different backgrounds and viewpoints.

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