VIN Consultants and Editors

Specialty: Equine

Associate Editor

Amy Bentz

Board Certification

  • American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) Large Animal Internal Medicine, 2005


  • Residency in Large Animal Internal Medicine, Penn, 2004
  • Internship in Large Animal Medicine, 2001
  • Veterinariae Medicinae Doctoris, University of Pennsylvania, 1997

Current Professional Activities

  • Antech Equine Veterinary Consultant
  • Academic Veterinary Solutions
  • Adjunct Professor

Current Research Interests

  • Inflammatory pathways in pre-term birth and effects on developing fetal brain


  • Cycling
  • Dog shows
  • Being outdoors
  • Gardening
  • Home decorating
  • Sewing

Marital Status

  • Married to Brad Holmsten, DVM (yes, we actually met at SAVMA Symposium!)


  • Two children


  • 3 very sweet Rhodesian Ridgebacks, a happy British Lab and a Hungarian Warmblood gelding

Favorite Quote

"We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths." —Walt Disney

What I Like Most About VIN

The wonderful connection to the veterinary community to share information and meet new friends.

Are you a specialist who loves helping (and learning from) colleagues?

Join the proud team of VIN Consultants and Associate Editors!
Call Paul D. Pion, DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology) at 530-757-6881 or email .