VIN Consultants and Editors

Specialty: Internal Medicine - Feline

Associate Editor

Margie Scherk

Margie Scherk

Board Certification

  • American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (ABVP) Feline Practice, 1995


  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Ontario Veterinary College University of Guelph, 1982

Current Professional Activities

  • Active in Research Grant Proposal Review
  • Reviewer — Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research
  • Reviewer — Canadian Veterinary Journal
  • Lecturer in Feline Medicine
  • Active in American Association Feline Practioners, American Board of Veterinary Practioners, North American Veterinary Licensing Examination
  • Editor — Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery
  • Reviewer — Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association
  • Reviewer — Clinician's Brief
  • President AAFP 2007
  • Cat Healthy expert
  • Anti-declawing advocate

Marital Status

  • Happily married to Jim


  • Two (one of each flavor)


  • A large clowder of cats


  • Gardening
  • Cooking
  • triathlon (swim-bike-run)
  • Thinking
  • Reading

Favorite Quote

There is no such thing as impossible; Impossible just takes longer.

What I Like Most About VIN

The community and amazing library resources!

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