VIN Consultants and Editors

Specialty: Neurology

Associate Editor

Linda Shell

Board Certification

  • American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) Neurology


  • Residency in Neurology, Florida, 1982
  • Residency in Neurology, Colorado, 1983
  • Internship in Small Animal Medicine, Illinois, 1980
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tennessee

Current Professional Activities

  • Neurology and Internal Medicine consultant

Past Professional Activities

  • Professor of Internal Medicine at Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Professor of Internal Medicine and Neurology at Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine


  • Family beekeeping business: queen rearing
  • Homesteading
  • Advocate for those falsely imprisoned; there are more than you think


  • Serama chickens
  • An assortment of laying hens

Favorite Quotes

  • "When the whole world is silent, even one voice becomes powerful." —Malala Yousafzai
  • “Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are.”  —Benjamin Franklin

What I Like Most About VIN

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