Dr. Susan Whittred graduated with special honors from Hunter College in 1999. In 2003, she graduated from Cornell University’s College of Veterinary Medicine, receiving a special award for outstanding interest and ability in feline medicine and surgery from the American Association of Feline Practitioners. Dr. Whittred currently lives in Long Beach, NY with a parcel of furry “kids” and practices veterinary medicine at Animal Hospital of the Rockaways. Dr. Whittred is Director of Veterinary Medicine of the Patricia H Ladew Foundation, a nonprofit 501 (c)(3) orgnization that provides housing and medical treatment for unowned cats. Dr. Whittred is a member of the Cornell Feline Health Center, The Association of Feline Practitioners, The Association of Shelter Veterinarians, The Long Island Veterinary Medical Association, The New York State Veterinary Medical Society, The American Veterinary Medical Association and the American Humane Association.