About the Author

Duane Robinson, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVS (Small Animal), is an assistant professor of orthopedic surgery at University of California–Davis School of Veterinary Medicine. He received his DVM from University of Guelph Ontario Veterinary College and his PhD (infectious diseases) from University of Minnesota. He completed a rotating internship in medicine and surgery at Ontario Veterinary College; surgical internship at Affiliated Veterinary Specialists, Orange Park, Florida; research fellowship at Iowa State University Veterinary Orthopedic Research Laboratory; and surgery residency at University of Minnesota.