ABVP Certifies Veterinarian in Exotic Companion Mammal Practice NASHVILLE, TN- Angela Lennox, DVM, of Indianapolis has been certified as a Diplomate by the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (ABVP) specializing in Exotic Companion Mammal Practice.
Dr. Lennox mastered a rigorous and demanding application process and certification examination in order to obtain Diplomate status. To qualify to sit for the extensive, two-day examination, a veterinarian must complete either a residency program or six years of clinical veterinary practice. In addition, two case reports, references, descriptions of practice procedures, and professional education records must be submitted and pass review. This year’s examination was given on November 2-4 in Chicago, Illinois.
Dr. Lennox is a graduate of Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine. She has practiced at the Avian and Exotic Animal Clinic located at 9330 Waldemar Road since 1991. She was board certified in avian medicine 2003/
The American Board of Veterinary Practitioners was established in 1978. It is one of twenty-one veterinary specialty groups accredited by a special committee of the American Board of Veterinary Specialties, a division of the American Veterinary Medical Association, to recognize excellence in clinical practice through the certification of species-oriented specialist. Over 900 veterinarians worldwide are certified in one of ABVP’s ten practice categories: Avian, Beef Cattle, Canine and Feline, Dairy, Equine, Exotic Companion Mammal, Feline, Food Animal, Reptile and Amphibian, and Swine Health Management. For more information about ABVP, please visit www.abvp.com