As an AAFP Gold-Certified Cat-Friendly Practice®, we make reducing stress, increasing comfort, and maximizing feline-specialty care knowledge our top priorities. Our leading Feline Veterinarian, Dr. Ashlie Saffire, DVM, DABVP (Feline), is not only Fear-Free and Cat-Friendly Certified, she is also an AAFP Board Member and published among numerous other certifications, titles and accomplishments.
Some of the ways we accomplish being an AAFP Gold-Certified Cat-Friendly Practice® includes:
In addition to routine services such as examinations, vaccinations, preventative care, dental wellness, kitty plans, diagnostics services and behavioral counseling, as a feline specialist, Dr. Saffire enjoys treating complex diseases utilizing advanced, minimally invasive diagnostics including abdominal ultrasound, endoscopy, and rhinoscopy, and performing feline specific surgeries in a low stress, feline friendly environment.
Dr. Saffire is a member of the AVMA (American Veterinary Medical Association), the AAFP (American Association of Feline Practitioners), the OVMA (Ohio Veterinary Medical Association) and she is also an Accredited Veterinarian for the USDA/APHIS.
She is a published author, a board member for the American Association of Feline Practitioners and a tutor for the University of Sydney’s Feline Medicine Distance Education Course. She loves teaching and can be often found speaking about feline medicine at conferences and online webinars in addition to hosting veterinary students at the clinic.