Sue Ettinger, DVM, DACVIM (oncology)

Dr. Sue Ettinger is a practicing veterinary cancer specialist, international speaker and book author. She is one of about 300 board-certified specialists in medical oncology in North America and is currently practicing at the VCA Animal Specialty & Emergency Center in the Wappingers Falls, New York.

Also known as Dr Sue Cancer Vet, Dr. Sue is the co-author of the second edition of The Dog Cancer Survival Guide, a best-selling book in small animal health for the last several years. She co-hosts The Pet Cancer Vet on Dr. Sue is most passionate about raising cancer awareness and has developed "See Something, Do Something. Why Wait? Aspirate" to promote early cancer detection and diagnosis.

On Dr. Sue's bucket list? An African safari. She's obsessed with elephants.

Her chance celebrity encounter? She served Ralph Macchio, a.k.a. the Karate Kid, frozen yogurt in high school.


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