Veterinary Sports Trainer

ACVSMR Diplomate

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Pathologists 

Veterinary Sports Trainer

Chris Zink is our canine Sports Medicine Consultant, evaluating canine structure and locomotion and designing individualized retraining and conditioning programs for canine athletes. She is the award-winning author of Peak Performance: Coaching the Canine Athlete and Dog Health, Nutrition for Dummies and The Agility Advantage and co-author of Jumping From A to Z: Teach Your Dog to Soar and the DVD Building the Canine Athlete. Her books have been translated into numerous languages worldwide.

Dr. Zink has also obtained more than 80 agility, obedience, retrieving, tracking and conformation titles on dogs from the sporting, herding, working, terrier and hound groups. She was voted Outstanding Woman Veterinarian in 2009. Dr. Zink presents Coaching the Canine Athlete® seminars worldwide to rave reviews. Her veterinary training and experience in canine athletics provide a unique perspective on canine sports medicine.

Learn more about Dr. Zink by visiting www.caninesports.com.

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VOSM Academy Certification Program Members

Tiiu Toijala, DVM, CCRT, VOSMA Certified Practitioner
Dr. Tiiu Toijala, CCRT, VOSMA-CP practices at Mevet in Helsinki, Finland.
Malcolm Ware, BVSc, CCRT, VOSMA Certified Facility
Dr. Malcolm Ware, CCRT, VOSMA-CF practices at The Vet Practice, located outside of Melbourne, Australia.
Alycia Lamb, DVM, CCRT, VOSMA Certified Practitioner
Dr. Alycia Lamb graduated with dual veterinary degrees from Washington State University and Oregon State University in 2000. In 2005, she completed her CCRT (Canine Certified Rehabilitation Therapist) from The Canine Rehabilitation Institute. In the same year, Dr. Lamb opened Sunset Hill Veterinary & Rehabilitation Center. Dr. Lamb was the first veterinary rehabilitation specialist to practice in Seattle.
Rebecca Wolf, VMD, DACVS-SA, VOSMA Certified Practitioner
Dr. Rebecca Wolf practices at Metropolitan Veterinary Associates in Norristown, Pennsylvania.
John DeBiasio, DVM, DACVIM, VOSMA Certified Practitioner
Dr. John DeBiasio currently practices at Metropolitan Veterinary Associates in Norristown, Pennsylvania.