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.