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Specialty: Anesthesia/Analgesia

Rachael Carpenter
Charles McGrath
Nancy Brock
Kris Kruse-Elliott
Emma Love
Lydia Love
Elizabeth Martinez
Robert Stein

Associate Editors:
Sherrie Hartke
Richard Headley
Dave Thompson

Charles McGrath

Board Certification

  • American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia (ACVAA) Anesthesia and Analgesia, 1975


  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM), University of California-Davis, 1972

Current Professional Activities

  • Visiting Faculty: St. George's University, Grenada, WI (2001-present)
  • Anesthesiology Consultant (Abbott Labs, Pfizer Animal Health)
Past Professional Activities
  • Faculty: University of Minnesota (1975-1981)
  • Faculty: Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine (1981-2000)
Marital Status
  • Attached to Meghan Richey (also DVM and DACVA)
  • Son: Rob Age 32
Surrogate Children
  • Too many horses, mainly thoroughbreds (Bojangles) and warmbloods (Sven) plus 4 others
  • A blue heeler, a house cat named "Mouth", several barn cats and a peacock
  • When I'm in the US, Dressage and combined training.
  • When I'm in Grenada, sailing
Favorite Quote
  • "The best drug is the one you know how to use well"
What I like Most About VIN
  • The friendly enthusiasm of members, their dedication to learning and willingness to share ideas
Charles McGrath

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