Calder, Christine

Calder, Christine

Chief Behavior Officer at VIN

A graduate of Mississippi State University but native of New Jersey, Dr. Calder has lived and practiced veterinary medicine in both New Jersey and Maine for many years. In addition to general practice, Dr. Calder has worked at the San Francisco SPCA, Auburn University’s College of Veterinary Medicine and Louisiana State University’s School of Veterinary Medicine. Most recently, she was an Assistant Clinical Professor in Community Veterinary Services and Veterinary Behavior at Mississippi State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. As a general practitioner, she always had an interest in animal behavior and in 2016, she finished a residency with the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists becoming a Diplomates with the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists (DACVB) in 2017. A past Director of Behavior Services at Midcoast Humane, Dr. Calder is currently, the Cattle Dog Publishing Chief Behavior Officer and a Vets at Vin consultant. Dr. Calder’s has a special interest in shelter behavior, feline behavior, and shy/fearful dogs. She shares her home with 3 Rhodesian Ridgebacks, a black Lab, 2 French bulldogs, and a snake.

Sessions
Building owner support behavior programs
Wednesday, May 15 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM CT
Behavior assessments from intake to adoption: Putting together all the pieces
Thursday, May 16 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM CT