Dr. Tim Slater

Timothy Slater, DVM    -  Veterinarian, Partner. 


Originally from Owego, NY, Dr. Tim spent his childhood fascinated with animals and the outdoors. Dr. Tim attendedSUNY-Delhi where he obtained a degree in Veterinary Technology. He also earned a bachelors degree in Animal Science from Cornell University. During his undergraduate studies Dr. Tim gained additional veterinary experience working as a Veterinary Technician at Cornell's Companion Animal Hospital's Intensive Care Unit; He also worked as an Animal Behavior intern for the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD and has spent several years working with zoos and conservation programs. After graduation, Dr. Tim took a job as the Keeper Supervisor of the Trevor Zoo in Millbrook, NY. He then spent several years teaching high school Physics and coaching various sports. Dr. Tim graduated from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2009 after completing his clinical year atLouisiana State University in Baton Rouge, LA.

Dr. Tim's professional interests include public health issues, small animal medicine/surgery, farm animal medicine, exotics/avian and wildlife medicine. He has a keen interest in small farms and sustainable living. When not in the office, Dr. Tim is usually exploring the surrounding area or brewing some home-made wine.