Association of Northwest Avian & Exotic Veterinarians

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Advancing Avian & Exotic Pet Medicine

Officers and Board for 2018-2019. Pres Dr. Anneliese Strunk; VP:  Dr. Cindy Bishop, Sec-Treas/Web: Dr. Cathy Johnson-Delaney.  Directors: Drs. Tracy Bennett, Alicia McLaughlin and Meera Music.

Membership is open to all veterinarians, veterinary technicians and veterinary students. Membership dues are $20.00 per calendar year. Registration forms can be sent with dues to Dr. Johnson-Delaney, 13813 65th Ave W #7, Edmonds, WA 98026-3517. Make checks payable to C. Johnson-Delaney, and indicate on the subject line "for ANAEV".

We strongly encourage our members to also be members of the Association of Avian Veterinarians, the Association of Reptile and Amphibian Veterinarians, and the Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians. In addition, members may also belong to the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians, American Association of Laboratory Animal Science, Association of Wildlife Veterinarians. Members attend one or more of the following conferences on a regular basis and share information from these conferences:AAV, ARAV, AAZV, AEMV, ABVP Symposium and others.

Members are encouraged to strive for Board certification such as the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners - Avian Practice, Exotic Companion Mammals, Herpetologic Medicine.

Current Members for 2019  (have the "19" behind their names)

Officers for 2018-2019:

President: Dr. Annelise Strunk, Bothell

Vice President: Dr. Cindy Bishop, Seattle

Secretary/Treasurer/Web:  Dr. Cathy Johnson-Delaney, Mukilteo

Directors: Dr. Tracy Bennett, Dr. Alicia McLaughlin, Dr. Meera Music

Members :

Dr. Tracy Bennett, Dipl. ABVP- Avian, Bird & Exotic Clinic of Seattle, Seattle: 206-783-4538 (19)

Dr. Cindy Bishop, Seattle Pacific University (19)

Dr. James Boutette, Evergreen Avian & Exotic Animal Hospital, Kirkland, 425-821-6165 (20) 

Dr. Holly Carter, Evergreen Avian & Exotic Animal Hospital, Kirkland, 425-821-6165 (19)

Dr. Beth Davidow, DACVECC,  (19)

Dr. Bridget Ferguson, Dipl. ABVP- Avian , Pine Tree Veterinary Hospital, Maple Valley: 425-432-2222 (19) 

Dr. Kristin Fletcher, Evergreen Avian & Exotic, Kirkland: 425-821-6165 (19)

Dr. Michaell Garner, DACVP, Northwest Zoopath, Monroe: 360-794-0630 (19) 

Dr. Kendall Harr, Urika Pathology, Bothell, WA 352-258-4055 (15) 

Dr. Cathy Johnson-Delaney,  Mukilteo (19)

Dr. Elizabeth Kamaka: Kamaka Exotic Animal Veterinary Services, Mountlake Terrace: 425-361-2183 (19)

Dr. Darrell Kraft: Dipl. ABVP - Avian; Kraft Mobile Vet Svcs, Snohomish: 425-482-6345 (19)

Dr. Chandra LeFevre: Tahoma Veterinary Hospital, Spanaway, WA: 253-847-3500 (17) 

Dr. Dan Lejnieks, Dipl. ABVP-Exotic Companion Mammals: Bird & Exotic Clinic of Seattle, 206-783-4538 (19)

Dr. Cassie McArtor: Pine Tree Veterinary Hospital, Maple Valley, 425-432-2222(19) 

 Dr. Alicia McLaughlin: Center for Bird & Exotic Animal Medicine, Bothell: 425-486-9000 (19)

Meera Music, BVM&S, MRCVS: Center for Bird & Exotic Animal Medicine, Bothell: 425-486-9000(17) 

Dr. James Onorati, Dipl. ABVP-Avian: Des Moines Veterinary Hospital, Des Moines: 206-878-4111 (20)

Dr. Elizabeth Riggs: Pierce College, Tacoma (19)

Dr. Deanna Shafar(17)

Dr. Anneliese Strunk, Dipl. ABVP- Avian: Center for Bird & Exotic Animal Medicine, Bothell: 425-486-9000 (17)

Dr. Jennifer Wagner: Center for Bird & Exotic Animal Medicine, Bothell: 425-486-9000 (17) 

Dr. Kay Wiconas, Center for Bird & Exotic Animal Medicine, Botherll: 425-486-9000 (17) 

Dr. Amanda Zellar, Pine Tree Veterinary Hospital, Maple Valley, 425-432-2222(19) 

ANWAEVET Member Association Memberships
  • Alicia McLaughlin, DVM: AVMA, AAV, ARAV, AEMV, AAZV, AVSAB
  • Amanda Zellar, DVM: AVMA, WSVMA, AAV, ARAV, AEMV, World Aquatic Vet Med Assoc
  • Bridget Ferguson, DVM, DABVP-Avian: AVMA, WSVMA, ABVP-Avian, AAV, ARAV,AEMV
  • Cassie McArtor, DVM: AVMA, AAV
  • Cathy Johnson-Delaney, DVM:  AVMA, AAV, AEMV, ARAV, AALAS
  • Chandra LeFevre, DVM: AVMA, ARAV
  • Cindy Bishop, DVM, MS: AVMA, AAV, AEMV
  • Darrell Kraft, DVM, DABVP-Avian: AVMA, WSVMA, AAV, ABVP
  • Deanna Shafar, DVM: AVMA, WSVMA, AAV, NWEBS
  • Elizabeth Kamaka, DVM: AVMA, AAV, AEMV, NWEBS, PNWHerpSoc
  • Jim Onorati, DVM, DABVP-Avian: AVMA, WSVMA, PSVMA, AAV, ABVP
  • Meera Music, BVM&S, MRCVS: AVMA, AEMV, ARAV
  • Tracy Bennett, DVM, DABVP-Avian: AVMA, AAV, ARAV, ABVP


 Key:   (not rcvd means have not included information on renewal)

AVMA: American Veterinary Medical Association
WSVMA: Washington State Veterinary Medical Association
PSVMA: Puget Sound Veterinary Medical Association
AAV: Association of Avian Veterinarians
ARAV: Association of Reptilian & Amphibian Veterinarians
AEMV: Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians
AAZV: American Association of Zoo Veterinarians
AWV: Association of Wildlife Veterinarians
AVSAB: American Veterary Society Animal Behavior 
AALAS: American Association of Laboratory Animal Science
ABVP: American Board of Veterinary Practitioners
IVAS: International Veterinary Acupuncture Society
AABB: American Association of Blood Banks 
AAVA: American Association Veterinary Acupuncture
AVCA: American Veterinary Chiropractic Association
VECCS: Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care Society
WDA: Wildlife Disease Association
AAVLD: American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians
DABVP: Diplomate, American Board of Veterinary Practitioners
DACVECC: Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care
DACVP: Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Pathologists
DACPV: Diplomate, American College of Poultry Veterinarians
AFA: American Federation of Aviculture 
NAFA: North American Falconer's Association
NWEBS: NorthWest Exotic Bird Society
PNWHerpSoc: Pacific NW Herpetological Society
SSEBS: South Sound Exotic Bird Society
Tri-County VMA: Whatcom/Skagit/Snohomish County Veterinary Medical Association
WDA: Wildlife Disease Association
WFA:  Washingto Falconers Association