Dr Ted grew up on a horse and dairy farm in Long Island, New York. He attended Cornell University for both undergraduate and vetschool. After graduating from vetschool in 1971 he practiced small animal medicine on Long Island until 1985. He moved to South Florida in 1985 and purchased the Animal Clinic of West Lake Worth in 2003. Dr Ted feels he has established a “home” at Animal Clinic of West Lake Worth. He has assembled a close knit, capable, and caring staff. Some of which have been with him for more than 10 years. Dr Ted states that he loves coming to work every day. He works closely with New Horizon’s service dog training and often fosters trainees. He has three dogs of his own.