Dr. Robin Downing, owner of Windsor Veterinary Clinic and The Downing Center for Animal Pain Management in Windsor, Colo., has been named president of the American Association of Human-Animal Bond veterinarians (AAH-ABV).
Following an invitation by the association’s board of directors, Dr. Downing took over the post in July at the 2010 American Veterinary Medical Association meeting in Atlanta. She’ll serve a term of two years.
The AAH-ABV is an organization aimed at advancing the role of the veterinary medical community in nurturing positive human-animal interactions in society. Dr. Downing has been a member of the group since its inception in 1993.