Timothy Mann, VMD, is the author of The Beautiful Aardvark: A Veterinarian’s Story In Business (March 30, 2016) and owner of Whole Health Veterinary Hospital and Dental Clinic in New York City, which takes a compassionate, integrative health approach to promoting the wellbeing of its staff, its clients and their pets. Previously, Dr. Mann founded and ran the Brooklyn Cares Veterinary Clinic, a veterinary practice serving over 17,000 clients in Brooklyn, New York. He received his undergraduate degree in environmental and political science from Hampshire College, and his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Pennsylvania College of Veterinary Medicine. Additionally, he has completed advanced training at New York Veterinary Specialists and the Chi Institute. When not caring for animals at the office, Mann spends time with his wife Jessie Reagen Mann, their two young sons and their dog Ruby.