Dr. Leia Lindley – Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Lindley is a New Jersey native who has been at the Animal Ark since 2011. Dr. Lindley originally wanted to be a marine biologist who swam with “Shamu” and “Flipper”. While attending Stockton College of New Jersey as an undergraduate a veterinarian/teacher, opened her eyes to a different world of animal medicine. Dr. Lindley graduated in 2008 with her DVM from St. George’s University in Grenada.

Dr. Lindley has a special interest in the expanding field of veterinary dentistry. A healthy mouth is an integral part of a well-balanced body. She has spent post-graduate hours studying dental techniques under the direct supervision of prominent board certified veterinary dentists.

She is a board member of the Oswego County Humane Society and participates in their spay/neuter clinics. She has a passion for learning and actively participates in local meetings and continuing education. She is a member of the Committee for Leadership Advancement, a division of the New York State Veterinary Medical Society.

In her spare time Dr. Lindley loves spending time on the beaches of New Jersey, traveling, and  spending time with her son Jaxon. Her greatest love (besides Jaxon)  is swimming with green sea turtles in the warm ocean waters.