About the Author
Gwendolyn L. Carroll, MS, DVM, DACVA, CVA is a Professor of Anesthesiology at Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences. Dr. Carroll received an AB in biopsychology from Vassar College. She was a small animal practitioner for several years before completing a residency in anesthesiology. The common thread in her education, training, practice, and research is a persistent interest in animal behavior and well-being. She currently lives with her husband Tim and three red tabbies: DJ, Felix, and Oscar.