Dr. Tom is a 1976 graduate of the New York State College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University and is the managing veterinarian at the Paris Hill Cat Hospital. A self-described cat-focused scientist, Dr. Rothwell holds a PhD in Paleontology from Columbia University and the American Museum of Natural History where he studied the fossil record of the earliest cats to enter North America, 16 million years ago.
Dr. Rothwell's most recent publication:
2020. Rothwell, T. Paleontology for the veterinarian: the evolution of the domestic cat, clinical implications. Proceedings: 32nd Fred Scott Feline Symposium, July 31-Aug 2, Cornell University.