Dr. Ness opened Airmont Animal Hospital in 1989, to provide compassionate and loving animal care for all pets. Dr. Ness was on the board of the Hudson Valley Humane Society and is currently on the board of the National Foundation for Animal Rescue. He is also a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, Westchester/Rockland Veterinary Medical Association and Veterinary Information Network.
Since its inception seven years ago, Dr. Ness has attended the Ramapo Dog Swim, providing healthy advice as well as medical attention to all its participants. Dr. Ness has also provided many Boy and Girl Scout troops in Suffern with the knowledge necessary to earn their Animal Care badges.
Dr. Ness has lived in Suffern since 1995 with his wife Cindy, and three daughters, Chelsea, Taylor and Morgan. They are also the parents of Sawyer, a lively black lab, and Reese, an adorable chocolate lab.