Meet Dr. Ness
Lawrence Ness was born in Brooklyn, New York. From very early on his love of animals was evident by the many pets he had while growing up. He attended Brooklyn College, receiving a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology, and received his Veterinary Degree in 1984. Dr. Ness is licensed to practice Veterinary Medicine in New York and Connecticut.
Dr. Ness is the Vice President of the Rollie Fund, a group that services animals whose families are unable to afford vetenary care. He is also a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, Westchester/Rockland Veterinary Medical Association, and Veterinary Information Network. He was on the board of the Hudson Valley Humane Society and the National Foundation for Animal Rescue.
Since its inception fifteen years ago, Dr. Ness has attended the Ramapo Dog Swim, providing health 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.