Todd Duffy, DVM, DACVECC graduated from University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine in 1997. Graduation was followed by an internship and an Emergency and Critical Care residency at the Animal Emergency Center in Glendale, WI. Working as a Critical Care Specialist in various veterinary intensive care units across the country has given him a unique insight on the decisions related to euthanasia. He is a distinguished speaker at various veterinary conferences throughout the United States and is also on the review board for the Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care. Currently, he is the midwestern Medical Science Liaison for Aratana Therapeutics. Compassionate Heart has proudly partnered with him as a consultant for family veterinarians.