Kimberly Snedden, DVM

Kimberly Snedden

Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences

Assistant Professor of Practice

Animal Health Diagnostic Center

Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences
Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
Ithaca, NY 14853

Office: 607.253.3283


  • DVM, Louisiana State University, 2003
  • MS, Cornell University, 1998
  • BS, Texas A&M University, 1990

Biography/Professional Experience

  • July 2019-present, Medical Director, Shelter Outreach Services (SOS), Ithaca, NY
  • 2010-present, Small Animal Veterinarian, Watkins Glen Veterinary Hospital, Watkins Glen, NY
  • 2010-present,¬†Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon, Shelter Outreach Services, Ithaca, NY
  • 2006-2010, Small Animal Veterinarian, York Animal Hospital, York, NY
  • 2006-2010, Small Animal Veterinarian, Livonia Veterinary Hospital, Livonia, NY
  • 2003-2006, Mixed Animal Veterinarian, Claremont Animal Hospital, Claremont, NH
  • 1998-2003, Veterinary Assistant, Baton Rouge Pet Emergency Hospital, Baton Rouge, LA


  • Wakshlag, JJ, Snedden KA, Reynolds AJ. Biochemical and metabolic changes due to exercise in sprint-racing sled dogs: implications for post exercise carbohydrate supplements and hydration management. Veterinary Therapeutics 5(1): 52-59, 2004.
  • Wakshlag, JJ, Snedden, KA, and AM Otis. Protein enhances glucose polymer induced post exercise glycogen repletion in sled dogs. Veterinary Therapeutics 3(3): 226-234, 2002.
  • Ainsworth, DM, Smith, CA, Eicker, SW, Ducharme, NG, Henderson, KS, Snedden, KA, Dempsey, JA. Pulmonary-locomotory interactions in exercising dogs and horses. Respiratory Physiology 110(2-3):287-294, 1997.
  • Ainsworth, DM, Beck, KA, Boatwright, CE, Snedden, KA, and WE Rebhun. Absence of residual lung damage in Rhodococcus equi infected foals. AJVR 54(2): 2115-2120, 1993.
  • Ainsworth, DM, Ducharme, NG, Hackett, RP, Eicker, SW, and KA Snedden. Regulation of respiratory muscle activities during chemoreceptor stimulation in the adult horse. American Journal of Veterinary Research. 56(3): 366-373, 1995.

Professional/Academic Affiliations

  • American Veterinary Medical Association
  • Association of Shelter Veterinarians
  • New York State Veterinary Medical Association
  • American Association of Equine Practitioners
  • American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians
  • United States Animal Health Association