Dr. Wendy Turner
Colorado State University
Professional Interests: Feline Medicine & Surgery, Internal Medicine, Ultrasounds, Preventative Health & Wellness
A Bit About Me
Dr. Wendy Turner was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area. She received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Colorado State University in 2002. Dr. Turner was inspired to follow her dream career of being a veterinarian after a treasured cat of hers passed away when she was a young adult. Her professional interests as a veterinarian include feline medicine and surgery, internal medicine, ultrasounds, preventative health and wellness. She is also a member of the American Animal Hospital Association, American Association of Feline Practitioners, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, and the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners.
Dr. Turner joined Pennsauken Animal Hospital in September of 2021 as a Veterinarian and the General Practice Coordinator. She also finds her work to be satisfying, but "being able to build and develop a relationship with clients and patients so that they can collaborate as a team to maximize the health and increase the quality of life and longevity for these pets.”
Dr. Wendy Turner loves being active in the community, volunteering to help the homeless, women’s issues, political campaigns, and education. She is currently on the Board of Friends of the Arts in Mountain Lakes, NJ. She has lived here for the past 18 years. Dr. Turner has also been a long-distance runner for 25 years, participating in 7 marathons and 40+ half marathons. She also enjoys cooking, traveling, reading, writing, art, movies, live shows and comedy.
At home, Dr. Turner has an 18-year-old son along with several pets! A pair of brother and sister cats, Merry, 2 Abyssinians named Hermes and Leoa, and an old man named Miles who runs job is to run with her!