What if we could make it possible for veterinarians and pet parents to save the lives of over 500,000 U.S.-based pets each year? With Waggle and the Waggle Foundation, we can. And we’re not the only ones who know so. We’re lucky to have some of the top pet-industry minds in veterinary medicine, pet care and charitable giving helping shape the future of the Waggle Foundation.
Meet them below:
Executive Director of GreaterGood.org, which has worked to protect people, pets & the planet with over $100 million in cash and product grants. Overseen the creation of Greatergood.org signature programs that address multiple issues ranging from hunger, education, land conservation and animal welfare and veterans. Previously Executive Director of the Petfinder.com Foundation, distributing grants to adoption partners across the U.S.. Also worked for Petfinder.com as Vice President of Partner Relations. Learn more about Liz at GreaterGood.org.
Dr. Marty Becker
“America’s Veterinarian.” Author of The Healing Power of Pets: Harnessing the Amazing Ability of Pets to Make and Keep People Happy and Healthy and the resident veterinarian on The Dr. Oz Show. Resident veterinarian for Good Morning America for 17 years. Perhaps the country’s best-loved family doctor for pets, known as a veterinarian, media personality, author, lecturer, educator, contributor, and recipient of many prestigious awards. Learn more About Dr. Becker on his website.
Dr. Gerald Post, DVM, MEM, DACVIM (Oncology)
Chief Medical Officer/Practice Owner, The Veterinary Cancer Center. One of only approximately two hundred board-certified veterinary oncologists in the US. Graduated with distinction from Cornell University, received DVM from University of Minnesota. Residency in Oncology at the Animal Medical Center in New York. Became a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine. Authored many papers and book chapters on the topics of oncology and hematology, and was recently recognized by New York magazine as one of the best veterinarians in the tri-state area. Learn more about Dr. Post on his practice website and LinkedIn.
CEO and Founder of Waggle, which provides veterinarian and animal hospital-based crowdfunding for pets in crisis. A thought leader in leveraging deep analytics to harness insights for profitable business strategy — he had a single transformative moment that inspired focusing on data with the potential to save over 500,000 pets’ lives every year, founding the only pet-dedicated crowd-funding platform that partners directly with leading veterinary providers to reduce economic euthanasia in pets, thereby giving options to pet guardians and second chances to the pets they love. Learn more about Steve on LinkedIn.