Tiffany Rule, DVM
Dr. Rule joined Countryside Veterinary Hospital in November of 2006. Her previous years of experience have been in a high-quality practice setting working alongside board-certified veterinary surgeons as a general and emergency medicine practitioner.
Dr. Rule is originally from Cincinnati, Ohio where she grew up with many animals and spent time showing hunter-jumpers on the A-circuit, fox hunting with hunting colors and is a graduate B US Pony Club member.
Dr. Rule is passionate about pursuing continuing education so that your pet can have the most current care available. She enjoys passing this knowledge along to pet owners and their families. Having had many inspiring mentors in the process of becoming a veterinarian, Dr. Rule welcomes questions from parents and their interested children about her career path. She enjoys the process of mentoring promising students as they work towards application to veterinary school. Dr. Rule is enchanted with the natural world and welcomes a chance to work with wildlife, small mamals, reptiles and amphibians as a career growth goal.
Dr. Rule has four children and is married to her best friend "the other Dr. Rule" who holds lots of patents and invents whizzy noise cancelling technology. In addition to her three English Cocker Spaniels, Dr. Rule keeps a back yard apiary and harvests bountiful amounts of local honey in rural MA. Dr. Rule enjoys her involvement in homeschooling, teaching science, church, rollerblading, hiking, birding, cooking gardening and lives for still getting to ride from time to time at her sister's horse farm.
Education: Duke University, BS Biological Sciences, May 1993;NC State University of Veterinary Medicine, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, May 2000; Phi Zeta, Veterinary Honor Society, Awards for Companion Animal Clinical Proficiency and Excellence in Veterinary Dermatology. AKC Veterinary Scholarship, Association for Women Veterinarians Veterinary Scholarship.