Amie Burling, DVM

Dr. Amie Burling

Maddie’s® Shelter Medicine Resident, 2012-2015

Faculty, Shelter Medicine, University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine
Board Member, Association of Shelter Veterinarians

Dr. Burling was a resident in shelter medicine at UF from 2012-2015. Concurrently, she is seeking a Masters in Public Health in Disaster Management through the University of South Florida, and her specific interests include high volume high quality sterilization, infectious disease control, disaster preparedness, veterinary education, and international medicine. Previously, Dr. Burling completed a small animal medicine and surgery internship in the Chicago suburbs, worked in general practice in Michigan, and helped to establish the first Humane Alliance model, high quality high volume spay/neuter clinic in Missouri. She graduated from the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine and shares her home and heart with Panda, a very special beagle/border collie mix. Dr. Burling is currently a faculty member at the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine. She was elected to the board of directors of the Association of Shelter Veterinarians at its annual meeting in November 2015.


  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, VCA Aurora/Berwyn Animal Hospitals, 2009
  • DVM, University of Missouri, 2008


  • VCA Aurora/Berwyn Internship Award for Compassion and Patient Care 2009
  • American Association of Feline Practitioners Student Award 2008
  • Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Externship grant recipient, 2008
  • Roseboom SCAVMA Service and Leadership Scholarship 2007