Dr. Gayle Block

Dr. Gayle Block owns Town and Country Veterinary Associates in Vernon, CT.  Town and Country is a 3 doctor veterinary hospital that opened in 1992.  Dr. Block has been active in her community serving as Vice Chair of the Tolland Board of Education and the Chair of the Negotiating committee for her 7 years on the board. She has also been on the Advisory Board for the Animal Population Control Program (APCP) since its inception over 15 years ago.  APCP is a state program that pays for the sterilization of pets adopted from municipal pounds. Dr. Block graduated from Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine and is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and a past-president of the Connecticut Veterinary Medical Association. She is married and has an adult daughter. Her family also includes her dog, Colby, adopted from the Bridgeport pound 11 years ago, and two cats, Callie and Carson.

Connecticut Veterinary Medical Foundation (CVMF)

"CVMF: A safety net for Connecticut's domestic animals."