Providing practical case management advice

to veterinarians with challenging cases

Anesthesia Consulting will be 24 Hour Turn-around time only during IVECCS (Sept 4-10) and unavailable Sept 14-28.


Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, including all major holidays!

Amy Butler, DVM, MS, DACVECC

Dr. Amy Butler is a native of Ann Arbor, MI. She graduated with her DVM from Michigan State University in 2000, and then completed a rotating internship at the University of Minnesota in 2001. Dr. Butler spent several years working at private emergency hospitals in the Detroit area. She then completed a residency in Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care and a concurrent Masters at Colorado State University in 2007. She became a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care in 2008. Following residency, she joined the faculty of The Ohio State University as an Assistant Professor - Clinical, where she co-managed the E/CC service and served as Director of the Intern Program until 2011. She then worked as the Director of Emergency and Critical Care at Veterinary Referral and Emergency Center, a busy multi-specialty referral hospital in Clarks Summit, PA. Dr. Butler is currently the President/CEO of Critical Consults. She also has a busy university locum practice, and travels to different teaching hospitals around the country. Her research interests include cardiopulmonary monitoring, sepsis, toxicology and feline urethral obstruction. When not working, she enjoys sailing, hiking, skiing, travel, and spends endless hours renovating her historic home.