Thank Judge Crump for Upholding the Suspension of Kristen Lindsey's Vet License

Veterinarian Kristen Lindsey shot a cat through the head with a bow and arrow in April 2015, and then bragged about it on Facebook. Since then the Animal Legal Defense Fund has fought to hold Lindsey accountable at every turn, urging the District Attorney to charge Lindsey with animal cruelty, then testifying before the Texas Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners in support of revoking Lindsey’s license to practice veterinary medicine. 

In October 2016 the Texas Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners, following a Proposed Decision by Administrative Judges of the Texas State Office of Administrative Hearings, imposed only a temporary suspension of Lindsey’s license forbidding her from practicing veterinary medicine for one year, followed by a four-year suspension during which she can practice under supervision and must complete continuing education in animal welfare. This slap on the wrist pales in comparison to the cruelty that Lindsey committed against a defenseless cat named Tiger, who belonged to a neighbor. Still, Lindsey fought the decision, sending the case before another judge. 

On July 21, 2017, Judge Karin Crump upheld the temporary suspension of Kristen Lindsey’s veterinary license. Sign your name to our letter thanking Judge Crump for acknowledging the mountain of evidence showing that Lindsey’s behavior is incompatible with the trust placed in veterinarians.

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Number Date Name Location
4450 12 hours ago Anonymous VA
4449 4 days ago Helen Stouffer Waynesboro, PA
4448 1 week ago Anonymous Astoria, NY
4447 1 week ago Kristen Katz Orlando, FL
4446 3 weeks ago Timothy Nguyen Menifee, CA
4445 4 weeks ago Deana Breitbarth New Ulm, MN
4444 1 month ago Krin Asselta Corinth, TX
4443 1 month ago shirley leonard ocala, FL
4442 1 month ago Anonymous ocala, FL
4441 1 month ago Carmen Serrano Waco, TX
4440 2 months ago Maria Los Toronto, ON
4439 2 months ago Sarah Gilmer Payne Martin, GA
4438 2 months ago Alice Petersen Rio Rico, AZ
4437 2 months ago Anonymous Woodburn, OR
4436 2 months ago Jessica Deverse Dublin, OH
4435 3 months ago Anonymous niigata, ot
4434 3 months ago Colleen Bondy LASALLE, ON
4433 3 months ago Anonymous McMinnville , OR
4432 3 months ago Phillip Lamb AVON PARK, FL
4431 3 months ago Paula McGuinn Jensen Beach , FL
4430 4 months ago Lia Serbyn MD
4429 4 months ago Anonymous Margate, FL
4428 4 months ago Susan Church CO
4427 4 months ago Betty Freek Provo, UT
4426 4 months ago Beth Hamilton WINCHESTER, KY
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