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Trained as an allopathic veterinarian and practiced as such for ten years. He is founder and chief of staff of Veterinary Hospitals of New York, two veterinary practices on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. He is a Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist by the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society and has had extensive post graduate training in Chinese Herbal Medicine. Member of the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society, AVMA, NYCVMA, American Association of Feline Practitioners, PeTA, National Center orf Homeopathy, Association of Veterinarians for Animal Rights, the American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association, and the American Academy of Veterinary Acupuncture. He is a Teaching Assistant for the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society certification course.

Dr. Raclyn has appeared on TV many times, including Everyday with Joan Lunden, MTV, New York Views with Roz Abrams, New York Channel 4 Live at Five, Fox News at Noon, Inside Edition (as an authority on Alternative Veterinary Medicine), the TV Food Network (as a holistic nutritional consultant), American Journal, Fox Pet News, Japan's National Television (Fuji Television) (as an expert on veterinary acupuncture. He has been quoted and featured extensively in many newspapers and magazines, including the New York Times, Crains Magazine, The American Animal Hospital Association Magazine, NY Dogs, Cat Fancy, Self Magazine, Glamour Magazine, and has recently been a contributing writer to the new Pat Lazarus book, "Keep Your Dog Healthy the Natural Way". He is currently writing a column for Natural Living Magazine.

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