Lori Arent is the Assistant Director at The Raptor Center (TRC), College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Minnesota (MN). She has a Master’s of Science in Veterinary Physiology from the University of MN. Prior to her current role at TRC, she managed the rehabilitation of 800-1000 raptor patients annually, with a special focus on reconditioning and pre-release preparations. She has authored multiple resources, such as Raptors in Captivity: Guidelines for Care and Management, the resource used by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service for managing a permanent collection of education raptors, as well as the chapter on Avian Anatomy and Physiology in Clinical Anatomy and Physiology for Veterinary Technicians. Lori has also developed a suite of online training courses for raptor rehabilitation professionals and helps teach undergraduate courses and in-person workshops.
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