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Leon Scrutchfield

Professor Emeritus


Phone: (979) 845-3541

Mailstop: 4475

Department: VLCS

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Awards Received

1993 Clinicain Educator of the Year by the Texas Academy of Veterianry Practice; 1996 Texas Veterinary Medical Association Faculty Achievement Award; 1997 Wiley Professorship for Teaching Excellence; 1990-91, 1997 The Association of Former Students of TAMU Faculty Distinguished Teaching Award; 2004 American Association of Equine Practitioners Distinguished Educator Award


  • M.S. , Texas A&M University 1979
  • D.V.M. , University of Missouri - Columbia 1965

Scholarly Interests

Dr. Scrutchfield was a major contributor to the continuing education of veterinarians in equine dentistry. He was involved in over 35 Equine Dentistry seminars/wet laboratories in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Italy, South Africa, and Australia between 1990 and 2015.

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