Ned Buyukmihci is a doctor of veterinary medicine, specializing in veterinary ophthalmology, and founder of the Association of Veterinarians for Animal Rights. In August 2003, he took up a position as director of the Animal Protection Institute's primate sanctuary for non-human primates in Dilley, Texas. 
- The Association of Veterinarians for Animal Rights.
- "What's in a Name?", Animal Issues, Volume 34 Number 3, Fall 2003.