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A dedicated team of board-certified veterinarians and professional pet journalists.

Information about your pet’s health shouldn’t be confusing. We work with experienced veterinary professionals and talented pet writers who are committed to delivering accurate, easy-to-understand content that you can count on.

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Your pet’s wellbeing is important—so, don’t leave it up to chance. Our content is written or reviewed by board-certified veterinarians, licensed veterinary technicians, credentialed animal behaviorists, and professional trainers. Learn more about them.

Hanie Elfenbein, DVM
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Natasha Feduik, LVT
Natasha Feduik, LVTLearn more
Catherine Barnette, DVM
Catherine Barnette, DVMLearn more
Christopher Pinard, DVM
Christopher Pinard, DVMLearn more
Elizabeth Racine, DVM
Elizabeth Racine, DVMLearn more
Emily Swiniarski, DVM
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Joanna Woodnutt, BVM
Joanna Woodnutt, BVMLearn more
Sarah Lynn Wallace, DVM
Sarah Lynn Wallace, DVMLearn more
Sarah J. Wooten, DVM
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Stephanie Liff, DVM
Stephanie Liff, DVMLearn more
Wailani Sung, DVM
Wailani Sung, DVMLearn more
Victoria Schade, CPDT-KA
Victoria Schade, CPDT-KALearn more
Liz McCalley, DVM
Liz McCalley, DVMLearn more
Natalie Marks, DVM
Natalie Marks, DVMLearn more
Monica Tarantino, DVM
Monica Tarantino, DVMLearn more
Sarah Dodd BVSC, MSc
Sarah Dodd BVSC, MScLearn more
Sylvalyn Simpson, DVM
Sylvalyn Simpson, DVMLearn more

Meet Our Authors

Our contributors are professional writers and journalists who have worked for well-known print and digital publications. They’re top-notch researchers, expert interviewers, and diehard animal lovers. Learn more about them.

Lauren Krouse
Lauren Krouse
Cassie Shortsleeve
Cassie Shortsleeve
Cheryl Lock
Cheryl Lock
Dana Mortensen
Dana Mortensen
Elizabeth Xu
Elizabeth Xu
Emily Shiffer
Emily Shiffer
Jackie Brown
Jackie Brown
Kate Hughes
Kate Hughes
Molly Petrilla
Molly Petrilla
Paula Fitzsimmons
Paula Fitzsimmons
Sophie Vershbow
Sophie Vershbow
Jodi Helmer
Jodi Helmer
Lavanya Sunkara
Lavanya Sunkara
Monica Weymouth
Monica Weymouth
Jen Phillips April
Jen Phillips April

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