I am a small animal general practice veterinarian with a passion for writing and editing. I bring a unique and credible voice to the table that engages both professionals and laypeople alike.
Hemorrhagic Gastroenteritis (HGE) in Dogs
A blog post on hemorrhagic gastroenteritis (HGE) in dogs, written for Great Pet Care. This article was intended for the average pet owner seeking information on this serious canine condition.
Hip Dysplasia in Dogs: Causes, Prevention, Signs and Treatment
A blog post on hip dysplasia in dogs featuring the CareCredit credit card.
Merck Animal Health Orbax Promo, July 2019
This email promotion was sent to veterinary practice owners and managers to increase sales of Orbax, a veterinary-exclusive antibiotic medication. I wrote the copy and tagline to emphasize the product's distinctive features, in accordance with the client's specifications. As a veterinarian, I was also able to add unique insight regarding the use of this product which helped direct the creative process.
Deworming: Plan, Purge, Protect
An article discussing strategic deworming in horses, geared toward the knowledgeable horse owner who wants the best care possible for their horses. This article was copywritten to promote the use of Farnam deworming products.
Clinical Review: Leptospirosis in Dogs
This technical article was published in The Veterinary Clinic Journal, a quarterly publication geared towards veterinarians and veterinary practice owners. The article provides an in-depth review of the clinical features of Leptospirosis in a format that is engaging and easy to read. The article begins on page 5 of the linked publication.
Dog Ear Infections: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, and Prevention
This discussion of the common signs and symptoms of canine ear infections is currently the AKC's top-ranked article for SEO.
Broad-Spectrum Parasite Protection: Do Your Clients Know the Common Parasitic Risks?
A more technical article targeted towards veterinarians, sponsored by Elanco. The purpose of the article was to shed light on common factors affecting parasite control in companion animals, particularly client compliance.
What to do with feral and community cats?
A blog post focusing on the controversial topic of feral cat management. This article is directed at the cat-loving lay audience and was designed to be informative while staying within strict legal and regulatory guidelines.
Atopic Dermatitis in Companion Animals
This article was published in the inaugural issue of the Veterinary Clinic Journal, a professional publication geared toward general practice veterinarians and veterinary practice managers. This is a more technical piece detailing the diagnosis and treatment of atopic dermatitis in canine and feline patients. The article begins on page 9 of the linked publication.
Car Sickness in Dogs
The Daily Wag! is a light-hearted but informative blog devoted to educating pet owners and dog walkers about canine health and behavior. This article was part of the Wag! summer series, focusing on common concerns for dogs throughout the season.
What temperature is too cold for chickens?
An informative blog post on the care and keeping of backyard chickens, intended for a lay audience.
Can My Dog Have a Stroke?
An informative article for a lay audience on a common medical condition in dogs, including its signs and symptoms, differential diagnoses, and prognosis.
Can Dogs Get Measles?
An educational article discussing whether this hot topic in human health can impact our pets.
Weight Management for Cats: Dealing With An Overweight Cat
A blog article discussing the prevalence of feline obesity, its possible causes, and actionable items for pet owners to prevent and address obesity in their cats.
5 Ways to Improve Your Dog's Confidence
A blog post to help owners of anxious dogs better understand canine behavior. The article contains several actionable items for pet owners to work on at home.