Author | Carla Johnson, DVM

Carla Johnson, DVM

Carla Johnson, DVM, practices emergency medicine at Berkeley Dog and Cat Hospital in Berkeley, California, and general practice at Cameron Veterinary Hospital in Sunnyvale, California. Her nonveterinary loves are writing, Dressage with her Iberian warmblood mare, Synergy; watercolor painting on yupo; vinyasa yoga; and running with her dog Tyson. Try as she might, her curly-coated Scottish Fold, Hootie, refuses to go jogging with her.


CBD: Forget the legal issues—does it work in veterinary patients?

Experts share their experience and expertise on what we know about cannabidiol use in dogs and cats.

Whats new, whats tried-and-true: An update on small animal seizure management

Veterinary neurologist Dr. Michelle Carnes discusses updated terminology and effective management of epileptic dogs and cats.

Get on top of rehab in your veterinary clinic

Why your practice can and should offer physical therapy and rehabilitation services.

Scale back to fight superbugs: A look at antimicrobial usage in your veterinary patients

When it comes to bacterial strains like MRSA affecting humans, trying to fight off the resistance isn't futile. Here are questions you can ponder before every case to keep antibiotics going strong in pets.