Author | Heather Lewellen, DVM

Heather Lewellen, DVM

Dr. Lewellen is Medical Editor for Advanstar Communications.

Articles

The idiosyncrasies of itchy cats

Cats are not small dogswe've heard that before. It's never quite so true in veterinary medicine as for a dermatologist!

The lowdown on cannabis in veterinary medicine

Fresh from the 2016 Nestl Purina Companion Animal Nutrition Summit, a look at what we know about this plant's powers in people and pets.

An entre into functional foods: Golden paste, bone broth and medicinal mushrooms

Fresh from the 2016 Nestl Purina Companion Animal Nutrition Summit, lets look at a few culinary curiosities your veterinary clients might be begging for.

Nutrition leaving a bad taste in YOUR mouth?

Temperature, pulse, respiration, pain assessment and nutritional assessment. Face it, assessing nutrition and serving up solid recommendations is vital to keep your veterinary patients healthyand your "foodie" clients happy.