Catherine Barnette DVM
Dr. Barnette is a graduate of the University of Florida, where she received both her B.S. in Zoology and her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM). She has 15 years of clinical experience as a small animal veterinarian, treating dogs, cats, and occasional exotic patients. She now works as a freelance veterinary writer, creating educational content for veterinarians, veterinary team members, and dedicated pet owners. Dr. Barnette lives in southwest Florida with her husband and daughter (plus two cats, a dog, and a rescued dove!) and enjoys kayaking, biking, and hiking. Learn more about Dr. Barnette at www.linkedin.com/in/catherinebarnette.
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Advice If your kitten is failing to thrive in the early weeks, check them out for fading kitten syndrome
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Vet's guide Looking for information on how to help a kitten with diarrhea? This simple advice from a vet is well worth following
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Vet's Guide These expert-approved kitten training trips will teach good behaviors and important social skills
Advice Welcoming a new kitty to your clutter? Learn how to introduce a kitten to a cat with a vet's four-step guide
Vet's guide Wondering, ‘What breed is my dog?’ Our expert vet is here to help you work it out.
Vet's guide Cat throwing up white foam? Our expert vet shares the signs you must watch out for
Vet's guide Cat walking in circles? Expert vet Dr. Cathy Barnette reveals the possible causes of this behavior and when you should be concerned
Advice Find out why veterinarians prescribe gabapentin for dogs, and everything you need to know about this medication
Advice How long can a dog go without eating? Our vet reveals some of the most common causes your pup may be off their food and when to be concerned
Advice Should I elevate my cat’s food bowl? Our vet outlines which cats can benefit and the best bowl to choose
Advice While there are several types of dog food allergy tests, our vet explains why opting for a food trial is still your best option
Advice Why does my cat scratch the wall? We got vet, Dr Catherine Barnette, to reveal all on why this happens and ways to prevent it from happening again
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