Lianne McLeod, DVM

Lianne McLeod DVM - Contributing Writer for About.com Veterinary Medicine
Lianne McLeod, DVM. Contributing Writer for About.com Veterinary Medicine

Lianne McLeod, DVM, is writer and veterinarian who shares her home with four energetic dogs, two of which suffer from severe allergies.

Experience

Dr. McLeod earned her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the Western College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Saskatchewan. She also received a Bachelor of Science degree in biology from Simon Fraser University. Before Dr. McLeod began writing about pet care, she worked several years in small animal practice. She has written extensively about the care and keeping of exotic pets, and was the About.com Guide to Exotic Pets for 11 years.

Lianne McLeod, DVM

About.com's Veterinary Medicine site is a tremendous resource for pet owners, and I look forward to contributing to this resource by providing information on a variety of diseases and conditions that affect dogs and cats. Because medical topics can sometimes be complex and overwhelming, my aim is to translate medical lingo into helpful information for pet owners.

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