The Perils of Working From Home with a Demanding Cat

Dr. Karyn Kanowski, BVSc MRCVS (Vet)

Karyn comes from Queensland, Australia, and has lived in the UK for the past 10 years. In 2010, she graduated from The University of Queensland School of Veterinary Science and also has a Bachelor’s degree in Zoology. She is passionate about using evidence, experience, and owner collaboration to provide the best solutions for pets, and believes in making reliable information about animal health accessible to all. Dr. Karyn shares her home with five cats, four dogs, and one husband. When she is not practising as a veterinary surgeon, she spends her time writing, gardening, and cleaning up pet hair!

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Camping Etiquette for Pets and Their People

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Catster’s Guide to Winter Holiday Hazards (With Safety Tips)

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Caring for Pet Birds 101

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How to Keep Your Dog Cool in the Sizzling Summer Heat Waves

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17 Amazing Video Games About Cats (with Trailers)

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My Cat Brought Me a Mouse, What Should I Do?

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