SlimKitty Contributors

ikDenise van Lent is a Dutch biologist specialized in feline behavior and obesity. She is the owner of the institute for animal welfare and behavior ‘lekker in je vacht’ which translates to “comfortable in your fur”. It is an organisation for research and knowledge transfer regarding the well-being and welfare of pets. The institute offers personal support per email consultation.

Melianie Cho is a pet product reviewer for Real Smart, one of Australia’s fastest growing online department stores. Being a pet lover herself, Melianie also serves as one of its resident bloggers. She has guest authored in other pet-related sites as well, sharing tips and information for pet parents online.


Dr EloiseWith 7 years of small animal practice, Dr.Eloise Bright came to Love That Pet as animal lover and advocate for all animals from baby birds to stray kittens. With two sons in tow and hubby, Eloise mainly practices in Sydney, Australia. Meet her and the dog, Duster, and cat, Jimmy, on her profile page.


Avery Morrison, is a pet enthusiast who owns and occasionally contributes to pet blogs.

Maggie Marton

Maggie Marton, author of
Maggie Marton is an award-winning pet writer who focuses on the animal-human bond in her writing and her advocacy. She also writes the dog blog

Lindsay Stordahl (2)Lindsay Stordahl –

Lindsay Stordahl maintains the dog blog where she writes about dog training, dog exercise, dog adoption and more. She also owns the dog running and pet sitting business Run That Mutt. She has a Lab mix named Ace and two naughty cats, Beamer and Scout.


lorie hustonLorie Huston, DVM

Lorie Huston is an accomplished veterinarian, an award winning blogger, a talented author and a certified veterinary journalist. She is available for writing assignments, blogging and social media consultation, and SEO strategy.

Kimberly Gauthier is the Fur Mom to 4 dogs and founder of Keep the Tail Wagging, an online magazine for dog lovers. By sharing her experience as a dog mom to 4 pups, Kimberly hopes to help others make better choices for their dogs too. When she’s not laughing with her boyfriend or playing with her dogs, she can be found writing, taking pictures, reading, or watching movies.



Stephanie Caruthers is the owner of Southern Wag Pet Accessories. She currently is living in Sasebo, Japan alongside her husband who is serving in the US Navy. She makes the most of her husband’s frequent deployments by sewing handmade dog and cat accessories.With no family near by and no kiddos to chase around, her two Golden Retrievers and two cats keep her pretty busy. When she is not sewing or spoiling her fur-kids, she is soaking up all the sights, sounds and tastes Japan has to offer.


Susan C. Willett – Life with Dogs and Cats.

Susan is the creative force behind the award-winning website Life with Dogs and Cats. She lives with her husband and son on the first ridge of the Watchung Mountains in New Jersey, along with three dogs and four cats—all rescues. A photographer, writer and blogger, Susan finds inspiration all around her: hiding in a box, splashing through a mud puddle, or taking up an entire couch. On her website, Susan posts original stories, articles, photography, poetry, and humor. A recipient of the coveted BlogPaws Nose-to-Nose Award, Susan is a member of the Cat Writers Association and the Dog Writers Association of America. Her work has appeared in print and online in DWAA’s Ruff Drafts and on Catster, Mousebreath and The Pet Museum.

Author PictureStacey Van Horn – Blogger,

Stacey Van Horn is the force behind Crazy Dog Life. I live in Port Richey, FL with my husband, daughter, grandson, and two very spoiled dogs. We were involved with dog rescue from 1997 to 2012 and still love helping animals whenever we can. I hope to highlight all the joys and fun a relationship with a pet can bring you. I am a Wife, Mother, Nana, Writer, Web Designer, and animal lover extraordinaire who loves sharing what I think and learn about this crazy adventure we call life.


Bio photo 2Janet Keefe – Blogger, Wag ‘N Woof Pets

Jan is a part time bookkeeper, though her passion is blogging about pets. She formerly co-owned a pet sitting business, but writing has always been her dream. Jan grew up with many cats, as well as rabbits and birds, and came to love dogs as well later in life. She enjoys writing about her family of pets which includes two cats, Samantha and Conrad, and three dogs, Sheba, a golden retriever, Cricket, a beagle, and Luke, a Labrador retriever mix puppy

carmaGuest Blogger Carma Poodale & mom from Carma Poodale’s Blog.

After years of wanting a cat, the time was apparently right because Molly Mew came to us by way of rescue. How that little kitten held on for those 50 miles under the hood of the car we will never know. She is all we ever wanted in a kitten and more and has brought lots of happiness and laughter to our home.


lorenLoren Sztajer, Collarific Dog Bandanas

Loren is a retired web and communications professional, and mom to black cat Boo and golden retrievers Buddy and Watson. Her shop, Collarific Dog Bandanas, which offers sizes appropriate for cats, can be found at and

Melissa & Truffles are co-bloggers at Mochas, Mysteries and Meows.

As a little girl in her playpen, Melissa had a stack of books in one corner and a cat in the other. Over 30 years later she is still happiest when surrounded by cats and books, and has found her bliss blogging about her two passions. Truffles, the tortie is her muse and the light of her life.



JoAnn Stancer, Sand Springs Chesepeakes with Marsh Kitty

JoAnn is a Veterinary Technician who has over two decades of clinical experience with small animals. JoAnn has a hobby farm with her husband John where they raise a variety of birds and breed their Chesapeakes Bay Retrievers (CBR). JoAnn lives with three dogs and one cat along with the spirit of her foundation stud “Norman”. She is currently training and running hunt test competitions, competing in dock jumping, lure coursing, as well as showing “Gambler” & “Glory” in the conformation ring. JoAnn also enjoys keeping her website, facebook page and blog up to date with the current happenings of the Sand Spring Chesapeake gang.


Emma, My GBGV Life with Bert


I’m Emma the GBGV, Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen, a rare breed. I was born in England in 2006, spent some time in Germany, and now live in the US along with my big Kuvasz sister Katie, little GBGV sister Bailie, and cats Bert, and Sophie. I’m obsessed with wabbits, am well traveled, love to bake, and enjoy sharing my fun stories about going through life as a French Scent Hound.




Robin Mudge, Playful Kitty with Cinco and Manna
Robin Mudge is the Detroit based blogger behind Playful Kitty. Besides spending time with her 2 cats, she also enjoys working as an actress, singing, dancing and other creative pursuits. She is passionate about animals, art, and education.

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