Katherine Baldwin

 BVetMed(Hons) CertAVP(SAM) MRCVS

Professional Bio

Katherine qualified from the Royal Veterinary College, London in 2010. She started working across small animal, farm and equine sectors. From here, her passion for medicine grew and she completed an internship in a specialist referral hospital. She spent the next 7 years working in a busy, 24-hour small animal hospital in Cambridgeshire providing routine and emergency care.

Her professional interests are in medical workups, oncology, and ultrasonography. She is passionate about client education and empowering pet owners with knowledge to improve patient welfare and access to veterinary services.

Katherine lives in Cambridge. She enjoys the great outdoors and being active, is always keen to try something new and loves spending time with family and friends. She loves to travel and can normally be found daydreaming about a far-flung destination or planning the next adventure.

Katherine Baldwin, vet and pet writer

Katherine’s Pets

Dr Katherine is owned by Ted, a faithful but mischievous black Labrador with superpowers to sniff out a picnic or abandoned snack. They can be found together on long, muddy walks or lounging on the sofa catching up on the latest Netflix series.

“I love the challenge of summarising a large volume of information or a complex idea into something accessible and informative suited to the audience”

Some fun facts

Favourite holiday?

Beach, mountains, and a cocktail!

Film or TV?

Box set all the way!

Favourite animal

Don’t make me choose!

My Work

Here you can see my recent work.

Katherine Baldwin

Can dogs eat hot dogs?

A hot dog cooked on the grill may seem simply irresistible to your furry friend;…
Katherine Baldwin

MDR-1 in Dogs

The study of dog genetics is revealing more about the health of our canine companions…