Ellen Marcinkiewicz


Professional Bio

Ellen is an Australian vet who is currently combining her love of writing with traveling and working across the UK as a relief vet. Ellen graduated from the University of Melbourne in 2012 and is passionate about all things small animal health. Since graduating she has worked in clinical practice, including at a university teaching hospital in New Zealand.

Ellen’s areas of interest revolve around companion animals. She enjoys preventative health, husbandry and home care, and nutrition. She’s also led a charity neutering clinic in Samoa!

When not at work, Ellen enjoys modern calligraphy and yoga. She did her 200 hour yoga teacher training in Greece!

Ellen’s Pets

Dr Ellen finally has the dog she’s always wanted – a gorgeous Borzoi puppy called Yeti. She’s big and growing well, but can be a little boisterous still.

“I love having the ability to educate, and share knowledge and ideas in a creative way.”

Some fun facts

Favourite ice cream

Hazelnut gelato

Film or TV?

TV- I love Buffy the Vampire Slayer!

Coffee or tea?

Green tea

My Work

Here you can see my recent work.

Ellen Marcinkiewicz

Choosing the best food for your dog

With a wide variety of brands and formulations on the market, choosing the right dog…
Ellen Marcinkiewicz

How to accurately measure dog food portions

With more pet food options available than ever before, many owners feel unsure about how…
Ellen Marcinkiewicz

A Vet’s Guide to Parvovirus in Puppies

A highly contagious virus that can have devastating effects, parvovirus in puppies causes severe vomiting…
Ellen Marcinkiewicz
Everything you need to know about arthritis in cats
Ellen Marcinkiewicz
Why Choose an In-Home Vet Visit?
Ellen Marcinkiewicz
How to Improve your Employability as a Vet