Biography Susan is a native New Yorker, but has spent her adult life in the Southern US. She was a CPA until a divorce made her realize that she wished to spend her life helping dogs. She earned a Masters in Agriculture, and then earned a PhD in Biomedical Sciences from the College of Veterinary Medicine at Auburn University, with research in companion animal nutrition. After graduation Susan accepted a post doctoral position at the University of Tennessee, College of Veterinary Medicine with renowned veterinary internists and nutritionists Drs. Joe Bartges and Claudia Kirk who were remarkable teachers. Almost 6 years were spent at the Veterinary School working with the veterinary specialists and senior veterinary students to manage the nutritional aspect of their cases. The students were also trained to use nutrition as part of their medical practice. Susan became a clinical instructor at the Veterinary school in 2006 where she remained until late 2008 when the consulting business became a full time career. Susan is finally living and working within her dream, after a long, winding road.