Joan Capuzzi
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Dr. Joan Capuzzi


Professional information

  • Veterinarian, VMD
About Vet

Dr. Capuzzi graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, and has provided veterinary care for dogs and cats for over 25 years. She enjoys diagnostic challenges, brainstorming with clients about different options for addressing pets’ health issues, explaining the mechanisms behind animals’ health problems and providing second opinions. She also likes dispensing simple tips in the areas of pet nutrition, behavior and preventive health. Dr. Capuzzi is also dedicated to her second career as a professional journalist, and has written for publications including Time Magazine, the Philadelphia Inquirer and Business Philadelphia Magazine. She also wrote a book about dogs (Puppies, Globe Pequot Press).

  • Newtown Square, PA, US
Spoken languages
  • English
Species treated
  • Dogs (Canine)
  • Cats (Feline)
Areas of interest
  • Animal Welfare
  • Behavior
  • Immunology
  • Dermatology
  • Emergency
  • Endocrinology
  • Nutrition
  • Ophthalmology
  • Toxicology
  • Pennsylvania, US
  • Consult on diet, nutrition & exercise
  • Consult on general health & wellness
  • Consult on behavioral issues
  • Navigating nutrition from the new baby to the senior pet
  • Optimizing your new puppy or kitten experience
  • Tips and tricks on pet grooming techniques
  • Pet training, house training and litter box training

Online veterinarian and virtual pet care services available on-demand.

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