Melissa Kelson
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Dr. Melissa Kelson


Professional information

  • Veterinarian, BVetMed MRCVS
About Vet

A native of the UK, Dr. Melissa Kelson has an extensive background in the equine industry working with every type of horse from companion ponies to Olympic gold medal winners. Dr. Kelson obtained Equine Science degrees from DeMontfort University, Lincoln and the University of Wales, Aberystwyth before moving to the USA in 2003 to pursue her equine career. She returned to the UK in 2013 to undertake veterinary medicine the Royal Veterinary College in London. Dr. Kelson has developed many areas of interest over the years including herd health planning, geriatric care, metabolic disease and podiatry and is a Freeman of the Worshipful Company of Farriers. She spends her free time competing in triathlons and running marathons and ultras across the country.

  • Roxbury Township, NJ, US
Spoken languages
  • English
Species treated
  • Horses (Equine)
  • Farm Animals
Areas of interest
  • End of life/Hospice care
  • Endocrinology
  • Dermatology
  • Animal Welfare
  • Dentistry
  • Neurology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Sports Medicine
  • Pathology
  • Emergency
  • New York, US
  • New Jersey, 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

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