Katy Nelson, DVM


Dr. Katy Nelson is an associate veterinarian at the BelleHaven Animal Medical Centre in Alexandria, Va., as well as the host and executive producer of The Pet Show with Dr. Katy on Washington D.C.’s NewsChannel 8. She’s also known as “Dr. Pawz” on DC’s all news radio station WTOP, and is a frequent guest on Fox News, CNBC, the TODAY Show, HuffPost Live, and can soon be seen on NatGeo Wild’s Unlikely Animal Friends.

Dr. Nelson serves as Medical Director of Pet Health for Stop Aging Now and AllergiPal, and provides valuable media and marketing services to pet targeted companies through her consulting firm KJN Pet Marketing. A proud mom to four (two humans and two dogs), a nutrition and fitness devotee, and a dedicated animal rescue advocate, Dr. Nelson still carves out time for family, friends and numerous charitable organizations in the D.C. area and beyond.