Case referral

We help you offer the best nutritional support to your patients.

How can we help you?

Expert Pet Nutrition is a support service for veterinary clinicians. We can help you offer the best nutritional management plan for your patients.
It is easy!

Option 1

If you are located in Ireland, you can refer your client for an in-person appointment by Dr Villaverde, in Midleton (county Cork), at Skinvet ( and at Veterinary Specialists Ireland ( in Summerhill, County Meath. Please email contact@expertpetnutrition if you are interested. !

Option 2

Remote consult. Follow these steps.


Download the forms to refer the case

One form needs to be completed by the veterinary team and one by the pet carers


Complete the forms in as much detail as possible

This information, together with the relevant diagnostics, will allow us to assess the patient’s situation and to provide you with the appropriate nutritional support recommendation.


Send us the information

Send both forms (completed by the veterinary team and the pet carers), recent labwork and other pertinent diagnostics to We will start assessing your case right away.
Alternatively, you can fill in the veterinary team form online (see below), upload the pet carer form and diagnostics, and submit with a click.


We send you a report with our recommendations

In a few days you will receive a document with our nutritional evaluation and feeding plan proposal for your case:

For home-made diets we provide information for pet carers: recipe, preparation and storage.

  • Diet choice
  • Feeding management
  • Daily amounts

Note for pet carers

Our service works exclusively through primary care veterinary teams to ensure the best care and follow up for the patient. We recommend that you consult with your veterinary team if you have questions regarding your pet’s diet, and they are welcome to consult us with any questions at or on this website.

The payment can be done by bank transfer or by credit card/PayPal.

Forms to refer the case

(for veterinary team)

1. Referral clinic information:

Nombre: Doctor’s name *
Phone number
Clinic’s name
Clinic’s address *
* *The fees provided include appropriate taxes if the clinic has a valid intra-community VAT number for operations within EU countries. If not, a VAT tax rate of 23% will be added on top of the fees. You can check if your VAT number is valid for EU intra-community operations here.

2. Patient information:

Species *: CanineFeline
Sex *: MaleFemale
Spayed/neutered? *: YesNo
Patient name *
Last name of client *
Reason for referral
Brief medical history
Current clinical condition *
Current medical treatments
Other comments

3. Nutritional status of the patient:

Body condition score *
Utilice los siguientes documentos para contestar:
Body condition score for dogs / Body condition score for cats

Muscle condition score *
Use the following to answer this question:
Muscle condition score for dogs / Muscle condition score for cats

Normal muscle massMild muscle wastingModerate muscle wastingSevere muscle wasting

Current body weight (kg) *
Normal body weight
Does the patient show problems with...
If yes, specify
Please attach the diet history formed (can be downloaded here) completed by the pet carers
Please attach recent lab work and any relevant diagnostics

Thank you for your collaboration, this information is essential to assess the nutritional status of the patient and make the best feeding recommendation possible.
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Do you have further questions?

If you are interested in our services do not hesitate to contact us.