Team

We help professionals

We are specialists with more than 10 years of experience in the small animal nutrition field. Our biggest strengths are in supporting the veterinary care team and in providing consulting services to the pet food industry.

Expert Pet Nutrition is a support service that was created with the objective of helping pet care professionals provide solutions to any nutrition and feeding questions in dogs and cats that might arise in their daily work.

Cecilia Villaverde
BVSc, PhD, DACVN, DECVCN, Board Certified Veterinary Nutritionist®

EBVS® European Specialist in Veterinary and Comparative Nutrition

  • She obtained her veterinary degree (2000) and PhD (2005) by the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (UAB), Spain.
  • Worked as a post-doctoral fellow at the University of California, Davis, where she also completed a small animal clinical nutrition.
  • Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Nutrition, ACVN® (Board Certified Veterinary Nutritionist® ) and the European College of Veterinary and Comparative Nutrition, ECVCN (EBVS® European Specialist in Veterinary and Comparative Nutrition).
  • She has worked as adjunct professor at the Departament de Ciencia Animal I dels Aliments and was chief of service of the Nutrition Support Service at the teaching hospital (FHCV) of the UAB from 2010 to 2016.
  • Currently, she is a small animal nutrition consultant for Expert Pet Nutrition and VIN (Veterinary Information Network) and is a member of the Global Nutrition Committee of the World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA).
  • She is past president of ECVCN (2016-2019) and of the working group in clinical nutrition of AVEPA (Asociacion de Veterinarios Especialistas en Pequenos animals), Spain.

Marta Hervera
BVSc, PhD, DECVCN

EBVS® European Specialist in Veterinary and Comparative Nutrition

  • She obtained her veterinary degree (2003) and PhD (2011) by the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (UAB), Spain.
  • Diplomate of the European College of Veterinary and Comparative Nutrition, ECVCN (EBVS® European Specialist in Veterinary and Comparative Nutrition).
  • She has worked as a nutrition specialist at the teaching hospitals of UAB (FHCV) and the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vétérinaire de Oniris (CHUV, Nantes).
  • She is the founder and a consultant of Expert Pet Nutrition.
  • She is the nutrition specialist of the FHCV and CHUV Oniris.

Cecilia Villaverde
VBVSc, PhD, DACVN, DECVCN, Board Certified Veterinary Nutritionist®

EBVS® European Specialist in Veterinary and Comparative Nutrition

  • She obtained her veterinary degree (2000) and PhD (2005) by the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (UAB), Spain.
  • Worked as a post-doctoral fellow at the University of California, Davis, where she also completed a small animal clinical nutrition.
  • – Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Nutrition, ACVN® (Board Certified Veterinary Nutritionist® ) and the European College of Veterinary and Comparative Nutrition, ECVCN (EBVS® European Specialist in Veterinary and Comparative Nutrition).
  • She has worked as adjunct professor at the Departament de Ciencia Animal I dels Aliments and was chief of service of the Nutrition Support Service at the teaching hospital (FHCV) of the UAB from 2010 to 2016.
  • Currently, she is a small animal nutrition consultant for Expert Pet Nutrition and VIN (Veterinary Information Network) and is a member of the Global Nutrition Committee of the World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA).
  • She is past president of ECVCN (2016-2019) and of the working group in clinical nutrition of AVEPA (Asociacion de Veterinarios Especialistas en Pequenos animals), Spain.

Marta Hervera
BVSc, PhD, DECVCN

EBVS® European Specialist in Veterinary and Comparative Nutrition

  • She obtained her veterinary degree (2003) and PhD (2011) by the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (UAB), Spain.
  • Diplomate of the European College of Veterinary and Comparative Nutrition, ECVCN (EBVS® European Specialist in Veterinary and Comparative Nutrition).
  • She has worked as a nutrition specialist at the teaching hospitals of UAB (FHCV) and the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vétérinaire de Oniris (CHUV, Nantes).
  • She is the founder and a consultant of Expert Pet Nutrition.
  • She is the nutrition specialist of the FHCV and CHUV Oniris.

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