Marge Chandler DVM, MS, MANZCVS, DACVN, DACVIM, MRCVS, is a consultant in small animal nutrition at Vets Now Referrals, Glasgow and honorary senior lecturer in internal medicine and clinical nutrition at The University of Edinburgh. She has a Master of Science in Animal Nutrition and a doctor of veterinary medicine degree from Colorado State University (CSU).
Marge completed residency training in small animal internal medicine and veterinary clinical nutrition at CSU and Massey University, New Zealand.
She co-chairs the WSAVA Global Nutrition Committee, is chairman of the American College of Veterinary Nutrition Education Committee, executive board member of the American Academy of Veterinary Nutrition and charter member of the European Veterinary Nutrition Educators Group.
Pet obesity: an ongoing epidemic
Marge Chandler discusses the challenges of dealing with this issue in practice – including assessment, contributing factors, dietary management and owner communication.