Meet Our Team

Ever wonder who is behind the scenes at Canine Journal®? Our team has a combined 290+ years of experience when it comes to our canine friends, both personally and professionally. Each of our writers is committed to providing the most in-depth and unbiased information via research, reviews, and stories to ensure you have all the guidance you need for every aspect of caring for your beloved pup.

Expertise You Can Trust

Several of our writers are licensed veterinarians who have dedicated their lives to improving the lives of pets and their owners.

Our writers have been featured in many notable media outlets, including The Washington Post, NBC News, Newsweek, The New York Times’ Wirecutter, Reader’s Digest, Forbes, Money, People, Entrepreneur, and countless others. View our press page to see some highlights.

We also have several veterinarians (DVM) who review health content for medical accuracy, and a licensed insurance professional who checks insurance content for compliance and accuracy.

Learn more about our dog experts and view their articles by clicking on their photos below.

Alex Schenker with Lily dog
Alex Schenker
CEO
Michelle Schenker with Barley dog
Michelle Schenker
COO & Licensed Insurance Professional
Jeff Butler with Gary dog
Jeff Butler
Analytics, SEO & Affiliate Partnerships
Kimberly Alt and Sally dog
Kimberly Alt
Research & Content Strategy

 

Sadie and Georgie dog
Sadie Cornelius
Creative & Content Marketing
Julie Fritz with Roxy dog
Julie Fritz
Research & Writing
Sally Jones with dog
Sally Jones
Research, Writing & Editing
Alison Foucault
Alison Foucault
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

 

Katherine Baldwin with dog
Katherine Baldwin
Veterinarian
Alayna Wilson with Molly
Alayna Wilson
Web Development
Dr. Elizabeth Racine headshot
Elizabeth Racine, DVM
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
JoAnna Pendergrass, DVM headshot
JoAnna Pendergrass, DVM
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

You’re also welcome to get in touch with your feedback or questions. Thanks for reading and stopping by to get to know us. Here’s to keeping dogs smiling and their tails a-waggin’.