Marty Becker, DVM

Advisory Board

For close to 20 years, Dr. Becker has been the popular veterinary contributor on ABC’s Good Morning America. He is a founding member of The Dr. Oz Show’s Core Team Oz and a member of the Dr. Oz Medical Advisory Panel. In April 2012, the World Small Animal Veterinary Association named him the recipient of their annual WSAVA Hill’s Excellence in Veterinary Healthcare Award (also known as the Global Companion Animal Veterinarian of the Year). He is the Chief Veterinary Correspondent for the American Humane Association and a member of the AHA Board of Directors. He has written 23 books that have sold more than 7 million copies, including three New York Times best sellers. He has been a contributor to Parade magazine, Reader’s Digest and Dr. Becker is an adjunct professor at his alma mater, the Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine as well as College of Veterinary Medicine at Colorado State University and the Research Center for Human-Animal Interaction at the University of Missouri’s College of Veterinary Medicine. He has lectured at every veterinary school in the United States and been named Companion Animal Veterinarian of the year by Delta Society (Now Pet Partners) and the American Veterinary Medical Association. He practices, when his schedule allows, at two veterinary hospitals in north Idaho because he loves veterinary medicine, pets and the people who care for them.