Dr. Callie Harris is a 2008 graduate of Tuskegee University’s School of Veterinary Medicine. After graduation, she completed a one-year rotating small animal internship at the Veterinary Specialty Hospital of the Carolinas in Cary, North Carolina. During her internship, she developed a love for emergency medicine and critical care, and has worked as an emergency veterinarian at Cobb and Cherokee Emergency Veterinary Clinics, which are fast-paced, high-volume specialty practices in Metro-Atlanta since 2009. In December 2016, Harris joined Nestle Purina PetCare as a full-time veterinarian. In her role as veterinary communications manager, she provides support for veterinary teaching hospitals throughout the Southeast and technical education support for Purina’s veterinary sales division. She also works closely with Purina Brand and Public Relations by participating in various media platforms to connect with the veterinary and pet-loving communities.

Harris has a special interest in emergency medicine, ultrasound and nutrition. She loves working with a variety of cases and meeting clients from all walks of life. She currently resides in Atlanta, Georgia, with her husband, her hyper Bichon/Poodle mix, feisty shih-tzu/Chihuahua mix and a senior citizen terrier mix. When Harris is not working, she can be found on the dance floor! She is a former part-time ballroom dance instructor in Buckhead. She also loves to travel and visit the theater.


Panel: When Groomers and Vets Unite for Pet Health