Ernie Ward
Ernie Ward
Founder
Seaside Animal Care & Dog Gone Healthy

Ernie graduated in 1992 from the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine Ernie is "America’s Pet Advocate”, and an internationally recognized veterinarian. Ernie is known for his innovations in general small animal practice, nutrition and pet obesity, and advocating for the special needs of senior dogs and cats. Ernie is the founder of Seaside Animal Care, a National Practice of Excellence Award-winning small animal veterinary clinic, and DogGone Healthy, a practice dedicated to nutritional, behavioural and integrative care. Ernie established the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention (APOP) in 2005 and is a founding member of several professional organizations. You can find Ernie on his popular YouTube Channel, Off Label Veterinary News, and he is creator and producer of one of the most downloaded veterinary podcasts, Veterinary Viewfinder, tackling the toughest contemporary topics in veterinary medicine.

Qualifications: DVM CVFT