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Biography: Jon Bowen

Jon Bowen (© Jon Bowen)

Jon Bowen graduated from the Royal Veterinary College in 1992 and spent eight years working as a veterinary surgeon in general practice. As a result of seeing the impact that pet behaviour problems had on his clients he took a postgraduate diploma in companion animal behaviour counselling at Southampton University. He is the author of numerous book chapters and articles on behaviour, and is a member of the Feline Advisory Bureau behaviour expert panel. Jon sees behaviour problem cases at the RVC, where he is also honorary lecturer in behaviour.

Jon's own menagerie currently consists a five year old Labrador retriever called Harry, a 17 year old black and white cat called Scarlet, and two elderly tortoises called Flash and Harriet.

The views and opinions stated in Jon's articles are the author's own and are for the information of the public only. They do not imply or constitute the involvement, support or endorsement of MORE TH>N, MORE TH>N Pets Insurance or any other insurer or specific insurance product.