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Ana Luísa Lourenço

Ana Luísa Lourenço

BVSc, PhD, Dip. ECVCN, University of Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro, Villa Real, Portugal


Dr. Lourenço obtained both her animal science and veterinary degrees at the University of Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro (UTAD), and remained there whilst researching for her PhD. She then completed an alternative residency in small animal nutrition at Ghent and Utrecht University. A recognized specialist, Dr. Lourenço is currently assistant professor at the School of Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences of UTAD and is board-certified in veterinary nutrition by the European College of Veterinary and Comparative Nutrition.

Contributions from Ana Luísa Lourenço

Browse between the articles contributions from this author below.

Most cats will enjoy drinking milk – but this does not mean that it is good for them, especially if given to excess

Issue number31.3 Published 17/08/2022

FAQs about cat nutrition

The feline species is unique in many ways, and none more so than in its nutritional requirements, as illustrated in this question-and-answer paper from Ana Lourenço.

By Ana Luísa Lourenço