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Matthew A. Kopke

Matthew A. Kopke

BSc, BVSc (Hons), Dip. ACVIM (SAIM), Veterinary Nutrition Group, Sydney, Australia


Dr. Kopke obtained his undergraduate, veterinary, and honors degrees from the University of Pretoria, South Africa before undertaking a small animal internal medicine residency at Massey University, New Zealand. After completing his residency, he joined Veterinary Nutrition Group to offer remote consultancy in internal medicine and nutrition, and became a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine in Small Animal Internal Medicine. He also works part-time as a clinical internal medicine specialist.

Contributions from Matthew A. Kopke

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Dogs such as this one are classified as senior

Issue number33.3 Published 15/12/2023

Sarcopenia and weight management in older dogs

Muscle loss, or sarcopenia, in old dogs is a real and frequent problem; this article discusses how best to recognize and treat it

By Matthew A. Kopke