Rebecca Sweat is a freelance writer specializing in pet, health and family topics. Over the last two years, she has published more than 3,000 magazine, newspaper and website articles, along with two books on animal health topics.
She studied advertising and journalism at Michigan State University. After graduating college, she worked for publishing houses in California and Illinois. She currently lives in Texas with her husband, two teenage sons, an Amazon parrot and an English Springer Spaniel.