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Lauren Harris, DVM, DACVECC

Critical Care

Specialist, Board Certified in Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care

On The Job

Dr. Lauren Harris loves being part of the BluePearl family. After her residency, she was ecstatic to have the opportunity to join our critical care service, and she enjoys the wide variety of cases seen through the emergency service. Her primary clinical interests include treatment of coagulation disorders and severe trauma.


Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care
Residency, Emergency & Critical Care, BluePearl Veterinary Partners, Tampa FL
Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, BluePearl Veterinary Partners, Tampa FL
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn AL
Bachelor of Science, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Centre College, Danville KY

Off Duty

Dr. Harris is a self-described “workaholic” but also enjoys her time away from the busy hospital environment. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, running along the Tampa Bay waters, reading, crafting and drinking a fine glass of wine.

Select Articles and Publications

Lauren Harris, Miryam Reems, and Sharon Dial (2017) An Unusual Case of Portal Hypertension Secondary to Primary Hypoplasia of the Portal Vein. Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association: November/December 2017, Vol. 53, No. 6, pp. 331-337.

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