Celebrate the Transforming Power of Animals with

Kristen Nelson, D.V.M.


Dr. Nelson's first book 
Coated With Fur:  A Vet's Life celebrates the deep bond between humans and animals. Set in a veterinary practice, the book chronicles Kris' triumphs and trials as a young woman owning her first animal hospital.  Experience each day as she did, from the joy of saving a dog's leg to the agony of losing a long-term patient. Marvel at what it took to untangle a snake stuck in a doorway, scaring the society ladies in the waiting room. Through it all, embrace the unconditional love that exists when we open ourselves to the wonders of the human-animal bond. 

Coated With Fur:  A Blind Cat’s Love
continues the story of a young woman who opened a veterinary hospital in Burnsville, Minn.  Marvel when a blind cat helps Adam overcome a physical limitation. Follow Kris as she tries to collect a semen sample from Ivan the shy Doberman, saves the life of a struggling Chihuahua and delivers Ashley’s adorable golden retriever puppies.  Meet Snowflake, a white cat that fights hard to stay alive, and Lilah, the friendly, pregnant German shepherd. Through it all, experience the sheer joy and challenges of being a veterinarian.
     Coated With Fur: A Vet's Life     Coated With Fur: A Blind Cat's Love

***Available at Changing Hands Bookstore,
Amazon.com & Barnes&Noble.com.
E-book version compatible with all readers available at Smashwords.com.***

Dr. Nelson established a family of websites dedicated to helping students achieve their dream of entering professional school.


How to Write a Personal Statement for Veterinary CollegeHow to Interview for Veterinary CollegeIn order to assist aspiring candidates (even as young as high school) enter the wonderful field of veterinary medicine, she has written two works for sale to veterinary college applicants.  The first addresses writing a personal statement and the second is a guide to the veterinary college interview.  Both works may be purchased at vetschoolapp.com.  This site also contains tips for becoming a veterinarian.


How to Write a Personal Comments Essay for Medical CollegeHow to Interview for Medical CollegeDr. Nelson is a member of the Physician's Consulting Network.  Medschoolapp.com contains tips for writing the personal comments essay required for admission to medical school.  "How To Write A Personal Comments Essay For Medical College" discusses writing the essay in greater detail and is available for purchase through the site.  A second guide "How To Interview For Medical College" is also available to help students handle one of the most important interview of their lives. 


How to Write a Personal Essay for Dental CollegeHow to Interview for Dental CollegeStudents interested in the field of dentistry, will benefit from "How To Write A Personal Essay For Dental College" and "How To Interview For Dental College".  Both guides are available at