Niki Parker DVM, MS, DACT

Niki Parker DVM, MS, DACT


Dr. Parker is a graduate of Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine (TUSVM) with over 25 years of experience spanning research, academia, corporate and private clinical practice. She has spoken nationally and internationally; served as a reviewer for multiple scientific veterinary journals; and previously owned and operated 2 small animal practices.

She enjoys art, history, traveling and music and has three very spoiled dogs, Milo, Sage and Shaggy.

Education & Training

  • TUSVM – Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine, 1993
  • Virginia-Maryland regional College of Veterinary Medicine – Master of Science, 1996
  • American College of Theriogenology – Diplomat, 1997

Activities & Honors

Phi Zeta, Link Scholar 

Professional Memberships

  • AVMA
  • FVMA


  • Contributing author - The 5 minute Veterinary Consult, Canine and Feline 2nd edition, Tilly and Smith
  • Contributing author - Practical Small Animal Medicine, Leib and Monroe 1996
  • Prostatic Diseases in the Dog, A Review - Veterinary Medicine, April 2000, 
  • Identifying and Managing of Infertility in the Bitch - September 2000

Recent Articles

What Is the Best Dog Food?

What Is the Best Dog Food?

Niki Parker, DVM, MS, DACT
Jul 30, 2020