Franny Syufy

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  • Award-winning freelance writer who has written about cats since 1997
  • Author of two pet books

Experience

 

Franny Syufy is a former writer for The Spruce, contributing articles for 16 years. She is a freelance writer and author. Franny has written about cats since February 20, 1997. Franny is a professional member of the Cat Writers' Association (CWA), an international organization of cat writers, photographers, artists, and broadcasters.

Education

In addition to her decades of hands-on experience and intensive research to increase her knowledge of cats, Franny has taken courses on feline anatomy, feline medical conditions, and veterinary terminology.

Awards and Publications

Franny Syufy won awards from CWA for her writing in 2003, 2004, and 2005, along with the prestigious PurinaOne Health Award for her article, "When to Call Your Veterinarian for Your Cat." In 2005, Franny was also honored with the Muse Medallion for her work on The Spruce in CWA's online magazine competition.

Books:

About The Spruce

The Spruce, a Dotdash brand, is a new kind of home website offering practical, real-life tips and inspiration to help you create your best home. The Spruce family of brands, including The Spruce, The Spruce Eats, The Spruce Pets, and The Spruce Crafts collectively reach 30 million people each month.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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