Krista Mifflin

Krista Mifflin is a freelance writer and author with an expertise in dogs. She wrote on the topic for almost six years and authored a book.


  • Author of a book on dogs
  • Contributed pet content to The Spruce for almost six years
  • Freelance writer for over five years


Krista Mifflin is a former writer for The Spruce, contributing articles for almost six years. She raises and trains dogs, including those with special needs including epilepsy, canine hip dysplasia, and socialization issues.


Krista Mifflin was educated in Ontario, Canada.

Awards and Publications

Krista is the author of the book " Guide to Owning a Dog: From Sit and Stay to Positive Play"

Expertise: Dogs
Title: Author

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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