Maddie Topliff is a full-time copywriter and content creator from Des Moines, Iowa. She was previously an intern at Daily Paws, another Dotdash Meredith brand. Her work has been seen on Daily Paws, Entertainment Weekly, People.com, and The Spruce.
About The Spruce Pets
The Spruce Pets, a Dotdash Meredith brand, is a new kind of pets website offering practical, real-life tips and training advice to help you care for your pet. The Spruce Pets reaches 10 million people each month. Learn more about us, our editorial process, and our commitment to ensuring we are providing you with the most trustworthy veterinarian advice.