Marilyn Syarto has been an editor for The Spruce Pets since 2019. She is a seasoned professional writer, editor, and author who contributes to respected print and online publishers with a focus on lifestyle topics, including pets. Marilyn is also proud to have raised two cats that reached the ripe old ages of 18 and 21.
- Marilyn has over 30 years experience in cat ownership, products, food, healthcare, and behavior.
- Reviewer and writer for Best Reviews, as well as pet food and product descriptions for Walmart's online shopping site.
Marilyn Syarto is an editor and writer with an expertise in cats with over 30 years experience in pet ownership. She has also reviewed and written about cat products for the online outlet, Best Reviews and written cat food and product descriptions for Walmart's online shopping site. Marilyn is also proud to have raised two cats that reached the ripe old ages of 18 and 21.
Marilyn attended The Fashion Institute of Technology where she studied interior design, advertising and communications, and was the editor of the college newspaper. She then studied journalism at New York University, graduating with a bachelor's degree.
About The Spruce Pets
The Spruce Pets, a Dotdash 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.