Sarah Scott


Sarah Scott is a writer and fact checker, verifying and editing articles on a variety of subjects for The Spruce and The Spruce Pets, including pet behavior, health, and care as well as the latest trends in products for animals in the home.


  • Has worked on direct response marketing materials for 12 years detailing historical information for collectible books and jewelry for companies such as Easton Press and Danbury Mint
  • Has nearly two decades of years of experience editing content related to the subjects of philately and numismatics for companies such as the Postal Commemorative Society
  • Worked at the Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts in Production where she edited hundreds of programs, contracts, and marketing materials


As a creative freelancer, Sarah has worked as an editor, writer, fact checker, proofreader, and researcher for a variety of clients in print and digital publishing. She is also an experienced marketer, working across sectors, from custom home building to performing arts and fashion.


Sarah received a Bachelor of Arts in Music and Art History from the University of Virginia with a special concentration on Music History at King's College, University of London.

Expertise: Pets
Education: College of Arts & Sciences, University of Virginia, King's College, University of London
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
Title: Fact Checker

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.

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