Dr. Blythe Jurewicz with her furry best friend

Blythe Jurewicz, DVM

Professional Services Veterinarian, Northern California Region (CA)

Dr. Blythe Jurewicz is a highly accomplished veterinarian who has made significant contributions to the field of veterinary medicine. With a passion for education and a commitment to improving animal health, Dr Jurewicz has been recognized for her positive and dynamic approach to her work.

An alumnus of the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine and has had a diverse career in veterinary medicine. She started her career as a general practitioner and emergency clinician in private practice before transitioning to academia then to industry.

As a general practitioner and emergency clinician in private practice, Dr. Jurewicz gained invaluable experience in providing comprehensive medical care across all spectrums of care. This experience allowed her to develop a strong foundation in veterinary medicine and clinical practice.

After transitioning to academia, Dr. Jurewicz continued to pursue her passion for teaching and mentoring. She has been actively involved in both clinical and didactic teaching, with a focus on primary and preventative care. She has been committed to providing education to the veterinary field to improve the health and well-being of animals. Through her teaching roles at UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine, she has been instrumental in shaping the education and training of future veterinarians.

“Caring for and bonding with my patients and the people who care for them is one of the most rewarding parts of being a veterinarian.”

Dr. Jurewicz’s dedication to education extends beyond the classroom. She remains actively engaged with veterinary students through volunteer efforts in veterinary medical and communications courses as well as access to care clinics at UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine. By sharing her expertise and knowledge, she contributes to the growth and development of aspiring veterinary professionals.

She is a member of professional associations such as the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and the California Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA). She is also an active member of the California Veterinary Medical Reserve Corps (CAVMRC). These associations allow her to stay connected with the veterinary community and keep up to date with the latest advancements in veterinary medicine. Dr. Jurewicz strives to empower animal advocates to enhance veterinary care, foster animal well-being and nurture the human-animal bond.

Outside of her professional commitments, Dr. Jurewicz values spending quality time with her friends, family, dog and cats. She enjoys outdoor activities, baking, traveling and especially exploring the diverse landscapes of California.


  • Bachelor of Science, Biological Sciences, with special emphasis in Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior, University of California Davis
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of California Davis, School of Veterinary Medicine

Areas of Interest

  • Dermatology
  • Feline Medicine
  • Low-Stress Handling
  • Preventative Care