Dr. Jennifer Scata

Jennifer Scata, DVM, CCRT

Sr. Professional Services Veterinarian, Central Texas Region (TX)

Dr. Jennifer Scata is a veterinarian who is known for her caring and compassionate approach towards animals. Throughout her 25-year career, she has prioritized the well-being and welfare of the animals she treats. Her passion for helping animals live long and healthy lives is evident in her dedication to veterinary medicine.

Dr. Scata’s caring nature extends beyond her work with animals. She values the relationships she forms with her colleagues in the veterinary field and enjoys connecting with them. This collaborative approach allows her to learn from others and share her expertise to improve animal care.

In her role as a Professional Services Veterinarian at Merck Animal Health, Dr. Scata continues to prioritize the well-being of animals. By educating and training other veterinary professionals on best practices in animal care, she ensures that animals receive the highest quality of care possible.

Dr. Scata’s caring nature extends to her personal life as well. She enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and engaging in outdoor activities. This balance between work and personal pursuits allows her to recharge and maintain a positive outlook.

I have always admired Merck Animal Health as a company because their values about animal well-being are closely aligned to my own.

Overall, Dr. Jennifer Scata embodies the caring and humane values that are essential in veterinary medicine. Her dedication to animal well-being and her compassionate approach makes her a valuable asset to the field, and she continues to make a difference in the lives of animals and their owners.

Outside of her professional life, Dr. Scata enjoys spending quality time with her family and traveling. Nature is a big part of her life, as she loves hiking, kayaking, and staying active, often using her Peloton for workouts. Additionally, she enjoys baking and hanging out with her two Great Danes and mutt.


  • Bachelor of Science, Virginia Tech
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Certified Canine Rehabilitaion Therapist, Canine Rehabilitation Institute
  • Working Do Practitioner Program, 2020 – Current

Areas of Interest

  • Nutrition
  • Pain management
  • Rehabilitation therapy of working and sporting dogs


  • Canine Rehabilitation Success Stories. Mile High Dog Magazine. June/July2013.