Dr Linda Fleeman is an internationally renowned expert on canine and feline diabetes and has published numerous papers on the clinical management of diabetes in dogs and cats. She runs Animal Diabetes Australia, a clinical service for diabetic dogs and cats in Melbourne, Australia, and is dedicated to helping promote compassionate and tailored personalised care for diabetic patients. Dr Fleeman graduated from the University of Queensland and completed a Small Animal Medicine Internship at Murdoch University and a Residency in Small Animal Medicine at the University of Melbourne. This was followed by a PhD at the University of Queensland on the clinical management of diabetes mellitus in dogs. She held positions as Lecturer in Small Animal Medicine at the University of Queensland and Senior Lecturer in Small Animal Medicine at the University of Sydney before establishing Animal Diabetes Australia in January 2010.