VBS TEAM

Our motivated team of experts has interdisciplinary skills and in­depth experience.
Dr. Beate Egner

Dr. med. vet. Beate Egner · CEO

When Science, Expertise and Marketing Connect

  • 1986-1991
    study of Veterinary Medicine at the Ludwig Maximilian University Munich/Germany
  • 1991
    Externship at the equine clinic of Dr. Rüdiger Brems, Wolfesing Germany
  • 1992-1994 
    Dissertation at the Surgical Department of the Ludwig Maximilians University (LMU)  in Munich
    Topic: Torsio ventriculi of the dog - cardiac changes and recurrence prophylaxis with antropexy
  • January 94-Jan 95   
    work in a clinic for small animals and horses
  • March – August 94  
    Externship at the Animal Medical Center New York in Internal medicine, focus on cardiology.
  • 1995-1999
    Scientific marketing in the industry, focus on Cardiology/Hemodynamics including a Marketing education at the Marketing Center Europe (MCE) Brussels, Belgium
  • Since 1999
    Member of the DVG Small Animal Specialist Group Cardiology, BVCS, ESVC, ECVIM
  • Since 2000
    Freelancer in the field of cardiology, hypertensiology incl. PWA
  • Since 2002
    Founding and since then board member of the Veterinary Blood Pressure Society
  • Since 2006
    Foundation and management of VetVerlag, Buchhandel und Seminar GmbH (VBS)
  • 2008 – 2016
    Member of the Scientific Committee ECVIM
  • Since 2017
    Foundation and management of the Veterinary Academy of Higher Learning · VAHL

Lectures in the field of cardiovascular/blood pressure, rehabilitation and sports medicine, in Europe, Asia, South Africa, Australia, Latin America, USA and Canada, numerous publications in Germany and abroad, editor and co-editor/author of several books (Principals of Safety Pharmacology/ Essential Facts of Blood Pressure in Dogs and Cats/EKG made Easy/ The Feline Patient/ Equine Cardiology/ The Cat/ Essential Facts of Physical Medicine, Rehabilitation, and Sports Medicine in Companion Animals, Essential Facts of Ophthalmology, Essential Facts of Equine Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine - pending).


Teresa Federsel Assistant to director

Teresa Federsel

DVM, certified QM, Assistant to director
Concetta Stegmann Office management

Concetta Stegmann

Sales books and accessories
Hiltrud Ehrentraut Office management

Hiltrud Ehrentraut

Accounting, Office management
Jessica Schöbel Social media

Jessica Schöbel

DVM teaching support
Robin Budniak Photographer, social media

Robin Budniak

Photographer, Social Media
Norbert Piekorz Film production

Norbert Piekorz

Film Production
Dr. Barbara Esteve Ratsch

Barbara Esteve Ratsch

Dr. med.VET, CCRP, teaching and scientific support
Tracey Jones VAHL Team

Tracey Jones

Communication and support coordinator
vet nurse education, UK
Kevin Rudolph

Kevin Rudloff

Illustrator
Guido Finkes

Guido Finkes

Webmaster, Marketing Consultant


Mission is at the heart of what you do as a team. Surround yourself with those who are on the same mission as you.


~ Dr. med. vet. Beate Egner

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Thematic focuses: Physical Medicine, Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine in Animals, as well as Cardiovascular Diagnosis, Conditioning and Monitoring