Peter Kimeli is both a researcher and a practising veterinarian. He graduated with a Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine in the year 2011 and a Master of Science in Veterinary Surgery in 2014 from the University of Nairobi. He also graduated with Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) from the Atlantic Veterinary College, University of Prince Edward Island, Canada in 2021. He teaches and attends to clinical duties at the University of Nairobi. His research interest is on ruminant health management with a special focus on welfare and diseases control.



S., S, Gitau G.K., J. VL, C. M, P. K.  2020.  Impact of calf feeding practices on calf growth and health in smallholder dairy farms in Nyeri County, Kenya. East African Journal of Science, Technology, and Innovation. 1(3):2707-0425.
E.S., K, G. G, J. VL, P. K, T.O. A, D. G, J. M, D. M.  2020.  Sero-prevalence and risk factors of infectious bovine rhinotracheitis virus (type 1) in Meru County, Kenya. Preventive Veterinary Medicine . 175:104863.


P., K, D. M, J. VL, G. G, J. M, S. M, L. H.  2019.  Factors associated with leg cleanliness of smallholder dairy herds in Kenya. East African Journal of Science, Technology and Innovation. 1(1):11-26.


A.N, K, H.M. M, V.T T, J.A. O, P. K.  2016.  Knowledge and Practices of the residents living along the Nairobi River Riparian on the use of the contaminated river for farming and its effects on animal reproduction. IOSR Journal of Agriculture and Veterinary Science. 9(8):59-61.
W.E., M, E.M. M, P K, D.W. M, A.N. K, G. K, J.D. M, E. K, D. M.  2016.  Combined Epidural Lidocaine and Medetomidine-Ketamine- Isoflurane Anaesthesia for Management of Femoral Fracture in a Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus). Israel Journal of Veterinary Medicine . 71(1):48-52.


P., K, S.W. M, M.R. C, G. K, T.O. A, W.E. M, A.N. K, J.D. M.  2015.  A Retrospective Study on Findings of Canine Hip Dysplasia Screening in Kenya. Veterinary World . 8(11):1326-1330.
N., WM, D.O. K, P. K, W.E. M, J.D. M.  2015.  Surgical management of agenesis of the vulva with atresia ani-et-distal recti in a heifer calf: A case report. Journal of Advanced Veterinary and Animal Research . 2(3):369-372.
Kimeli, P, Amuti S, Kipyegon A, Mbugua SW.  2015.  Acute abdominal aortic rupture in a mare on transit. International Journal of Agricultural Science and Veterinary Medicine. 3(2):20-22.kimeli_et_al__aortic_rupture_in_mare__2015.pdf


Kimeli, P, Kipyegon AN, Mwangi WE, Mande JD.  2014.  A case of Trypanosoma congolense savannah type infection and its management in a dog. Journal of Advanced Veterinary and Animal Research. 1(4):232-234.kimeli_et_al_2014_tryps.pdf
Kimeli, P, Mogoa EM, Mwangi WE, Kipyegon AN, Kirui G, Muasya DW, Mande JD, Kariuki E, Mijele D.  2014.  Use of brachial plexus blockade and medetomidine-ketamine-isoflurane anaesthesia for repair of radio-ulna fracture in an adult cheetah (acinonyx jubatus). BMC Veterinary Research. 10:249.kimeli_et_al._2014__cheetah.pdf
Kimeli, P, Nguhiu-Mwangi J, Mogoa EM.  2014.  Awareness and Practice of Claw Trimming in Cows within Smallholder Zero-Grazing Dairy Units in Kikuyu District, Kenya: A Survey Study. International Journal of Veterinary Science. 3(3):139-141.
Mwangi, WE, Kimeli P, Mathai LW, Muasya DW, Kipyegon AN.  2014.  Management of Puff Adder (Bitis Arietans) Snake Bite and Envenomation in Dogs: Case Report. International Journal of Veterinary Science. 3(3):160-162.
Mwangi, WE, Kimeli P, Mogoa EG, Aleri JW, Kirui G.  2014.  Medetomidine-Tiletamine-Zolazepam Anaesthesia with Brachial Plexus Blockade: An Alternative Protocol for Canine Forelimb Surgerie. Research Journal of Animal Sciences. 8(1):9-11.
P., K, A.N. K, W.E. M, E.G.M. M, D.N. K.  2014.  Diffuse Peritonitis Associated With Ventral Hernia In An Adult Doe: Case Report. IOSR Journal of Agriculture and Veterinary Science. 7(1):53-55.
Kimeli, P, Kipyegon AN, Karanja DN.  2014.  Fatal Obstructive Urolithiasis in a 5 Months Old Buck: A Case Report. International Journal of Veterinary Science. 3(1):40-42.

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