Bartholomew Buckeye Bottoms popularly known as Dr. Buckeye Bottoms is American Veterinarian and a reality TV actor. This animal doctor specializes in Large animal fields and has been practicing for over 18 years. Currently, he runs a mobile veterinary service in Hawaii.
He also performs as TV actor of “The Adventure of Dr. Buckeye Bottoms,” a reality Tv show in Nat Geo Wild network. It follows the work performed by Dr. Bottoms as a mobile animal veterinarian based in Hawaii. In the show, he is seen attending door to door to perform treatment on animals while necessary healthcare equipment and medicine are contained in his mobile vehicle (pickup truck).
Read below to learn about his Age, Career, family. Also, we will address if he is married to a wife?
Dr. Buckeye Bottoms Birthdate and Age
Dr. Bottoms was born in Santa Barbara, California, U.S on January 25, 1977, making him 46 years of age now.
Dr. Buckeye Bottoms is the son of Timothy Bottoms and his ex-wife, Alicia Cory. His father is an American actor and producer while his mother is a folk singer. If we trace the family tree, his paternal grandparents are Betty and James “Bud” Bottoms.
After only married for three years his parents, Timothy and Alicia divorced in1978. It is obvious Dr. Bottoms had no idea of ongoing divorce since being a kid of one year. He also had to juggle custody battle that went for quite some time.
Dr. Bottoms has three younger siblings from his father and stepmother Marcia Morehart. His siblings William Bodie Bottoms (b. 1985), Bridget Bottoms (b. 1987) and Benton Bottoms (b. 1990), all are supportive of his TV career.
Dr. Buckeye Bottoms career and progression
He was raised in California where he began his first step in his veterinary journey. After high school, he studied Bachelor of Science (Animal Science as major) in California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo and graduated as the class of 2000.
He then went on to receive his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Atlantic Veterinary College at the University of Prince Edward Island in Canada. He got his DVM degree in 2004.
This aspiring doctor began his practice in Santa Cruz, California as a mobile large-animal veterinarian and worked for two years from 2004 to 2006. He later went to Hawaii for training on ocean wildlife veterinary and ended up staying.
Since 2007 Dr. Bottoms has been providing mobile veterinarian services for the islands of Maui, Lanai, Molokai, Oahu, the Big Island, and Kauai.
As the part of the job, this doctor is engaged in treating animals; he has overseen different animals like horses, cows, cattle, pigs, bull, alpaca, and Pygmy in general goats, and even dogs. Also, he illustrates his love for animals by raising pets at home. His companion dog named Kevin can be seen with him most of the time.
Dr. Buckeye Bottoms Tv career
This astonishing vet fears the negligence and abuse of animals that is why he is always ready to attain door to door of pet owners. This is also the part of the reason he agreed to document his veterinary work for National Geography Wild Network Tv show, “The Adventures of Dr. Buckeye Bottoms. “
The show followed him as he visited different locations in Hawaii and treated various animals with his mobile clinic. The show also featured his dog Kevin. The show aired for three seasons and received positive reviews from critics and audiences alike. The show showcased Dr. Buckeye Bottoms’ passion for animals, his expertise in veterinary medicine, and his adventurous lifestyle.
Is Dr. Bottoms Married to a wife or dating someone? Any Children?
He is believed to be married but has never confirmed or denied it publicly. He prefers to keep his personal life private and focus on his work and his animals.
Bartholomew Buckeye Bottoms
Date of birth
January 25, 1977
Place of birth
Santa Barbara, California, USA
Bachelor of Science in Animal Science from California Polytechnic State University; Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Atlantic Veterinary College, Canada
Timothy Bottoms, an American actor
Timothy Bottoms and Alicia Cory
William Bodie Bottoms, Bridget Bottoms, and Benton Bottoms
Maui, Hawaii, USA
Mobile veterinarian, TV personality
$1 million (estimated)
“The Adventures of Dr. Buckeye Bottoms”
A customized Ford F-250 truck with a mobile vet clinic in the back
Kevin, a yellow Labrador retriever who accompanies him on his travels
Large animals, especially horses and cattle
Vaccinations, castrations, dental care, wound treatment, acupuncture, and more
Farmers, ranchers, pet owners, animal sanctuaries, and wildlife rescue centers
Maui, Kauai, Lanai, Molokai, and Big Island
Rough terrain, unpredictable weather, limited resources, and diverse cases
His love for animals and his passion for helping people