Dr Emily Thomas is more than what meets the eyes, behind the beautiful face the generous heart of her makes her a wonderful human being. You may well be familiar with Dr Emily as the cast of ‘The Incredible Dr. Pol.” She is a Veterinarian who currently practices her skill at the animal hospital named Pol Veterinary Services in Weidman, Michigan. There she works hand in hand with Dr Pol and Dr Brenda Grettenberger to rescue animals and keep them in the healthy position.
In this article, we have compiled lesser known facts about Dr Emily Thomas which you might find interesting.
Birthdate and Age
Dr Emily was born as Emily Keene in 1st April 1984 in Georgia, the southeastern state of U.S. As of now (2018) she is 34 years of age.
Dr Emily’s biological Parents are separated, her father is married to another woman
Dr Emily grew up in Warner Robins, Georgia. Due to the setting around her in the early years, she was bound to incline to love animal and appreciate the beauty of nature. No wonder she took it by heart she developed affection for horses in her childhood and her love for the animal is evident to this day. On the other hand, she raised pets like dogs and cats at home.
Her father Doug Keene and her mother who raised her to become a wonderful person are no longer together as a couple. It is not known when Doug and his wife separated, but we know Doug now trades happiness with a new lady in his life. He is married to Sheila Davis since 2013.
She has a striking resemblance to her sister Kelly Keene
It is common if blood siblings share similar appearance after all they are descended from the genetical code of the same parents. Dr Emily grew several years apart from her older sister Kelly Keene who was born in 1978. Although not twins the girls share an astonishingly close resemblance in appearance.
Dr Emily married her high school sweetheart on May 12, 2007
She is blissfully married to Tony Thomas who was her high school sweetheart. Tony attended Huston County High School in Warner Robins, George when they first met each other. The two remained in love relationship for several years before tying the knot on May 12, 2007.
So far their marriage has been blissful. Tony is a supportive husband and has continuously been in the different stage of her career. He helped achieve her career goal of becoming a veterinarian. In 2010, Emily got a DVM degree from the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine. The happy couple currently resides in Rosebush, Michigan with their children.
Dr Emily is the mother of three children
It is often said children complete the marriage and brings new sense of purpose and happiness in the family which could not be more true in the case of Dr Emily married life. She and her husband decided to grow family after her graduation (DVM) when she thought of giving more emphasis on personal life. Since they had three children together.
Their eldest girl India was born on September 5, 2012, then Oscar on August 27, 2014, and the youngest Calvin was born in 2017. Dr Emily is active on twitter where she often shares about her family and kids. We can see she loves them.
Despite being in the demanding profession of Veterinarian, Dr Emily has been able to maintain her time for family and work side by side. We can say she is one tough lady.
Her career and progression
Dr Emily gained her DVM degree from the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine in 2010. She also took an internship in large animal field services and spent time studying equine (horse) reproduction.
She honed her veterinary skill initially working for a small private practice in Newberry, South Carolina. Later she moved to Rosebush, Michigan in February of 2014 to work with the team of Dr Jan Pol at Pol Veterinary service. She also became part of Nat Geo Wild hit show “The Incredible Dr. Pol.” She made her show debut in 2015.
Dr Emily is an art fanatic and maintains her hobby of painting
From childhood, she has been interested in painting. Over the years she has drawn many, but her fascination for nature and animals has led her to use the brush mostly in this particular field. Nowadays, being caught up with family and work it is hard for her to engage more in the hobby but when she can, she does best to make her effort into beautiful paintings.
Finally got around to adding Rigby (d 2014)to my animal heaven painting. Started with the horse about 10 years ago. pic.twitter.com/xoKPfTPDmS
— Dr. Emily (@DrEmilyThomas) March 26, 2018
Dr Emily Thomas Wiki Facts
|Profession||TV Personality, Veterinarian|
|Date of Birth||April 1st, 1984|
|Birth Place||Georgia, U.S|
|Raised||Warner Robins, Georgia|
|Children||India, Oscar and Calvin Thomas|
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