Dr. Richard Holms


Dr. Holm has been with the hospital since 1989. Dr. Holm has had an interest in animals and medicine since an early age. He graduated from Colorado State University in 1987. Aside from his general interest in veterinary medicine, he has developed a strong interest in surgery. Dr. Holm did a surgical internship at the California Animal Hospital in West Los Angeles in 1991. Dr. Holm draws great support from his wife, Marian, two children Steven and Katherine, all of whom help work at Abby Pet Hospital. His pets include Dodger a lovable mutt, two cats; Merle and O’Malley, and two desert tortoises; Bobby and Sherman. What does he like best about veterinary medicine? “Every day there is something new and many times you can make a difference!”