Emily Thomas is an American veterinary doctor and reality television star. The vet is known majorly for her work on the National Geographic reality show, The Incredible Dr. Pol. Her show chronicles the life of Dr. Pol, an American-Dutch vet.
They help sick animals within Weidman, Michigan. Emily became a fan favorite because of how comfortable she was around sick animals, which is not always appealing to the eyes. Put on your overalls and boots, and let’s take a look at the life of this fantastic vet.
Who is Dr. Emily Thomas?
Dr. Emily Thomas was born on 1st April 1984. She grew up in Warner Robins, Georgia. The Incredible Dr. Pol star attended the University of Georgia, where she graduated with a degree in Veterinary Medicine. Her BA came from the University’s College of Veterinary Science.
After completing her Education, Dr. Emily from The Incredible Dr. Pol started her career in South Carolina at a private animal clinic. She joined Pol Veterinary Service, which is located in Weidman, back in 2015.
With time, she started featuring on the show The Incredible Dr. Pol. She joined the show in its season six, staying all the way to its 15th season. After that, Emily decided to leave the clinic. Aside from being an experienced vet, Dr. Emily is also a wife and a loving mother.
She is additionally a blogger and vlogger. Most of her posts touch on various subjects about her personal life and career.
Dr. Emily Thomas is married To Tony Thomas. Meet their kids.
For any secret admirers of the beautiful and witty, Dr. Emily Thomas from The Incredible Dr. Pol, well, we are sorry to burst your fantasy bubble. Emily is already taken. The former Pol Veterinary Service vet met her husband, Tony, back high school. They fell head over heels for each other after prolonged interactions and dates.
Tony and Emily officially tied the knot in 2007. Thirteen years on, and the two are still in love with each other. If you watch some of the videos of the vet on YouTube or follow her blog, then you must have certainly seen the couple together. They both talk about various subjects, displaying a lot of love and on-screen chemistry.
In one of their videos, the former Dr. Pol vet announced that her mom was coming to live with them. Her husband, Tony, said that he was so excited. It was emphasized with the smile he had on his face. Clearly, their love stills burn bright and hot. Dr. Emily Thomas and husband Tony has a somewhat funny, goofy relationship with each other.
In one of her Instagram posts, the doctor posted her husband’s photo and wrote a hilarious caption. It read, ‘just when one thinks the romance is dead; Tony pulls the bed covers open to fart.’ A bit disgusting when you think about, yet oddly still beautiful to see how affectionate the doctor is towards her husband’s flatulence.
The loving duo has been blessed with three children. They have two sons and a daughter. Their firstborn was their daughter named India, such a pretty name if we may add. She was born in 2013. Their second child, Oscar, was born in 2015. Afterward, their son Calvin was born on the 22nd of April, 2018.
His mom posted a photo of him on her Instagram in 2020, wishing him a happy third birthday. She went on to say that he’d be a force of nature and do great things as long as they didn’t end up leaving him on the side of the road somewhere. You got to love her humor, right?
Why did Dr. Emily Leave Dr. Pol?
Dr. Emily Thomas joined the clinic, Pol Veterinary Service, in 2015, as aforementioned. However, the demanding and hectic work schedule at the clinic took a toll on her mental and physical health. She revealed, in her blog- dremilythomasvet.com, that she had started developing suicidal thoughts. They persisted even after anti-depressant medication. The former The Incredible Dr. Pol actress revealed that being always on-call at the clinic was very stressful, especially considering that she had three children who also needed her.
After advice from her therapist, Dr. Thomas decided to leave the clinic and look for a better job. Possibly something that would allow her to have more time for herself and her family. Luckily, she found exactly what she was looking for. The former Incredible Dr. Pol vet said that she needed to escape the darkness she was in.
Without a shadow of a doubt, mental and physical wellbeing is more important than money in the grand scheme of things. It is why Emily gave up her lucrative job with Dr. Pol and Nat Geo.
What is Dr. Emily from Dr. Pol Doing now?
The former Nat Geo star also runs a blog and vlog series. The latter is on her YouTube channel, Emily Thomas. Some of her videos are Animal Myths, Debunked, and Crazy Vet Scenarios. Emily also features her family on her vlogs, especially her husband, Tony. Dr. Emily Thomas is now working in small animal clinic.
Social media profiles and activities.
Dr. Emily Thomas from Dr. Pol is active on social media, especially on Instagram. Her Instagram handle is @dethomcat. She has 37K followers. The former Dr. Pol vet loves posting pictures of her kids, her husband, their pets, and her work life.
From the photos, we can tell that she loves exploring the outdoors with her family. Their two pet cats and their dogs are also heart-meltingly beautiful. Emily is also active on Twitter @DrEmilyThomas, where she has 35.4K followers.
Dr. Emily’s wiki, net worth, and other facts.
36 years old.
Date of Birth
1st April 1984
Place of Birth
Warner Robins, Georgia, USA.
Veterinary doctor, Reality tv personality, blogger