Dr. Jeff Young is an American veterinarian, and owner of Planned Pethood Plus, well known for caring more than thousands of animals all over the world including, livestock, domestic pet, and exotic and many other animals. Dr. Young is also recognized for his television show called 'Dr. Jeff Rocky Mountain.
Early Life and education
Jeff Young was born to his American parents. He is of White ethnicity and holds American nationality. Young attended the School of Veterinary Medicine, Colorado State University. He joined after his childhood pet dog died.
In 1989, he graduated, later, accepted an offer to work as an animal welfare officer in Fort Collins, Colorado, which encouraged his strong love and care for animals.
Young founded Planned Pethood Plus in the year 1990, with a low-cost spay/neuter clinic which helped provided full-service veterinary care at an affordable price. His clinic is also recognized as low-cost mobile neutering in the U.S., and also for veterinary training.
Planned Pethood International has also provided a full-service veterinary hospital in Mexico and the profits earned is funded back to parent hospital for training and building of new vet clinics.
To date, Dr. Jeff has done more than 160,000 animal surgeries and has trained over 300 veterinarians from all over the world.
Moreover, Dr. Jeff Young has also made his appearance in 'Dr. Jeff: Rocky Mountain Vet,' based on him and aired by Animal Planet.
In the show, Dr. Young along with his colleagues perform procedures and urgent treating of animals.
Dr. Jeff Young married Dr. Petra, a co-worker. Young along with his wife has three children, daughters, and seven grandchildren. One of his daughter Melody also works in his clinic.
Dr. Jeff Young earns a decent amount of money from his career as a veterinarian. He has his own foundation called Planned Parenthood International.
Moreover, Dr. Jeff also appeared as a host in one of the highest rated show on the Animal Planet series 'Dr. Jeff Rocky Mountain Vet,' which pays him handsomely. From all his sources of income, Jeff's total net worth is estimated to be $ 200,000.
Recently, Jeff Young decided to expand his foundation Planthood Pethood and sold his building for $920,000. Dr. Jeff Young's animal house is always known to be a madhouse with more than 70,000 clients and more than thirty surgeries every day.