List of Famous Veterinarians

List of famous veterinarians, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top veterinarians in the world? This includes the most prominent veterinarians, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable veterinarians is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic veterinarians were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned veterinarians.

This list of famous vets features Lester Crawford, Peter C. Doherty and more.

From reputable, prominent, and well known veterinarians to the lesser known veterinarians of today, these are some of the best professionals in the veterinarian field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous veterinarians ever?" and "What are the names of famous veterinarians?" then you're in the right place. 
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  • Lester Mills Crawford (born March 13, 1938) is an American veterinarian and former Commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration who was appointed by President George W. Bush. He served from ...more
  • Debbye Turner Bell (born September 19, 1965 in Honolulu, Hawaii) is an American TV anchor, veterinarian, talk show host, former beauty queen and winner of the 1990 Miss America pageant three days ...more
  • Peter Charles Doherty, (born 15 October 1940) is an Australian veterinary surgeon and researcher in the field of medicine. He received the Albert Lasker Award for Basic Medical Research in 1995, the ...more
  • John Eric Ensign (born March 25, 1958) is an American veterinarian and former politician based in Las Vegas, Nevada. A member of the Republican Party, Ensign was a Congressman and United States ...more
  • Lorenza Newton

    Lorenza Newton

    Lorenza Newton is a film art director and a veterinarian.
  • Martin R. Dinnes

    Martin R. Dinnes

    Martin R. Dinnes was a veterinarian from Agua Dulce, California, recognized for his accomplishments in veterinary medicine. Dr. Dinnes died on December 12, 2017. Dinnes graduated from UC Davis School ...more