Outside of work, Dr. Thomas enjoys trail running and hiking in the Pacific Northwest.
A love for all animals
“I’ve always loved animals of all kinds – from the scaly and slimy to the cute and furry. I have a long history working with animals that are typically not as well loved; I’ve done research with spiders, insects and spotted hyenas.”
- Emergency medicine
- All things feline
- Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine – Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine
- Lewis & Clark College – Bachelor’s degree
- Two cats – Kodi (grey domestic long hair) and Felicity (sassy orange cat)