Dr. Thomas deMaar

Dr. Thomas deMaar has been a wildlife and zoo veterinarian for 30 years embracing this extreme form of multiple species “one medicine”. During his career he worked with several zoos in the United States; operated a wildlife conservation medicine practice in Kenya for 8 years; cared for domestic livestock in Mexico, Uganda, and Pakistan; consulted for federal and state wildlife agencies; taught at Tufts University, the University of Nairobi, and the University of Texas;   high school to graduate school. Along the way, Dr. deMaar has practiced wildlife rehabilitation for thousands of mammals, birds, and reptiles in many settings.  He is currently the attending veterinarian for Sea Turtle, Inc. on South Padre Island, Texas.