Dr. Jeff Young Biography

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Date of Birth: 1952
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Dr. Jeff Young
Nationality American
Birth Place/City U.S
Religion Christain
Ethnicity White
Profession veterinarian
Net Worth $200,000.
Famous for Etitled Dr. Jeff Rocky Mountain.
Married Yes
Married to Dr. Petra
Education School of Veterinary Medicine Colorado State University
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Dr. Jeff Young is an American veterinarian and the owner of Planned Pethood Plus. He is popular for caring more than thousands of animals all over the world which includes domestic pet, exotic, livestock and many other animals.

Further, he is famous for his television show entitled Dr. Jeff Rocky Mountain.

Early Life and Education

Jeff Young was born in 1952 in the U.S. to his American parents. He holds the  American nationality and belongs to White American ethnicity.

Young attended School of Veterinary Medicine and then joined Colorado State University from the time his childhood pet dog died. He learned veterinary medicine at the University and completed his graduation in 1989.

After the completion of his graduation, he was offered by Fort Collins to work as an animal welfare officer. The job helped him to build more care and love towards the animal.       


In 1990, the promising veterinarian founded Planned Pethood Plus with a low-cost spay clinic. The clinic helped the public to acquire proper service at an affordable price. After the formation of the clinic, he came into limelight. His clinic was also noted as a low-cost mobile neutering in the United States. 

Additionally, Planned Pethood International has provided a full-service veterinary hospital in Mexico and all the profits earned from the hospital were funded back to the parent hospital for building new vet clinics and for the training.

The talented doctor has done more than 1,60,000 animal surgeries till date. He has also trained over 300 veterinarians. Furthermore, he has made his appearance in Dr. Jeff Rocky Mountain Vet based onJeff and aired by Animal Planet. The series presents Young as one of the busiest vets.

Personal Life

The 65-years-old veterinarian is a happily married man. He is married to Dr. Petra. Petra also works in the clinic. The duo is blessed with three children and seven grandchildren. Their daughter, Melody also works in his clinic and helps Young in his work.

Young was suffering from cancer but now he has won his cancer fight and is living happily. He is fond of tattoo and has got kanji tattoos inked on his biceps.

Net Worth

Dr. Jeff Young has earned an astonishing amount of money from his professional career as a veterinarian He has established his own foundation through which he earns a huge amount of money. Further his foundation helped him to build a hospital in Mexico.

Besides these, he has also appeared as a host in one of the highest rated show on animal Planet series Dr. Jeff Rocky Mountain Vet. Accumulating all these, his net worth is reported to be around $200,000.

Young has thought of expanding his foundation where he is planning to sell his building for $920,000. He has planned to form the facility of parking at his foundation. 

According to the U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics the salary of common veterinary doctors is estimated to start from $17.72-$62.47 per hour and as Young is a celebrity doctor he is believed to earning more.