Lauren Thielen Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 20 Mar, 2020
Facts of Lauren Thielen
Date of Birth: 1987 , August-3
Age: 32 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Dr. Lauren Thielen
Birth Name Dr. Lauren Thielen
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Fort Worth, Texas, U.S
Ethnicity white-American
Profession Animal Doctor
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Laueren Thielen is an American Veterinarian and a reality TV actor, who came to prominence after she was featured in the famous reality television show, Dr. K’s Exotic Animal ER Star. The show also featured Dr. Susan Kelleher and staff as they treat all forms of exotic animals at her clinics.

Born in Fort Worth, Texas

Dr. Lauren Thielen was born on August 3, 1987, in Fort Worth, Texas, U.S, under the birth sign Leo. As per her family background, Thielen is of Caucasian origin.

CAPTION: American Veterinarian Dr. Lauren Thielen SOURCE: Instagram

She went to a local school for her primary education. She then joined a high school in Fossil Ridge and graduated in 2005.

Furthermore, she received a degree in Bachelor of Science with a major in Biology from the Midwestern State University,  Wichita Falls, Texas in 2009. She also got her DVM degree from the veterinary school at Texas A&M University from which she graduated in 2013.

Television Career

Thielen has a keen interest in exotic animals hence she did a one-year internship with her idol Dr. Kelleher in exotic animal medicine field at the Broward Avian as well as an Exotic Animal Hospital.

In 2016, she became board certified Avian specialist at the Veterinary Center for Birds & Exotics. Later, she returned to Dr. Kelleher in Deerfield Beach and started working at Broward Avian & Exotic Animal Hospital as an Avian and exotic care veterinarian.

CAPTION: Dr. Lauren Thielen SOURCE: people.com

Theilen was also featured in Nat Geo Wild TV show Dr. K’s Exotic Animal ER along with Dr. Susan Kellehe. The show documented Dr. Kelleher and her veterinary staff at the clinic and treatment of animals and it premiered on October 11, 2014.

The doctor conducted field research on Macaws in the Amazon rainforest at the Tambopata Research Center in Peru. She also served as the Marketing Chair for the Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians.

 Additionally, she is also one of the prominent members of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Association of Avian Veterinarians.

What's Her Net Worth?

Dr. Lauren Thielen is active in this profession for a long time and summoned an impressive sum from net worth from her career. As of 2020, has not revealed her net worth.

However, some of the sources claim it to be $100 thousand while some sources claim it to be $250 thousand. 

Furthermore, she has been working as an associate veterinarian at the Broward Avian and Exotic Animal Hospital, where she earns $70,000 salary per year. Also, it is reported that she receives $1500 per episode from her appearance in Dr. K's Exotic Animal ER series.

Is She Dating a New Boyfriend After Sean Samaniego Split

Dr. Lauren Thielen seems to be single and not dating anyone at this time. However, as per the report, she was previously in a relationship with Sean Samaniego. It' unknown when the two started dating and called it quits.

Additionally, some sources have also claimed that Thielen was previously also in a relationship with a guy named Nick. However, Thielen has never spoken anything on this matter.

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