Thomas finalist for veterinarian contest
December 4, 2016
Left Hand Animal Hospital’s Dr. Katie Thomas has been named a finalist for the Pet’s Best “My Vet’s the Best” contest. She was nominated by Diana Leiker, and now has a one in eight chance of winning $1,000 for the clinic.
Thomas grew up on a small farm just outside of Erie, Pennsylvania, and always loved animals.
“Some of my family had careers in human medicine,” Thomas said. “While I loved math and science growing up, I knew I didn’t want to enter human health care.
“After high school, I went to the University of Iowa for engineering, but found something lacking in m...