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Dr. Pol’s specialty is treating and caring for the large animals and livestock at the center of a farmer’s livelihood. That’s why Weidman, Michigan, with its abundant farmland, was the perfect place for him and Diane to set roots back in 1981. Now almost 35 years later, Dr. Pol has become a local legend, well respected by farmers, 4-Hers, and families throughout the Michigan countryside. Whether you live on a farm, aspire to raise livestock or just enjoy the stories of the heartland, check back often to read about the individuals and animals that keep America running!

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HopeWell_thumbnailExclusive Interview: Jodi Stuber of HopeWell Ranch

HopeWell Ranch is located just a couple of miles down the road from Pol Veterinary Services and has been a favorite charity of Dr. Pol’s for years. Jodi Stuber, Co-Founder/Program Director, was kind enough to give an exclusive interview with TheDrPol.com. Read The Article…

thumbnail_horsevaccineHorse Vaccines

If you’re looking for “low-cost insurance” to keep your horse healthy, then vaccines are a great way to defend your horse against expensive and even life threatening diseases. Read The Article…

Hats Off to American Dairy Farmers

Having grown up on a dairy farm in the Netherlands, Dr. Pol has a deep understanding and appreciation for life as a farmer. Read The Article…

article_vmlrp_thumbThe VMLRP Enhancement Act

There is a bill in Congress that could help Farmers and ranchers in rural communities that lack access to veterinary care they depend on for routine medical and emergency services that help prevent and monitor diseases, protect our food supply, and promote the health and welfare of livestock. Read The Article…

“There are basically three classes of animals: farm animals, work animals, and pets. There is obviously a big difference between them; the relationship between the farmer and his animals is based on economics. These animals are the farmer’s livelihood. The relationship between pet owners and their animals is based on love. That difference doesn’t matter at all to me; I treat all animals with the same concern.”

– Dr. Pol

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