Dr. Patrick Terry graduated from North Carolina State University, College of Veterinary Medicine class of 1995. He has been practicing in small animal, exotic, and wildlife since graduation with recent experience working for a major veterinary pharmaceutical company. He was also a member of the National Veterinary Response Team from 2002 to 2017. As a member he was deployed to six hurricanes, spending five weeks in Mississippi and New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina and two weeks in Brooklyn, Coney Island, and the Rockaways after Hurricane Sandy. He attended the G8 Summitt in 2004 and aided as veterinarian to the bomb-sniffing dogs at the UN General Assembly & for the Pope's visit to the U.S. He is currently studying to become certified in Chinese Herbal Medicine to be applied in practice when completed. Dr.Terry has been an active Free Mason since 2004 and lives in the area with his wife, two boys, one dog, two cats, and guinea pig.