Perry Rhyneer, DVM, Associate VeterinarianDVM, Colorado State University
Dr. Perry Rhyneer was raised in rural Montana. He graduated from Colorado State University in 1972 and spent the following two years in an equine practice in Southern California, San Fernando Valley. In November 1974, he moved back to Montana and started a mixed practice in Townsend. Dr. Rhyneer sold his share of the practice to his partner in 1989, to purchase a small animal practice in Big Bear, California. In 1994, he sold the Big Bear practice to VCA Animal Hospitals. From 1994-1999, Dr. Rhyneer opened and managed a PetSmart practice in Palm Desert. He practiced medicine for NPC at Rancho Mirage until 2001. Dr. Rhyneer joined the VCA Hospitals in 2007.His special interests in medicine include surgery, orthopedics and dentistry.
Dr. Rhyneer enjoys the outdoors, spending time fly-fishing, hiking, camping and Dutch oven cooking. He also designs jewelry using gemstones. He has been married for 44 years with one son, one stepson, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.