Dr. Katie Plunkett, DVM
Dr. Katie Plunkett is excited to join Long Branch Animal Hospital in February 2018, where she looks forward to providing high-quality, comprehensive care with a personal touch. Dr. Plunkett understands the importance of the human/animal bond and is looking forward to building life-long relationships with her clients and their pets.
Dr. Plunkett graduated Cum Laude from Rutgers University in 2008 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Science. She then continued her education at The Ohio State University, College of Veterinary Medicine where she graduated in 2012 with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Degree.
Following graduation, Dr. Plunkett advanced her skills and training by obtaining an associate position at a hospital near her hometown in central New Jersey. After marrying her husband, the happy couple moved to Farmingdale, NJ, where she worked as an associate veterinarian.
Dr. Plunkett’s interests include dermatology, neurology, soft tissue surgery, and ophthalmology. She enjoys spending her time with her husband, her daughter and the rest of her family, along with her two dogs, Holden and Hank. Dr. Plunkett also enjoys traveling, skiing and trail riding her mare, Belle.