Kennel lead assistant
providing compassionate care for over 25 years
Dr. Rick Erwin is originally from Texas and graduated from Texas A&M with his degree in Veterinary medicine in 1972. He eventually settled in Belleview with his wife Janet Erwin and their family. When he is not working he likes to be out on the water.
Cara Erwin was born in Miami, where she resided for a short time before moving to Belleview, Florida. Her childhood was spent active in the horse industry and beside her father in his veterinary practice.
In 1998, Dr. Cara graduated from the University of Florida with her bachelor’s degree in food animal production. From there, she attended the Veterinary College at Ross University, transferring to Louisiana State University for her final clinical year. She received her veterinary medicine degree in January 2002.
Dr. Cara married Terry Oliver in 2003 and has two beautiful children, Casey and Carson. Her hobbies include fishing, equestrian events, and supporting local 4-H and various youth rodeo associations with her children. Dr. Cara and her husband are also deeply involved in the thoroughbred horse industry.