Very nice and well-written stories, Emily and Tony. I have grown up absolutely convinced that if I tried hard enough, used my attuned introspection and was honest with myself, that I could get to the root of the problem and address it. We considered California and Oregon, but they felt too far from family. My 6 yo little girl in a sequined tulle skirt body slammed my toddler to the ground right next to an Amish woman and then sat on him until I could get there. My anxiety started with the birth of my second child in 2014 and has only continued to get worse through the third child and then the turmoil between friends and family over politics despite counselling, exercise, good diet. I had one client in Michigan, who, upon hearing that I was leaving, brought in a present of a bottle of wine made from their grapes in their garden (not a vineyard), displayed on a wooden wine bottle holder the owner made from wood from their own trees. There was just no escape from the heat in Georgia, and Michigan was exactly opposite. In the summer we splashed in the river a good bit. @drthomcat: “Read on my blog about Tony and my marriage struggles: #marriage…” drthomcat • Follow. I saw the date you’ve set for the live Q&A is tomorrow the 22nd. Even though Dr. Emily Thomas was hesitant to come work in Michigan for Dr. Jan Pol, she fell in love with the place. Well, we were looking for my brother and Tony’s family was trying to decide which animals to go see first when we lost Oscar. Virginia is a beautiful state and has lots of things to see and experience. When I first met Mr. Dean, he was an imposing character. So, yes, we charged an emergency fee – hoping it would keep her away, but instead she spent 10 minutes griping about the price and brought the dog anyway, complaining that it wouldn’t take very long and it shouldn’t cost that much. There was another beast that was released at the same time – both were human-like but were at least twice the height of a normal human. Thanks for keeping us all informed of your lives and the pictures are great. This January, put your resolutions on hold and dive into some great streaming picks. Thanks for sharing your blog with us! Thank you for continuing to allow us a small peak into your world. Enjoyed your post. Through all of my guilt at being on this medication which increased serotonin (hormone that makes you feel right with the world) levels in my brain that was just not producing enough on it’s own, I complained to my vet mom’s group as we sometimes vent to each other, and someone commented something that changed my whole outlook on this issue. So glad you are happy with your life in Virginia!! 390.1k Followers, 609 Following, 1,077 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Dr. Jan Pol (@thedrpol) We don’t want to invade, but thank you for the small ‘window’ into your worlds. So, Sunday, I start a new medication – Lexapro. I admire your integrity. I really truly enjoy reading your blog. At this clinic, I am the only doctor working and end up being scheduled to see a patient every 15 minutes – some easy vaccine boosters, some very sick, requiring extra time and care. I miss you both on Dr. Pol but am so happy you started this blog and found Dr. Emily on Instagram. So, I stopped crying and went back into the building and started titrating euthanasia solution (pentobarbital) until the sweetest little bulldog stopped seizing. Your beautiful kids are growing bigger and I am growing older………..what a nice family story the five of you make. I had one client invite me in for lunch after working on his horses. Yes, we were told it’s a Front Royal original, but when we went it, it was just like Culvers up in Michigan =D. Dr. Emily Thomas was born in 1984. The long drives I would be on for farm calls would just add fuel to the fire as I was alone with my thoughts for 1.5 hours at a time. She is affiliated with Children's Hospital. We worked on him for what felt like forever, giving anti-seizure medicine, placing an IV, running blood, had him on monitoring, but we could not get him to stop seizing. It’s all over the internet so it’s easy to look up. So, being a polite, considerate owner when things are okay for you and your pet, or taking advice on treatment for your animal, or letting us know when something got better (even if we totally expected it to) is all it takes to be a good client in our eyes. Dr Emily has been one of my favs since first seeing her on the show. Sounds like you’ve found your Utopia. Yes you will definitely be missed on Dr. Pol but as long as there are re-runs I will be watching as you always miss something and I have to say Dr. Pol is my favorite show. I look forward to hearing about your new adventures. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Cook to book an appointment. That was all I remember. Then, he finally got to where his dog would eat biscuits. 2020 UpdatesThe Incredible Dr.Pol is one of the most loved TV shows of NatGeo Wild. Maybe black on white would be more “ergonomic”. It is what we were looking and hoping for. You may be thinking of someone in particular when you proclaim a statement, but you are, in fact, addressing everyone who might fit under this large net that you have cast. 1 Comment. Dr. Emily Thomas’ Early Life and Education. One of the benefits of having multiple children is that at a certain age, you can start to delegate some of your tasks to the older siblings. I’m sure he was just excited to get me on a better medication to make me feel like a more normal person. So, that, ma’am is why the extra charge. Some sloshed out and I tried my best to put them back in the bowl. I am so glad you are all happy there although we will miss you on Dr. Pol . I frantically filled their tanks and fed them, wondering how I could forget that I had all these fish and thankful they were still alive. Did the Pol’s read Emily’s earlier blog and if so were they upset or angry? I’ve seen it snow in May, and I have pictures of my family in jackets in June. Dr. Emily was born as Emily Keene on 1st April 1984 in Georgia, the southeastern state of U.S. When I got in the car and was buckling up, trying to balance the flimsy bowl, I noticed that I also had a live baby that was used in the center piece. The kids all rushed to grab the deer carcass sleds they let you use to carry your slain tree, they argue incessantly over who gets to pull the thing, then Calvin decides he’ll just sit in the sled, which greatly upsets the other two as you cannot as easily sprint carelessly, demolishing all the baby trees when you have to actually try. I too have lived in Mi, GA, and now live in Va..Close to Shenandoah River, in Purcellville. ALL DAY. Twitter: @emitoms A positive person just trying to make the world a better place. But on the other, much more obvious shoulder, I was thinking “but I really like this person in EVERY OTHER WAY! Now, I will report to you on my dreams based on last night’s habits. I made the decision to go Christmas tree shopping this past weekend. On this particular incident, we were living in Michigan and shopping late at *the best store in the world* “Meijer”. I can waterski in the morning and be snow skiing ⛷ by 2 in the afternoon, Breckinridge! The gates were opened on both ends and then me and a small group of people had to flee as fast as we could before he got out. What was your major? These were not your typical hunting dog kennels – they were immaculately clean, the dogs were all allowed into the house at some point during the day. Even though we miss your smiling faces on Dr. Pol, at least we can still keep up with you on your blog. At this very moment, I realize that this is the first any of us have actually touched the tree above the trunk. So, I was complaining to my doctor that I have not been sleeping well as I have been having crazy vivid frustration dreams every night so he suggested I try going without alcohol as it can mess with sleep cycles and REM. There are all of those who have their animal caught and restrained for us when we get there, or let us know ahead of time that their dog or cat has been known to bite – instead of waiting until we have finished listening to their heart and then suddenly have to dodge the teeth coming at our face only to have the owner say “yeah, I thought he might do that” – and ALL the ones that understand that we are slammed with sick patients and don’t grumble at us when we fly into their exam rooms, hair disheveled, 15 minutes late. … Hope you enjoy the video. I also live on the east coast. We still have to love each other as we love ourselves. We are more than the allotted red or blue (or whatever color the third party is), we are every shade in between, specks of this and specks of that and some even have a little glitter added. Best of luck to you all! Like a loyal border collie, she took off across the store, dodging other shoppers, pushing a few over, and when she caught up to Calvin, she took him down. Wondering if anyone there treats her like a TV star, or treats her different because she was on TV so many times? Dr. Emily Thomas wiki/bio, age. Well said, Kathy, and ditto! He was a great owner, always wonderful to us, and was even gracious after the fact, knowing that we had done everything we could. I love reading the blogs!! Then if Emily wants to work extra it can go to pay off the existing mortgage so you can pay your house off early and be debt-free. Then I paid off the truck and then my car. It was hard to see, but we had been working so closely with his dog that I knew it was time to say goodbye. A Different Kind of Doctor. Even just a therapist – even if only on Zoom or whatever – you’re not broken. She’s not all that keen on it, but I’m trying. I really wondered how in this world coming from Georgia you could stand or adjust to all the frigid snowy weather. Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. I am sure you will stay friends with all those in Michigan at Dr. Pol’s, and also many others in the community whom you grew to know and love. Dr. Emily Thomas is leaving The Incredible Dr. Pol after Season 15 in 2019! Hope you sell your Michigan home soon so you can get out from under that debt. I lived in various parts of the state for 15 years. We were almost done shopping when Oscar decided to let go of the cart and start ripping things off the shelves and throwing them in the cart. Facts about Dr. Emily Thomas. Shenandoah Valley is gorgeous country. This 33 years old lady grew up in the locality of Warner Robins, Georgia where she enjoyed exploring the woods and countryside. Real quick question, how will we know when you’re online for the q&a? Did you ever want to be anything else? Everyone’s tiny pixel of light adds to the depth and meaning of the world. So glad y’all are enjoying it! Emily wanted to start creating content that entertains and educates people about all sorts of animal care. They loved it and still do. Another time, we were at a small group meeting with our church and all the kids were running around in the basement having a great time, while the adults discussed the previous sermon and dug deep into questions and scripture to better ourselves. Eventually, though, despite my being able to look at my life from the outside and think “I’ve actually got it pretty good – loving husband, three healthy children, financial stability” the dark, suicidal thoughts slowly started to creep in. Surprisingly there is no available information about her parents. My husband and I visit a lot of wineries in your area and would love to have you join us! I went outside the building and started crying. Hope you all enjoy the Shenandoah Valle and all the ge surrounding actually ivities. When I opened the door to put Calvin into the car, he saw my Perrier and shouted loud enough for even Jesus to hear “Mommy, are you drinking BEER?! Katahdin. I hate, hate, hate the humidity!!! India and Oscar are about to go to their first dance, a Valentine’s Dance. But, all in all, the kids have settled in nicely. Thank you for writing this blog! We can afford to save for retirement and take a few vacations per year. Don’t think you can outsmart them. Your children will have Virginia accents before you know it. Find more about her husband Tom and her net worth in wiki type biography. He took off down the aisle and started across the store. Some dirt good, some will kill you dead. Why did Dr.Emily Thomas Leave The Incredible Dr Poll? We all fell in love with her on the show and I watch the re runs with her every chance I get. Dr. Emily Thomas is more than what meets the eyes, behind the beautiful face the generous heart makes her a wonderful human being. Welcome to Virginia but I will miss y ‘all on tv. I hear Va. needs big animal Vets so I am surprised you did not find that in Va. I’d like to hear the story of how you chose a size 4 engagement ring instead of the correct size. So glad you are in a happier place. They haven’t let us live that one down yet. There have been rumors trying to speculate the main reason she left Michigan for Virginia. They were shocked, their little faces, fallen with mouths agape. We finished adorning the tree with all the favorites, including homemade Pokémon cut-outs, a George Harrison action figure, and a Halloween dragon skeleton. Dr. Thomas holds a graduate degree from the renowned University of Georgia College in the year 2010. Dr. Emily Thomas is married to her high school sweetheart Tony Thomas. Or are you read thru and answer questions as if you’re posting your blog? Travel also has a long and intimate relationship with fiction. I’ll bet she misses the large animals. Contact Emily Thomas; Events; Blog; Daily Paintworks; Painting; Plein Air Painting; Travel Journal; Watercolor Painting; Apr 2020; Feb 2020; May 2019 ; Apr 2019; Mar 2019; Aug 2018; Oct 2017; Sep 2017; July 2017; Follow this Blog. ONLY respond when you have let any emotion wash off of you and have had time to consider their side. I really enjoy reading your blog!! Hormones are ridiculously influential things. I felt completely exposed, helpless, frustrated, panicked.. all the emotions. lianelsonjames. I am so happy for you and Emily! It maintained … Best of luck in Virginia. We then ran to where we thought we would be safe – it was the house of a witch type lady, but she wasn’t a witch in the dream, just spiritual and holding power. Emily described the fireflies like being in a stadium with thousands for flash bulbs going off all around you. Saturday morning came! Emily Thomas My sweet family, @cultivatewhatmatters, #emsmarvelousbooks, and life that’s simple + slow.Our everyday adventures: If you have any suggestions or topics you would like discussed, please comment. Can you tell me where and how I can see it when you’re on live? To top off the heat, the humidity is brutal. No manual comes with them to tell you how to prepare them for the world. Next, we were at an outdoor party/event that was ending and people were picking center pieces to take home with them. The bitter cold of a Michigan winter would start to bite in October, with winter’s teeth sinking into my bones through January and February. If all the paint dots or pixels looked just like mine, the picture would just be one flat, solid color (maybe semi-gloss cuz I’m pretty interesting). And the nicer weather. Dr. Emily Thomas is Married to husband, Tony. We loved seeing the birth of Oscar and how your bride got into the briches of various animals. Posted by Emily Telfair, ND in Dr. Emily's Blog Views. Emily is one of nine doctors working there (the clinic has two locations.) The kids have grown so much miss seening u guys on the show but I am glad u r enjoying youselfs and have more free time. Thank you for taking the time to write this, and may God shower you with His richest blessings. I picked up the sled to push it and we get it cut down. Crystal McLean says: January 6, 2020 at 8:59 am. Our cost of living is the lowest in Colorado we would relish having a wonderful family like yours in Pueblo. Then the owner made the heart wrenching decision to euthanize. However, if you were to dig around Emily’s online blog, there might be some clues to her departure. I’m so happy you have found a place that gives you balance between work and home. I talked to the owner and said that this can sometimes happen with the post-ictal phase where the brain is recovering and that we would just need to give him more time. Memories they will cherish! Decorating of the tree goes much more smoothly than it could have with a destructive 3 yr. old, only 2-3 ornaments were broken, but that’s why I had my trusty hot glue gun plugged in and ready to go. Have you tried to bury a statue of St. Joseph to sell your house? . lol. She misses her cows and especially her calvings and foalings. I live in NC more in the center so we can go to the mountains or beach in a day. It has gotten ugly. I have to ask. Enjoy, rest, and bloom again! She also participated in a similar trip to Belize in 2018, providing eye care to people in Belmopan and teaching optometry student volunteers. An attempt to inspire, make you smile, and laugh! The woman checking out in front of them was buying two or three cases of diet coke. India turned to her father and very loudly proclaimed “That woman is buying a LOT of BEER! Loved hearing about your life in Virginia. What is your favorite winery around here? Emily and I both have a considerable amount of family in Georgia. She is the University of Georgia graduate where she got a degree in Veterinary Medicine before appearing in the Pol Veterinary Service. You guys need to keep these blogs for a book !! This election season has been tumultuous to say the least. We find a cute one to settle on – it’s not the tallest one we’ve ever gotten, but it’s full, green, and cute. Der Ehemann und ihre geliebte Frau genießen ihre Liebe seit mehr als einem Jahrzehnt. I live in Northern VA near Washington D.C. Hopefully, you will travel up to Northern VA. You can visit Washington D.C. It’s very different in Northern VA and Washington D.C. There was one who gave me a beautiful drawing of their dog I had worked on. I’m also a veterinary assistant for an equine only clinic not too far from Front Royal, so if Dr. Emily needs to get in some foal squeezes, let me know! They have two children together. There is a feline coronavirus that is very common in the cat population and causes a transient (goes away quickly) diarrhea for most cats, but for some cats, it can change the way the immune system reacts to it and can cause a horrible death months to, even, years later and there’s not way to test to see which individuals will react this way. Getting a Christmas tree just two days after Thanksgiving would easily be the earliest I have ever had a Christmas tree. Finally, I sought out a therapist who helped me immensely, but eventually, I still required medication. Travel has a long and intimate history with philosophy. Virginia is humid- been there! Were they upset about Emily’s leaving or did they understand her reason for leaving? Dr. Emily Thomas is married and mother of three kids. It makes your departure more bearable hearing from you. On the way to the farm, we tune into a Christmas music station and the kids all join together in singing that classic yule-time favorite “A-B-C-D…” followed by Calvin screaming “NO! 21w. Although it is a busy clinic, we are very well staffed with a lot of support for the doctors. Home; Paintings; About the Artist; Contact Emily Thomas; Events; Blog; Daily Paintworks; Painting; Plein Air Painting; Travel Journal; Watercolor Painting; Apr 2020; Feb 2020; May 2019; Apr 2019 ; Mar 2019; Aug 2018; Oct 2017; Sep 2017; July 2017; Follow this Blog. We could not even reach into the cage to get to the injection port in his IV line. Hope. Not like not too many smiles that I’ve seen on her, from tv, working at Dr. Pol’s. Closer than Michigan huh? Second, I was tired, all three kids were wearing on me. He gets a few saw strokes into it when I decide to help him out by pressing the tree away from the saw to open up the “incision”. Vlog or no vlog, my next post will be a q&a. I am so very glad that you are all happy. Nouvel Article de notre experte Emilie LEBEE-THOMAS (Directrice d’Hôpital résidant aux Etats-Unis, Rédactrice en Chef du Blog et à la tête du Pôle Santé de l’entreprise Dialog Health, spécialisée dans l’organisation de voyages d’études professionnels dans la … We all love y’all and miss y’all on TV!!! But I apologized and said, “No, India, she’s a girl.” India said “No, mommy, he’s a boy, he has short hair” I tried to explain to the girl that India was very into Rapunzel and her long hair, but the woman did not look amused or understanding. We used to live in VA just outside of Fredericksburg, so I completely understand all of the beauty that VA has to offer! Anyway I really want to see your goodbye episode , I cried last week when the announcement was made even tho I already knew you were gone! We CAN get past how someone else may have voted and still love each other. They, very well, may not have the same long term threats, but COVID has only been around 10 months. I had to stop the encounter before he completely had her in his trance. I know of two people who did this and it sold. Poll and love the farm calls the most. I myself have tubes down the Shenandoah Valley river. The news was sudden, and neither Dr. Pol nor Emily revealed any details on the departure. I am an Associate Professor in Philosophy at Durham University, and an Honorary Fellow at the ACU Dianoia Institute of Philosophy.I’ve written a lot on space and time in the history of philosophy, from the seventeenth to the twentieth century. Jones Beach Long Island is just a 20 minute drive. But her shifts at the ER are not nearly as bad as the on-call she used to do. That little puppy was just a little hopping ray of sunshine! We’re thinking about going to Chester’s Gap winery. We load everyone into the most neglected vehicle we own – “the truck” – the heat doesn’t work, it’s been rained in, the interior is likely rotted, the check engine light is ALWAYS on, but it does the work no other vehicle can do, so we haven’t scrapped it yet. Dr. Emily Thomas after leaving the show The Incredible Dr. Pol. As such, Dr. Emily Thomas’ net worth presently stands at $ 500,000. Welcome to Virginia! When you go to the homes of family or friends and they have pets, do the pets hide or avoid you if they know your a vet? My mother’s birthday is mid-December and we never liked to override her birthday with Christmas, so when we were young, we would always wait until after her birthday to get a tree. He was a hunter and had his pack of beagles. Fame and fortune does not equal happiness. When you guys were growing up did you ever think you would be a vet? Some were busy eating the other fish in the tanks as they were all starving. We would all die from childbirth or a puncture wound. Raising boys has been fun in it’s own right. Welcome to the Shenandoah Valley! drthomcat. retaliation for a wrong doing? It was going to be a perfect day! We work together at the same veterinary clinic. Sometimes, though, the medication you are put on is not quite the right one for you. Slowly, I had wiggled my way back to this day. India’s allergies and asthma is being triggered, likely by the mold in the interior of “the truck”. 10/1/2017 5:34:16 PM. I am so glad you are adjusting to your new location and your I guess you might say new way of life. Happy Birthday Dr. Emily. As a large animal veterinarian, we don’t even wait for outbreaks to occur to start with careful preventative practices such as isolation of dairy calves so they cannot touch each other, quarantine of new animals to the herd, health checks before shipping animals to a new herd, isolation pens for the sick animals, and the obvious vaccinations. Have you been to Spelunkers yet? I have noticed your still on the show. We love the Smokies. I was sad to learn that your time at Pol Vet caused you so much stress, but those days are long gone now. They went around the room and children said jewels like “candy” or “sweets” or any other option but what India decided to add. Home Dr. Emily’s Blog. I will miss watching you on television, but I am glad I can keep up with you on your blog. Here are some suggestions on talking to people or posting on social media to help you grow as a person and help others to see a different perspective: Pro-tip – if you read something that makes you think “WOW! Join Facebook to connect with Emily Thomas and others you may know. Sounds like things are going well and what an adorable picture of your entire family. A Different Kind of Doctor. Check out Narmada Winery in Amissville. My question is more an anatomy question of a cow. Keep enjoying your family!!! So, when it was time to leave Michigan, we had an idea of what we wanted. P.S. Keep the stories coming and God Bless you all. I helped pay our house off early and it is so nice to not have a mortgage payment! You are making great memories for your Kiddos. But, as medical professionals, we mostly only get to revisit the cases that are not improving despite the hours of research and brainstorming we have been giving to that animal; who have the call backs from clients complaining or upset; who pour hours of emotional weight onto people; consoling them or talking them through difficult decisions, knowing bad news and preparing to tell the owner who is waiting so hopefully in the room for something “easy” to fix, telling them bad news and just watching as the shock hits them followed by the collapse of their shoulders and welling of tears. Virginia has s a beautiful state! Dr. Emily Thomas is a renowned cast besides Dr. Jan Pol and Brenda on the show "The Incredible Dr. Pol". There is a place in this world for all of us and I am happy to hear that you are finding yours. Even more exciting than tubing the river, this summer will be Calvin’s first trip to the ocean. Virginia is amazing – we love living here too. The scenery and wonderful things you are able to do to get in touch with nature is awesome. Then, read/listen to their thoughts (hopefully not just emotionally spewing rhetoric they heard some lunatic saying). Also love all the pictures. Thank you for taking the time to share your light with us. I told him over and over about the basics of kidney failure and that a low protein diet was important to help his dog’s kidneys, but he continued to tell me how he makes him hand rolled meatballs every night for dinner and he “knows it’s not right, but he just loves them”. I love spring and summer, but am so ready for fall and am always disappointed when it doesn’t arrive until December and lasts for a day or two. That was surely a close call. P.S. This past 2 weeks has been absolute torture on my body – mentally and physically. You two are an inspiration of how to make family priority.