Dr. Rachel Herwehe was raised in Tennessee and moved to the Triangle in 2016. She graduated from Middle Tennessee State University with a Bachelor of Science in Animal Science with a concentration in Equine Science in 2009, then from the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine in 2014. Since then, she has consistently worked in small animal veterinary practices.
Her special interests include the human-animal bond, preventive medicine, and internal medicine. She is very excited to join the Dogwood Veterinary Hospital & Pet Resort team, and is looking forward to developing lasting relationships with all of our wonderful clients and their pets!
Dr. Herwehe’s pets consist of two rescues: Ephraim, a Borzoi, and Deianira, a German Shepherd/Great Pyrenees/Akita mix. In her free time, she enjoys reading, traveling, spending time outside, and cooking.