John Kelly, DVM, was born in Seattle, but lived out of state and out of the country until a teenager when the family returned to Washington State. He obtained his BA and DVM degrees from Washington State University and joined Elliott Bay Animal Hospital in 1975 as an associate then as a partner in 1983 and sole owner in 2004.
John Enjoys all aspects of companion animal medicine and welcomes the continual improvements in diagnostic, medical, surgical, and dental services we are able to offer to care for our beloved four legged patients and their devoted owners.
He shares a home in Magnolia with his wife, JoAnn and their current rescue dog, Larry, who makes the daily commute to the hospital with John.
In his spare time he enjoys hiking, fishing, good books, good wine and traveling with his wife. When JoAnn has the time away from her marketing and design business, John supports and participates with her in several volunteer organizations.