Teresa Kho-Pelfrey, DVM

Teresa Kho-Pelfrey, DVM

VETERINARIAN

Educations & Trainings

DVM, Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine, 2015.

BS Biology, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, 2009.

Professional Memberships

AVMA

KVMA

USDA Accredited

Dr. Teresa Kho-Pelfrey

Dr. Teresa Kho-Pelfrey graduated from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2015 and completed her clinical year at Purdue University. She has worked in small animal general practice all over the country since graduation—first in Florida, then Idaho, then Kentucky and now back in sunny Florida!</p> <p>In her spare time, Dr. Teresa enjoys running and spending time with her family and pets on the beach.</p>

Recent Articles

Bloodhound
Bloodhound
The following may contain Chewy links. PetMD is operated by Chewy. A Bloodhound’s nose has a big reputation, and for good reason. Bloodhounds have a long history of assisting medieval nobles in tracking game, according to the American Bloodhound Club. Today, they are often employed as sleuths and are highly skilled search and rescue dogs—a Bloodhound’s trail can even be used as evidence in...
Mastiff
Mastiff
The following may contain Chewy links. PetMD is operated by Chewy. The massive Mastiff is an ancient breed with a rich history. Also known as the Old English Mastiff, the breed was discovered in Britain when the Romans invaded in 55-54 BCE, though there’s evidence of Mastiff-like dogs dating back to 2500 BCE, according to The Mastiff Club of America (MCA). The dogs worked as hunters and...
German Shorthaired Pointer
German Shorthaired Pointer
German Shorthaired Pointers are often described as “noble” or “aristocratic” in their appearance and are known for their speed, agility, and endurance. GSPs are “gun dogs,” hunting dogs trained to find or retrieve game. Because they are often used to retrieve birds, GSPs are also known as “bird dogs.” GSP dogs, unlike other gun dogs, point and signal when they are trailing a game...
Great Pyrenees
Great Pyrenees
The following may contain Chewy links. PetMD is operated by Chewy. The majestic Great Pyrenees is a large working dog, bred for guarding livestock. Originally from the Pyrenees Mountains between Spain and France, the breed’s characteristic thick, white coat makes for perfect camouflage in the snowy landscapes where they would protect sheep from predators such as wolves. Often weighing over 100...
English Cocker Spaniel
English Cocker Spaniel
The following may contain Chewy links. PetMD is operated by Chewy. The English Cocker Spaniel is often described as “merry” because of his charming and happy personality. The dogs are popular across the world because of their hunting abilities and will work tirelessly to retrieve game birds. Their eager-to-please nature in the field is carried into the home as well, making them wonderful...
Maltese
Maltese
The following may contain Chewy links. PetMD is operated by Chewy. The Maltese is a toy dog breed that’s best known for their luxurious, floor-length white coats and playful personalities. These dogs originated on the Mediterranean island of Malta and have been loyal companions for centuries, with references to the breed found in Ancient Greek and Roman literature. Weighing an average of 7...