Dr. Chauvin joined Pacific Northwest Pet ER and Specialty Center in May of 2022. He graduated from the Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2004. He then completed a one-year internship in emergency/critical care and surgery at Dove Lewis Emergency Hospital in Portland, Oregon. Upon completion of his internship training in 2005, Dr. Chauvin worked solely in emergency veterinary hospitals in the Seattle and Olympia areas. His special interests include soft tissue surgery, trauma, ultrasound, endoscopy, and critical care. Dr. Chauvin worked for several years as a technician in emergency hospitals before and during his veterinary school training. He is also the 2-year recipient of the SVECCS award for proficiency in emergency and critical care.
Dr. Chauvin and his wife Melissa currently have 2 Border Collie mixes, a Persian diva cat and 10 chickens. When not caring for animals he enjoys boating, fishing, snowboarding, hiking, camping, and pretty much anything outdoors in the beautiful Pacific NW.
Dr. Chauvin is committed to providing excellence in veterinary care, educating pet owners, and mentoring new team members!