About Our Clinic
The team members of SkinVet® Clinic understand the special bond between people and their pets and how skin diseases can impact a pet's quality of life. We provide expert, innovative, evidence-based, and cost-effective dermatological care that is unsurpassed, serving as a model to our profession.
Dr. Jon Plant received his B.A. from Reed College and his D.V.M. from Oregon State University, College of Veterinary Medicine. He then completed a residency in veterinary dermatology and started the Animal Dermatology Specialty Clinic in Southern California. He managed the skin problems of household pets, service dogs, animal actors, and pets of Hollywood celebrities for 15 years. Dr. Plant returned to Oregon to join the faculty at Oregon State University, where he lectured and performed research in veterinary dermatology for three years. He has served as the Examination Committee Chairman of the American College of Veterinary Dermatology.
Dr. Plant and his wife, Kara, live in Lake Oswego with their two young children, a goofy Flat-Coated Retriever named Jake, and two cats, Trixie and Rudy. Dr. Plant enjoys traveling, photography, and spending time with his family.