Joel B Akin | Official Website

of Veterinarian Medicine

Joel B Akin is a Doctor of Veterinarian Medicine who is currently located in Arlington, Texas. For the last 30 years, Dr. Akin has dedicated his life to the care of animals, specifically household family pets. He is passionate about positively impacting the lives of these animals and their families. He earned his undergraduate degree in Animal Science at Texas A&M University, graduating in 1980.  Dr. Akin went on to earn his MBA in Marketing and Management at Texas A&M from the Graduate College of Business. When the country went into a recession in 1984-85 the real estate market nose-dived, and he felt the resurgence of his desire to work with animals. He then began to research the requirements to go to Veterinary College at Iowa State University.

Joel B Akin

Dr. Joel B Akin D.V.M had his own practice for many years in Dallas, Texas. After selling his practice he worked for a number of veterinarians performing relief work until taking a position running the City of Ft. Worth, Texas – Chuck Silcox Animal Shelter where he worked tirelessly in the spay and neuter clinic until 2015, spaying approximately 40 dogs and cats daily.  Since 2015 Dr. Akin has continued to work in the relief field, taking care of animals and getting them back to health. Joel B Akin’s focus is nursing these pets back to health and making their owners happy. Some of his hobbies outside of work include watching golf, football, and being actively involved in his communities outreach programs.

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