In fact, when he was growing up, all of his pets came to him through the clinic.
“A stray would be dropped off at just the right time for our family to take in another pet.”
It was all part of growing up with a veterinarian dad and grandfather at a veterinary clinic — the clinic where he now works.
“There’s always more that goes on behind the scenes than just the names on the doorplates,” George noted, referring to the other vets at the practice “and all the support staff.”
As for the three generations of Dr. Palmers, George said, “it was never a goal.
"But it is a nice achievement nonetheless.”