Dr. Pete E. Rucker

Practice Owner

Pets: 3 dogs, 5 cats, 1 snake, 2 geckos and 2 horses

Grew up in Lee’s Summit, MO and graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia with a Bachelor’s of Arts in Zoology (1974) and a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine (1978) Member of: American Veterinary Medical Association, Missouri Veterinary Medical Association, Kansas City Veterinary Medical Association(served on Board of Directors for 5 years), Missouri Association of Veterinary Practioners, National Wildlife Rehabilators Association-Federal and State licensed Serves on: Excelsior Springs Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, Eastern Clay County Ambulance Board of Directors Personal: Active member of the First United Methodist Church,married to Nancy since 1976 with 2 children (Andy and Leslie), special interests in internal medicine and soft tissue surgery, wildlife rehabilitator for over 30 years, enjoys hiking, biking and photography.