Chris Rehm is President of the American Heartworm Society.
He is a practicing veterinarian and president of Rehm Animal Clinic in Mobile, AL. Before starting his practice in Mobile, Dr. Chris Rehm worked at the West Side Animal Hospital in Pensacola, FL. After six months in practice, Dr. Rehm opened his own practice on March 17, 1983, St. Patrick’s Day, only nine months after his graduation. He graduated from the Auburn University School of Veterinary Medicine in 1982.
Rehm Animal Clinic has grown to three corporations with four AAHA certified clinics, in two counties, in South Alabama. For 11 years in a row, 2001 – 2012, the Rehm Animal Clinic was voted Reader’s Choice Veterinary Clinic of the year in Mobile and Baldwin counties in South Alabama. Alabama Mayor, Mike Dow, awarded Rehm Animal Clinic the “Keep Mobile Beautiful Award.” Dr. Rehm was awarded Lagniappe Magazine’s Nappie Award in 2009 and 2011 for Veterinarian of the Year in Mobile and Baldwin counties.
Dr. Chris Rehm is a member of the Alabama Veterinary Association, the Mobile-Baldwin Veterinary Medical Association, the American Animal Hospital Association, and the American Veterinary Medical Association.
Dr. Chris Rehm has extensive media experience. He hosted a live hour-long talk show on cable Comcast 6 for 17 years. He hosted a live public service spot on CBS affiliate, WKRG 5 called, Your Pets’ Health. He also wrote a Q&A column for Newhouse Publishers that appeared in approximately 40 papers in the USA.