Dr. Thatcher was raised in Northern California where he developed his love for animals and interest in science. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of California-Davis in Animal Science. He did additional graduate work at Oregon State University in Physiology. He received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the School of Veterinary Medicine-University of California-Davis.
He has been working at VCA Marina Animal Hospital since 1983 where he has developed a close relationship with many clients that he now considers friends.
Dr. Thatcher's medical interests include dentistry and soft tissue surgery.
He has lived in Southern California since 1983 and thoroughly enjoys the outdoor activities that the area provides. He also enjoys travel and cooking.