Robert H. Reese, VMD, grew up in the Scranton, PA area and completed his undergraduate degree at Penn State University. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in 1959. After spending a year employed by another veterinarian, Dr. Reese established his own practice in the Lock Haven area. Initially a vet who treated both large and small animals, he later specialized in companion animals. Dr. Reese lives in Lock Haven with his wife Sandy and their numerous animals: five dogs, 17 cats, and 14 horses. He has two daughters, a son, 10 grandchildren, and one great-grandchild, all of whom live in the area. Swimming, fishing, and joining his wife at quarter horse shows are among his hobbies.