Dr. John Boley
John Boley, DVM graduated from Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine with his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 1995. After graduation, Dr. Boley practiced in a nine-doctor hospital in the Chicago area for two years and in the Kansas City area for five years. In 2002, he moved to Colorado Springs and has been at AHCS since that time.
In 2011, after three years of additional studies and examinations, Dr. Boley became board certified in Canine and Feline Practice through the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (ABVP). Dr. Boley is one of only about 400 ABVP Diplomates certified in Canine and Feline Practice worldwide. Dr. Boley is a Diplomate of the ABVP, a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the American Association of Feline Practitioners, the Colorado Veterinary Medical Association, American Association of Feline Practitioners, American Animal Hospital Association, and the Colorado Springs Area Veterinary Society. Dr. Boley served as a board member with the Colorado Springs Area Veterinary Society for three years, one year as vice president, and two years as president. He has attended a wide variety of continuing education courses and seminars that have helped advance his expertise and knowledge base in a multitude of areas. Dr. Boley has a special interest in orthopedic surgery and soft tissue surgery. He is also a strong advocate of the importance of preventative health care and annual professional dental cleanings. Dr. Boley’s focus is on the human-animal bond and on “doing the common things uncommonly well.”
Dr. Boley was born and raised in Kansas. He credits his strong work ethic, his honesty and perseverance to the two men that influenced him the most: his father and his grandfather. His love of animals and a conversation with his grandfather inspired him to choose a career in veterinary medicine.
Dr. Boley and his wife Karen are the proud parents of three sons: Jake, Jesse, and Wyatt. They have four pets: Daisy and Gunther both German Shorthair Pointers; and two cats, Leo and Haillee. In Dr. Boley’s free time, he enjoys fly-fishing, golfing, hiking, and watching sports.