Originally from Kalamazoo, Michigan, Dr. Dykehouse attended Western Michigan University where he obtained a double major in Biology and Agriculture and was awarded his Bachelor of Science degree in 1968.
In 1972, he graduated with high honors from Michigan State University with a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine. During his education at MSU, he was president of his class and received numerous grants and awards for his academic achievements.
In 1976, he established the first feline only practice in the state of Oregon. His special interests include dentistry, general surgery, geriatric medicine and the treatment of hyperthyroid disease. He has developed special skills and experience in safely anesthetizing difficult cases, including aggressive, old, obese, or risky patients.
Dr. Henry Dykehouse is a member of Portland Veterinary Medical Association, Oregon Veterinary Medical Association, and the American Veterinary Medical Association.
In his spare time, he enjoys a broad variety of music, motorcycling, reading history, and golfing.
Finally, he has a special fondness for clients with a sense of humor.