Erin Katribe, DVM

Medical Director

Best Friends Animal Society

Dr. Erin Katribe earned her DVM degree from Texas A&M University in 2009. Following graduation, she moved to Austin, Texas, where she practiced both emergency and critical care and shelter medicine. Dr. Erin moved to Kanab, Utah, in 2017 and began working at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary. She became Best Friends’ medical director in 2018 and completed her master’s degree in shelter medicine through the University of Florida the same year. She serves on the Association of Shelter Veterinarians board of directors, and she currently lives in Texas where her focus is on strategic national and regional work to accomplish Best Friends’ goal of getting every shelter to no-kill by 2025.