Bartholomew Buckeye Bottoms, known as Dr. Buckeye Bottoms, is an American veterinarian and TV actor. He specializes in large animal fields and has been practicing for over 13 years. He also is an actor on “The Adventure of Dr. Buckeye Bottoms, which is a reality TV program on Nat Geo Wild network. It follows the work performed as a veterinarian based in Hawaii.
Dr. Buckeye Bottoms Education Details
After high school, the doctor majored in Animal Science at California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo, earning a Bachelor of Science degree. He graduated in 2000, and went on to receive his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Atlantic Veterinary College at the University of Prince Edward Island in Canada.
He received his DVM degree in 2004. According to realitystarfacts.com, the doctor’s career began in 2006 as a veterinarian travelling all over Hawaii. He began as a practitioner in Santa Cruz in 2004, before realizing he could do more good by travelling to different places. He then moved to Hawaii to pursue studies in the marine veterinary field.
Dr. Buckeye Bottoms Career Details
The doctor gained fame after the death of his colleague and famous vet Dr. Scott Sims. He was then asked to fill in for Dr. Sims at Kauai Island. The program the two starred on was called “Aloha Vet.” Since then, he has opened more mobile facilities in Hawaii including some in Big Island, Maui, and Oahu, among others, around the state, for the last thirteen years. As his popularity grew, he was approached by television producers regarding the idea of a reality program based on his career. In the program, he is seen travelling to different Hawaiian locations, and treats animals such as pigs, goats, horses, cattle, and many more. His own dog, Kevin, accompanies him on many trips, as does his treasured surfboard. One of the reasons he agreed to the show is to promote awareness of abused and neglected animals, of which he has seen many times as a DVM. The program “The Adventure of Dr. Buckeye Bottoms, officially premiered on February 18, 2017, and has two season under its belt.
Dr. Buckeye Bottoms Bio: Age, Early Life, Parents
Dr. Bottoms was born Santa Barbara, California, on January 25, 1977. He is 44 years old. He comes from a family of actors, as he is the son of actor Timothy Bottoms and Timothy’s ex-wife, Alicia Cary. His uncles Joseph and Ben Bottoms are actors as well, not to mention their late brother, Sam Bottoms. His uncle Joseph won the Golden Globe Award for “New Star of The Year-Actor” award in 1975. His mother Alicia was also a singer as well. His paternal grandparents are Betty and James “Bud” Bottoms.
Dr. Buckeye’s parents divorced in 1978, when he was a year old. He also has three younger siblings from his dad and stepmother Marcia Morehart. They include William Bodie Bottoms (born 1985), Bridget Bottoms (born 1987), and Benton Bottoms (born 1990). It is believed that Dr. Buckeye Bottoms is of mixed ethnicity. All of his family members are completely supportive of his career in television.
Dr. Buckeye Bottoms Social Media Presence
Not much is known currently of Dr. Buckeye’s personal life, as he is not active on social media, the website thehollywoodmask.com states.
Is Dr. Buckeye Bottoms Married To Wife?
Some sources have said that he is currently married, but it has never been confirmed by Dr. Buckeye.
Dr. Buckeye Bottoms Death Rumours
In 2015, rumors began circulating on the internet that he died from being in a forest fire in 2015, which happened around the time of his colleague Dr. Sims’ death that same year.
Dr. Buckeye Bottoms Net Worth
Also, the doctor’s net worth has not been revealed, although some have said it is roughly $10 million throughout the last few years. He is currently not active on any form of social media beside National Geography’s Social Media webpage.
Dr. Buckeye Bottoms Body Measurements
Any information on body measurements and stats would also be unavailable to the public, except for the doctor’s height, which measures at 5 feet and 11 inches.
Dr. Buckeye Bottoms House
He is known to believe that his profession in his life, and resides in Hawaii; the exact location is not disclosed. Any details about types of homes and cars are also unavailable.