Portrait of Dr. Chyrle Bonk

Dr. Chyrle Bonk graduated from Oregon State University in 2010 with a Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine (DVM). She also earned a Bachelor of Science in Animal Sciences from the University of Idaho in 2006.

Dr. Bonk has practiced as a licensed veterinarian for Clearwater Valley Veterinary Clinic in Orofino, Idaho for over 10 years, gaining a wealth of experience in caring for cats and dogs.

In addition to treating pets and writing for various veterinary websites, including Senior Tail Waggers & Cat World, Dr. Bonk also owns several dogs, cats and a small cattle herd.

Experience: 10 years as a veterinarian

Location: Orofino, ID


  • Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine (DVM), Oregon State University (2010)
  • Bachelor of Science in Animal Sciences, University of Idaho (2006)

Online profiles

Recent Articles by Dr. Bonk on Senior Tail Waggers