Meet Dr. Lynch

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Dr. Kevin G. Lynch

My name is Kevin Lynch. I am the veterinarian and owner of The Moriches Hospital For Animals. I renovated the building and opened our practice in April, 1974 as a 1973 graduate from Cornell Veterinary College. I love Long Island and fell in love with the rural suburban quality of the Moriches area.

What I love the most about my job as a veterinarian are the pets and the people who love them that I meet every day. Every day is an experience in intellectually stimulating medical diagnosis and treatment, combined with a passion for pets that everyone who visits and works at the practice share. It is a uniquely uplifting experience. Even when times are sad, I am humbled by the love shown in my presence.

I have had almost every breed, and combination, of dog. I have had innumerable cats share my home. I currently have an ageing Irish Terrier who was rescued with two broken front legs and a broken tail. His name is Logan and he is incredibly handsome. My wife and I have also rescued two cats. Our grey cat, Gregory is a love bug. He always wants to be held or sit in your lap. He will jump five feet to your shoulder – with or without letting you know in advance. The other cat, Tibby, lets my wife love him and he loves her back.

When I am not caring for pets, I love to go fishing. I love being on the water, joking around with my buddy, and hooking a big one. I even love cleaning the fish and eating them. When the weather and season don’t permit fishing, I love to take photographs. I want to be a better photographer and get a bigger zoom lens so I can get close-ups of wild birds and animals. I also love to write poetry and sing happy birthday songs to strangers in restaurants. I love the challenge and excitement of meeting new people wherever I go.

Animal Lover 100%
Business Owner 95%
Fisherman 80%
Photographer 75%
Poet 60%
  • Graduated Walt Whitman High School in Huntington in 1965

  • Graduated Hofstra University with B.A. in biology in 1969

  • Graduated NYS Veterinary College at Cornell University in 1974

  • Endoscopic practitioner, 2000 to date

  • Ultrasound practitioner, 2008 to date

  • Surgical Laser practitioner, 2010 to date

  • Certified Stem Cell practitioner, 2017