Dr. Derralyn Rennix has been practicing in the local community since she graduated from North Carolina State University, College of Veterinary Medicine in 2001. She loves being a primary care veterinarian at Poland Animal Hospital and has been with us since 2007. Dr. Rennix's goal is to provide excellent patient care with a personal and hometown touch. Dr. Rennix has been honored to serve the veterinary profession through her roles in the AVMA House of Delegates, Maine Veterinary Medical Association, and the Veterinary Medical Loan Repayment Program.

Dr. Rennix is also an advocate for personal well-being and is certified to teach the Mindful Life Program and Cultivating Emotional Balance. She enjoys life with her husband and two whippets on a Maine wild blueberry farm. When not working you may find her reading, meditating, listening to DMB, or watching the Patriots.

Dr. Michael Binette has been practicing Veterinary Medicine in Maine for 17 years. He was born and raised in Westbrook, and graduated from Westbrook High School in 1989. Dr. Binette then attended The University of New Hampshire where he graduated Cum Laude with a bachelor’s degree in Animal Science. Before attending The Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine, Dr. Binette spent two years as a Veterinary Technician working in the Greater Portland area.

Dr. Binette graduated from Purdue in 1999 where he received the Senior Medal for being the outstanding student in agricultural and animal sciences. Dr. Binette began his veterinary career in Norway in May of 1999 and worked there for over 12 years. As a Senior Associate, he developed an incredible reputation as both an excellent clinician, a kind animal lover, and good friend to his clients. Dr. Binette has spent the last four years working in Auburn where he has continued to grow a very long, loyal base of clients and their wonderful four legged family members. Dr. Binette has now come a little closer to home by joining the team at Poland Animal Hospital in March of 2016.