Dr. Duffy Jones is a native of the Atlanta area, and he grew up within walking distance of Peachtree Hills Animal Hospital. Dr. Jones is a graduate of Christ the King Elementary School and Marist High School. He attended the University of Notre Dame, and later Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine (now renamed the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University), from which he received his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 1999. After that, Dr. Jones completed a one-year rotating internship in emergency medicine, internal medicine, and surgery at Georgia Veterinary Specialists. He then spent five years working at Bells Ferry Veterinary Hospital and South Cherokee Veterinary Hospital. In August of 2005, he opened Peachtree Hills Animal Hospital in Buckhead.
He is currently on the Board of the Georgia Veterinary Medical Association. He has recently become aWebMD Pet Health Communityguest expert, and has contributed to blog posts and podcasts forVictoria Stilwell's Positivelyweb site.
Dr. Jones considers himself lucky to have married the girl next door, Courtney. They have been blessed with two energetic boys and one little girl. In his spare time, Dr. Jones likes to fly fish and play basketball and soccer. He is very involved as a parent volunteer at Christ the King School, where he also coaches soccer.
The Jones home is currently run by Ellie, The Royal Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, Rosie her Nemesis and fellow Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, Meatball, the Formerly Fat Cat and Hobbs, the oldest darn guinea pig in the world.