Dr. Erk obtained his veterinary degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. He has worked as an emergency clinician at Animal Emergency Care Centers and as an Associate Veterinarian at Belcrest Animal Clinic. Dr. Erk has been with CARES since 2010. He is married to a wonderful wife named Ashlea, has three sons: Brodie, Wesley, and August and a Labrador named Cinco. Dr. Erk loves to trail run, swim, and mountain bike. He hopes to compete in an Ironman someday.