About Dr. Perl


  • University of Perugia, Italy, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine 1988
  • University of Maryland, BS Zoology 1975
  • Member of the District of Columbia Academy of Veterinary Medicine
  • Member of the American Veterinary Medical Association
  • Member of the Maryland Veterinary Medical Association
  • Licensed in Maryland and Washington DC


Dr. Perl has been providing housecalls for his clients since 1993. In addition, he is well known in the Washington DC and Montgomery County areas for his countless hours of service to local rescue and shelter operations. In  2010 Dr. Perl was named Veterinarian of the Year by the Montgomery County Humane Society. He also received special honors from The Washington Animal Rescue League for serving as the anchor of their spay/neuter program since it’s inception 15 years ago. Dr. Perl works with the Feline Foundation, Guiding Eyes, and a few other rescue groups as well.


Dr Perl resides in Olney, Maryland with his wife, their four children and assorted pets. It is not uncommon to see them all sitting around the kitchen table stamping Housecalls for Pets reminder cards and organizing files.