Matt Carriker is one celebrity in the medical world loved by many people. He is a veterinarian and a YouTuber as well. Matt first found fame on YouTube with his first channel and after he got his veterinary license, he launched his second channel which stocks videos of his rescue efforts as an animal lover and doctor.
Beyond these and what you probably already knew about his career and internet fame, do you know about his wife and net worth? Here you will learn those in addition to many other details about his career growth and facts you will find interesting about the celebrity YouTuber.
Background Information of Matt Carriker
The veterinary doctor and YouTuber Dr. Matt Carriker was born on the 21st day of October in the year 1986 in Texas, the United States of America to white American parents. This makes him of white ethnic background and of American nationality.
The identities of his parent such as their name, occupation and where they are at the present time have not been revealed publicly. However, it is known that he has a sister named Ali who is reported to be living with him and as well following his footsteps in becoming a veterinarian. Despite the gap of information on his parent’s identities, other aspects of his life like his education, career advancement, and personal life are known to us, so read on!
Matt (Mathew) Carriker attended Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences graduating in the year 2008. He obtained his license as a veterinarian in 2012 and has been practicing the noble profession since then.
The Texas native now works in an animal clinic located at Fair Oaks Ranch Veterinary in Boerne, Texas. From yonks, he has always fancied making videos and would often enter the woods equipped with a camera to get materials for his videos. In early 2011, he created his first youtube channel called DemolitionRanch and the channel is all about demolishing things. If you have a phobia or dislike for guns and its accouterments, you probably shouldn’t go looking at the channel. Nonetheless, the channel has seen a cumulative view of over 703 million and boasts of over 5.2 million subscribers. Several years ago, it became recognized as one of the most popular firearm channels on Youtube and still commands its respect till date.
Having seen the power of social media and particularly the domineering influence YouTube has on cyberspace, Matt Carriker decided to replicate the same success in another channel wholly dedicated to his veterinary practice, particularly animal rescue. He created his second channel called Vet Ranch in 2014. The channel has also not been a failure as it is doing well with over 271 million views so far and a subscriber base of over 2.1 million. On Vet Ranch, he makes and posts videos of the transformation rescue animals undergo under his teams’ care and it also has a website – vetranch.org dedicated to giving publicity to the cause.
Before Demolition Ranch and Vet Ranch for which Matt Carriker is more popularly known for, the YouTuber had an older channel named OffTheRanch where he vlogs about himself and his family. The channel was created in 2007 and has over 1.8 million subscribers with an impressive 226 million (plus) total video views.
In addition to his regular work, he owns and runs a small family veterinary clinic in San Antonio Texas where he resides with his family.
Carriker’s Net Worth
The question of his net worth has been answered by a few online sources. He is estimated to be worth around $1.8 million. However, a lot of people who love and appreciate what he does believe he is worth more than that in unquantifiable terms. Matt Carriker gives rescue animals an opportunity to live again in a more comfortable way.
There are reports that a couple of television companies have approached him to make a series of his animal rescue show (which will increase his net worth) but Matt decline and wouldn’t accept anything that will see him give less time to looking after animals in distress.
Who is The Wife?
Matt Carriker is married to Meredith Atkinson with whom he has had three children, two girls named Adalyn, Annie, and a boy named Lincoln. The family also comprise Matt’s sister named Ali and a dog; a boxer breed named DozerMan.
Matt Carriker from all indications is a doting father to his family and there have been no rumors of rancor in their family.
Not much information has been revealed about his wife and it appears she is not someone who feeds on social media publicity. When she does make revelations about herself, we will let you be in the know.
Here are The Other Facts About Matt Carriker
- He caters for the medical bills of the rescue animals he attends to from the proceeds of his YouTube channel.
- The veterinary doctor is a slim hulk with a height reported to be around 6 feet 9 inches and a weight of about 211 lbs.
- He has acted in a movie titled Strain 100 after which he started seeing offers from television companies to make a series of his animal rescue. He declined all.
- Most of the animals treated by him are often rescued by San Antonio Pets Alive (SAPA) and they mostly get adopted by worthy people afterward.
- The Canadian vlogger Peter Czerwinski has been a guest on his DemolitionRanch channel.
- Matt’s birthplace is Texas while his birth sign is Libra.