jon higgins

jon higgins

Jon E. Higgins VMD

Dr. Higgins started acornembryo LLC in 1989 after graduating from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. Growing up in NJ, raising Suffolk sheep and Angus cattle, Jon worked on local farms leading to a degree from University of Vermont in Dairy Science. With a particular interest in reproduction medicine initially, the practice has now broadened to include all species and sizes of farm animals and their farms. He continues to live in Belle Mead, NJ with his wife Tracy, and their animal crew.





Emma Ehrlich DVM

Dr. Ehrlich grew up in eastern New York State. Her parents raised Hereford cattle, and also are dairy veterinarians who allowed her spend a lot of time growing up on other people's dairy farms. She graduated from vet school at Cornell in 2017, attended the Summer Dairy Institute there, and is delighted to be working with the farmers and farm animal owners of New Jersey and Pennsylvania.  She is in the right profession because her chief personal interests are animals, the outdoors, and food.





                   Some recent pics from farms in our practice area - see @thecowdoc on Instagram