Dr. Blaine O'Reilly grew up in Huntsville, Ala. He started working at McCurdy Animal Hospital while in high school in the early 1990s. He worked full time at McCurdy Animal Hospital for 3 years in the late 1990s as head technician.
Dr. O'Reilly earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Science from Auburn University in 2000, a Master of Science in Animal Science in 2004 and a DVM in 2006, all from Auburn. He completed his Equine Internship at Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital in 2007, and was Associate Veterinarian in Winchester, Va., at Equine Medical Services from 2007 to 2008. In January 2008, Dr. O'Reilly returned to McCurdy Animal Hospital as Associate Veterinarian and purchased the practice in July 2011. He is active in organized veterinary medicine as the Madison County Veterinary Medical Association's delegate to the Alabama State Board of Veterinary Medicine.