Dr. Hunt grew up on the family dairy farm in northern Arizona. In college he rediscovered his love for animals and decided on a career path into veterinary medicine. After receiving his Doctor in Veterinary Medicine from Colorado State University, he returned to Arizona to practice. For six years Dr Hunt was an associate at Saguaro Veterinary Clinic in Scottsdale. In 2005 Dr Hunt started Homestead Animal Clinic in Mesa. Longtime Mesa residents would know the location as the previous location of Aberdeen Animal Hospital.