Dr. Pol was a popular veterinarian show that aired on Nat Geo Wild and ran for a total of 23 seasons. Besides the show’s popularity showcasing Dr. Pol saving animal’s lives and working with different types of animals, it has also been muddled with a lot of controversies.
With the show suddenly got canceled after veterinary board regulators found Pol guilty of not keeping adequate records and put his license on probation. However, Dr. Pol’s license probation wasn’t the only controversy because Dr. Brenda, who appeared on the show, was also found guilty of murdering her husband.
If you are curious to know about Dr. Brenda her conviction and what happened to her position in the Dr. Pol show, we will highlight it all in this article.
Who is Dr. Brenda?
Dr. Brenda is an expert and highly qualified veterinarian who appeared on the National Geographic television show, “The Incredible Dr. Pol”.
Her expertise and her empathy towards the animals managed to make her one of the most popular faces on the show and she even acquired a dedicated fanbase soon after. Before appearing on the show, Dr. Brenda was a practicing vet and had a total of 40+ years of experience.
Dr. Brenda has also been involved with various charitable organizations, which is one of the reasons why her conviction came as a surprise to many.
What happened with Dr. Brenda and her husband?
Since it’s a case of murder, we don’t have all the elaborate details but we have managed to gather as much information as we could.
The incident happened on April 14, 2021, in Weidman, Michigan where Dr. Brenda was charged and arrested for her husband’s murder. According to the reports, Michael Pol, Dr. Brenda’s husband, was found in their home with multiple gunshot wounds, which led to the arrest.
Although the exact breakdown of the events during the murder isn’t known, public records suggest that the couple might have gotten into a fight, which led to the gunshots and eventual death.
Since no one else was around during the time of the incident and no other suspect has been identified, Dr. Brenda has been taken into custody and she is convicted at the Isabella County Jail and is awaiting trial.
With how sudden everything was, it came as a surprise for the fans of Dr. Pol’s show and the fans seem to be quite curious to know what went down between the couple.
Since the murder and conviction happened in 2021, the Dr. Pol show had been canceled before that. So, the incident has, in no way, affected the show. It would be interesting to see what kind of outcome happens after the trial is complete.
If you have been watching Dr. Pol’s show for quite some time now, you must have heard of this whole case and the fiasco. What are your thoughts about the situation? What do you think could have contributed to the unfortunate trail of events that led to the murder of Michael Pol?