Omar Zaheer Biography and Wiki
Omar Zaheer is a veterinarian and television reality star from Whitby, Ontario. He works at the 404 Veterinary Emergency and Referral Hospital. He graduated from the University of Guelph with a Bachelor of Science degree and earned his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from OVC. Zaheer is a castaway of season 42 of the CBS reality series Survivor.
Omar Zaheer Age | Birthday
Zaheer is 31 years old as of 2021. He was born on October 24, 1990, in Ontario. The Vet, Zaheer celebrates his birthday on the 24th of October each year.
Omar Zaheer Parents
The Survivor 42 contestant, Zaheer was born and raised in Ontario by her parents. He revealed that his mother is disabled, and as he grew up his family used to rely on her disability benefits. Zaheer’s father passed away in 2017. Moreover, the veterinarian has two sisters; an older sister named Juveria who is a top emergency psychiatrist in Toronto, and a small sister whose name we are yet to establish.
Omar Zaheer Ethnicity and Religion
Zaheer, who is a Survivor 42 contestant and a Veterinary doctor is of South Asian ethnic group. He has Indian roots and is a Muslim by religion.
Omar Zaheer Height
Zaheer, who is a veterinarian (vet) and also Survivor 42 castaway stands at a height measurement of 5 feet and 11 inches.
Omar Zaheer Wife
Currently (2021), Zaheer is not married and does not have a wife. He however has a girlfriend named Sarah Jajou. Dr. Zaheer and his girlfriend have a 4-year age difference; Sarah Jajou is 27 years (age as of 2021) while Zaheer is 31 years old. The pair have been together for about 7 years as of April 2022. Zaheer’s girlfriend is a veterinary doctor who graduated from Ontario Veterinary College-the University of Guelph in 2020.
Omar Zaheer Education
Zaheer attended the University of Guelph where he graduated with an Honours Bachelor of Science. He then joined Ontario Veterinary College (OVC) to get his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree.
Omar Zaheer Job
Zaheer works as an Avian & Exotic Animal Veterinarian. He currently (2022) works at the 404 Veterinary Emergency and Referral Hospital.
After college graduation, Dr. Zaheer completed a small animal rotating internship at the Veterinary Emergency Clinic in Toronto. He then returned to the Ontario Veterinary College for a specialty avian & exotic internship.
Moreover, Dr. Omar Zaheer completed his residency at the OVC in avian & exotic medicine & surgery from 2018 to 2021. During his residency, he published several articles including a new surgical technique for cloacal prolapse in pet parrots, an anesthetic study on quaker parrots, and several case reports on pet exotics including chickens, rabbits, and guinea pigs.
Some of this work was presented at the Association of Avian Veterinarians conference in 2020. Dr. Zaheer currently teaches third year veterinary students the avian, reptile, and amphibian units of Comparative Animal Medicine.
Omar Zaheer Survivor 42
Zaheer is one of the castaways of season 42 of the CBS reality series Survivor. He is a veterinarian from Whitby, Ontario. Zaheer describes himself as Silly, empathetic, and shameless. He terms his late father his hero reason being he had a tremendous amount of love for his children.
Dr. Zaheer would play his game like former survivor Rob Cesternino whom he says had strategic prowess and Kim Spradlin-Wolfe whose social skills were top notch. Survivor 42 premiered on March 9, 2022, on CBS, and new episodes air on Wednesdays.
Omar Zaheer Net worth
Dr. Zaheer has an estimated net worth of $500K-$1 million. He is an avian and exotic veterinarian from Whitby, Ontario. A Vet doctor in Canada earns an annual average salary of around $65K.
Omar Zaheer Instagram
Dr. Omar, a vet is active on Instagram. His Instagram handle is @ozaheer24 with over 3400 followers as of April 2022.