Running three popular YouTube channels, Matt Carriker is one personality with a difference. The Texas-born who is a veterinarian joins the league of successful YouTubers with his three YouTube channels that have millions of followers each. His gun content Youtube Channel named “Demolition Ranch” alongside the two other channels, has gone a long way in making a lasting impact in the lives of many of his fans.
Carriker is not only successful as a veterinarian and a YouTube star, but also as a successful businessman who makes use of the best of modern opportunities to enrich himself. Find out more about the famed American veterinarian doctor and YouTube star.
Matt Carriker Biography
Matt Carriker was born in Texas on October 21, 1986. He grew up among veterinary physicians with his father and sister Ali being certified veterinarians. His father graduated from Texas A&M as a vet medical doctor. Carriker also has a brother whose name is not yet disclosed. As per his educational background, the Texan also attended Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences in 2008. He became a certified veterinarian in 2012 after being licensed.
With a father that runs a veterinary clinic, Matt longed to follow in his father’s steps. After obtaining his license, he began to work at Fair Oaks Ranch Veterinary in Boerne, Texas, which he later owned in 2017. Before then, he was already becoming popular on YouTube. He first joined the society of vloggers in 2007 with his “OffTheRanch” where he talks mostly about his daily experiences and family. The channel has over 2.4 million subscribers.
Matt created his second YouTube channel called “DemolitionRanch” on Jan 3, 2011, and it focuses on the use of guns to demolish things. The channel has so far seen massive followership with over 6.4 million subscribers and millions of views. Based on its fast growth, the channel has been recognized as one of Youtube’s most popular firearm channels. The channel still commands its respect to date. Among the topics Matt Carriker shares on his DemolitionRanch, gun safety and firearms reviews are the most prominent. Some of his videos with the highest number of views include I Shot My Truck with a Tank (15.2 million), How Deep into Dirt Will It Go? (19.8 million), and 50cal vs Bulletproof Glass! (9.5 million).
Following the popularity of his videos on his first and second channel, Matt decided to create one more channel. His third channel, Vet Ranch, focuses purely on his animals and animal care. Matt Carriker launched the YouTube channel on January 27, 2014.
Like the first two, Vet Ranch has amassed quite a lot in terms of subscriptions and number of views. Vet Ranch has videos of various rescue animals and their transformation details. The channel also has a complementary website “vetranch.org” and like its YouTube channel, the site shares documentaries of various homeless animals.
Net Worth and Career Achievements
Matt Carriker is no doubt one of the most established personalities in his medical field. The Veterinarian has amassed enough wealth from his career and YouTube channels. His DemolitionRanch, for instance, earns roughly $113.1K monthly and $1.4M annually, according to some net worth-calculating sites. He is also believed to earn more from his two other channels which have millions of subscribers respectively. He also earns a lot from adverts placed on his various channels.
With an estimated net worth of about $2 million, Carriker is believed to be living a stable life with his family. There were rumours also that he is in talks with some TV companies to make a series of his animal rescue show. The call from these TV networks follows his role in a movie titled Strain 100. Although he declined, the offer would have increased his net worth.
Matt Carriker is a married man. He is married to Meredith Atkinson, his best friend since his high school. They were reportedly lovers since their 10th-grade but got engaged in 2007 and tied the knot years after. The couple is blessed with three children- two girls namely Adalyn, Annie, and a boy named Lincoln. The veterinarian also has a boxer breed dog he named DozerMan.
Although nothing much is known about his wife’s occupation and background, Matt is known for sharing hilarious stories about his family on his OffTheRanch” channel. The white American lives with his family in the San Antonio area, Texas.
Height and Weight
Matt Carriker is quite a tall man with a height of 6 feet 9 inches and a body weight of around 95 kilos. He hasn’t given further information about his body measurements to the public.