Tamara is a veterinary assistant who has been a part of the team at Haslett Animal Hospital since 2010. She is currently working towards her associates and veterinary technician license through Purdue University. Tamara is very familiar with all of the positions at Haslett Animal Hospital, but is most passionate about her role in anesthesia and surgery. She loves developing relationships with her clients and helping their pets with whatever they may need. She has a yorkie named Big Agnes, many rescue cats, and two birds (Sunny and Duke).
Nathan has been our practice manager since 2008. He enjoys working at the practice because every day is something new and different. When Nathan isn’t working, he enjoys skiing, wakeboarding, kayaking, fly fishing, backpacking, scuba diving, and traveling.
A cum laude graduate of the Baker College of Jackson Veterinary Technology Program, Maggie has been a part of our team since July 2015. She enjoys her work at Haslett Animal Hospital where she feels that she is constantly learning more and also gets to enjoy getting to know pets and their owners. Her own pets include Bailey, a German short-haired pointer mix; Zuko, a pit mix; Vice and Persephone, two domestic short-haired cats; Willow, a Siamese cat; Yoshi, a domestic long-haired cat; and Nikki, a horse. When she isn’t working, Maggie enjoys horseback riding, reading, playing board games, scrapbooking and other crafts, and participating in cosplay.
Katie received her bachelor’s in animal science from MSU in 2014, and followed up with her bachelor’s in veterinary technology from MSU in 2016. She wanted to be a technician ever since she moved onto a farm when she was a kid. Today, Katie enjoys the hands-on aspect of veterinary medicine and being able to help animals live healthy, happy lives with their families.
Katie and her husband Tyler have 2 miniature Dachshunds named Maggie and Zoogs, and 2 cats, Phantom and Blue. Outside of work, her favorite activities include traveling (she’s been to 10 different countries), watching movies, and spending time with her family.
Fred is Haslett Animal Hospital’s professional groomer with professional grooming certification. He has 19 years of experience, and 4 years working at our practice. He enjoys being able to see satisfied clients and getting daily satisfaction from his craft. Fred has been married 23 years to his wonderful wife Cheryl. They have a number of pets including Pearl, a 13-year-old Pit Bull Terrier; Bella, an 8-year-old German Shepherd; Marti, a 9-year-old Italian Greyhound; Ryder, a 1-year-old Border Terrier; Moochie, a 10-year-old Siamese cat; Duma, a 7-year-old Manx cat; and Sparty, a parrotlet. When he isn’t working, Fred has a number of interesting hobbies including collecting vintage tin toys from the 1890s to present and studying origin apologetics, world history, and science. He also loves motorcycles.
Angie has been a part of our team since 2006. She earned her B.S. in Zoology from MSU. One of her favorite things about working at Haslett Animal Hospital is getting to know the clients and their pets. Angie is married to her husband Dave and they have a daughter named Analena (age 7) and two pets: Pandora, a grey DSH and Arwen, a black DSH. When she isn’t working, Angie loves sewing, reading, and singing. She grew up on a small farm and had her own horse as a girl.