Stephen R. Sage, DVM
Margaret M Berry, DVM
M. Tricia Horton, DVM
Amber M. Dick, LVT
Pet health care
Welcome to Mt Hope Veterinary Hospital. We are a small animal
(dogs and cats) veterinary practice providing complete pet
health care services for your companions.
Staff and facilities:
Who we are and what we do
Our veterinarians and assistants are ready
to provide the complete health care needs for your companions.
With over 50 years of combined practice experience in small
animal veterinary medicine our team of veterinarians can
provide you the care your four legged family member deserves.
The majority of our practice is devoted to dogs and cats.
We are able to treat ferrets, rodents, rabbits and some
other exotic species.
Dr. Berry graduated from Michigan State University's
College of Veterinary Medicine in 1987. She has worked in
clinical practice since graduation. Her service in state
and local veterinary organizations includes: past president
of the Mid-State Veterinary Medical Association, former
chairman of the Animal Welfare Committee of the Michigan
Veterinary Medical Association. She has served on the Board
of Directors of the Capital Area Humane Society. She enjoys
horseback riding, reading, fishing and her profession.
Dr. Sage graduated from Michigan State University's
College of Veterinary Medicine in 1981. He has worked in
clinical practice in the Lansing area since graduation.
He is currently a member of the Mid-State Veterinary Medical
Association, the MVMA,and the AVMA. He also has a bachelors
degree in biological science from MSU's college of Natural
Science. He is experienced in many kinds of surgery including
orthopedic repairs and has a special interest in canine
and feline ophthalmology and dentistry. He is a member of
the American Association
of Feline Practioner's.
He is a Viet Nam era veteran. He is involved
in our local Audubon Society and is an accomplished amateur
nature and wildlife photographer. Some of his work may be
or on his photography website at.sageimages.com
Dr. Horton, originally from Kansas City, Kansas
graduated from Kansas State University's College of Veterinary
Medicine in 2005. After spending a year working at a small
animal emergency/referral center in the Chicago area, she
moved to Michigan and has been in clinical practice ever
since. She is currently a member of the MVMVA and the AVMA.
Her interests in veterinary medicine include preventative
medicine, canine and feline ophthalmology, internal medicine
and feline medicine.
In her free time, she enjoys traveling, visiting her family,
knitting, baking, cooking, sewing, reading, gardening, and
Meeting your needs
From simple medical problems to complex medical cases. Our
in house laboratory is equipped with state of the art chemistry
and hematology analyzers and we routinely do work though
the DCPAH at Michigan State University and Idexx Reference
laboratories to perform nearly any test available in regular
Our surgery and dentistry are performed with
a number of safe, balanced protocols of modern anesthetics
and analgesics including Isoflurane gas anesthesia. Monitoring
is regularly performed using an ECG monitoring, pulse oximetry,
blood pressure and other measures..
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