- Animal Flea Control
- Animal Microchipping
- Holistic Veterinary Medicine
- Small Animal Vet
- Veterinary Dentistry
- Veterinary Euthanasia
- Veterinary Medical Specialties
- Veterinary Surgery
- Veterinary Vaccinations
For more than 40 years Deer Grove Veterinary Clinics have been practicing veterinary medicine in the Cottage Grove area, treating pets from Deerfield, Cottage Grove, Madison, Sun Prairie, Monona, McFarland and the surrounding area. We’ve been part of this community for so long that some of our clients came in during their childhood when their parents were clients. We know that there are more veterinary clinics in the area now than there were 40 years ago, so we’re thrilled that clients return year after year and generation after generation. It is this loyalty that we strive to nurture; not only loyalty from our clients but our sincere dedication to the lifetime health and wellness of your pets.
Our clients keep returning because we give great medical care to their pets at a reasonable cost, which means that they can give their pets appropriate care without excessive financial concerns. We also treat our clients and their pets with respect, courtesy and compassion.
Reasonable Cost – Our clients return because we provide great veterinary care at a reasonable cost.
Lasting Relationships – We create lasting relationships with our clients and their pets for a lifetime of veterinary care.
Complete Care – We go beyond annual exams and vaccines and provide your pet with complete care, no matter what ails them throughout their lifetime.
T.T.A. Surgery – Dr. Frame is certified and has performed over 50 Tibial Tuberosity Advancement or T.T.A. surgeries.
Dental Care – Dental care is very important to us which is why our entire staff has been trained by a Board Certified Veterinary Dental Specialist and we use cutting edge technology and procedures.
Anesthesia Monitoring – A Certified Veterinary Technician will monitor your pet the entire time it is under anesthesia.
Experience – More than 50 years of combined experience in veterinary care and four D.V.M.s on staff.
Central Location – Our location allows us to serve the veterinary needs of clients in Cottage Grove, Deerfield, Madison, Sun Prairie, Monona, McFarland and surrounding areas.
Geriatric Services – We love old pets, so we’ve created a geriatric wellness screening package designed to deal specifically with an older pet’s health needs and concerns.
Besides being comfortable with common medical problems, intravenous fluids and supportive care in companion animals, we are able provide more advanced procedures such as state of the art anesthesia and pain control, complex dentistry and extensive soft tissues and orthopedic surgery including cruciate repair with T.T.A. You can feel confident that your cat or dog will always be well cared for and treated with the best medicine possible at the Deer-Grove Veterinary Clinic.
C Steven Frame, D.V.M.
C Steven Frame, D.V.M., graduated from University of Missouri‘s School of Veterinary Medicine in 1984 and has been at Deer-Grove since 1985. He specializes in soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, and does all the Tibial Tuberosity Advancement (T.T.A.) surgeries at Deer-Grove Veterinary Clinics. A member of the Veterinary Information Network, he believes it’s important to always push yourself to continue learning because there is always a new way to approach old problems. Dr. Frame is also a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the Wisconsin Veterinary Medical Association and the Dane County Veterinary.
Lyn Empey, D.V.M.
Lyn Empey, D.V.M., graduated from the University of Wisconsin’s School of Veterinary Medicine in 1998. Her areas of interest are pet nutrition and client education. Dr. Empey feels that the most rewarding part of her job is sharing a pet’s life from birth through the senior years. “When I am there from the first puppy/kitten visit all the way through the time to say goodbye, and I have had the opportunity to help that pet live a good life, I feel a sense of fulfillment and privilege that I have been able to share such an amazing time.” Outside of work Dr. Empey enjoys spending time with her husband, three sons, three dogs (Greco, Mack, and Stanley). She is a sports nut, and enjoys keeping tabs of the Packers, Brewers, N.A.S.C.A.R. and just about any other sport you want to name. Dr. Empey is a member of the American Veterinary Association and the Wisconsin Veterinary Medical Association.
Amy Mueller, D.V.M.
Amy Mueller, D.V.M., graduated from the University of Wisconsin's School of Veterinary Medicine in 2003. She worked in day practice for 5 years before spending a year practicing emergency veterinary medicine. While she enjoyed her experience as an emergency veterinarian, she found she really missed providing lifelong care for a pet and his/her family. She joined the Deer-Grove Veterinary Clinic team in July 2009. She enjoys both medicine and surgery. Her interests include: pain management, internal medicine, and education for clients, staff, and future veterinarians. She feels the best part of her profession is being involved in fostering the special bond between pets and their owners. Dr. Mueller lives in Lodi with her husband and young son. They share their home with three rescued pets - two dogs and one cat.
Erin Bloom, D.V.M.
Dr. Erin Bloom, obtained her D.V.M. from the University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine in May 2010. Her interests include surgery, client communication, and weight management. She is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Wisconsin Veterinary Medical Association. Outside of work, Dr. Erin enjoys spending time with her rescue dog, Emma, family, and friends. She also enjoys horseback riding, reading, and watching movies. She is very excited to be at Deer-Grove and looks forward to getting to know you and your family!
Dalton Schreiber, M.B.A., joined Deer-Grove Vet Clinic as practice manager after many years working in large scale manufacturing and fabrication facilities. Prior to his manufacturing career, Dalton retired from the U.S.A.F. after a career as a Security Specialist. When the Practice Manager position at Deer-Grove Vet Clinic became available, Dalton knew it would be the perfect opportunity for him to shift career focus, while working in a setting that would allow him plenty of kitty and puppy interaction. Dalton lives in Deerfield with his wife Mary and 2 cats, Jack and Betty. He is looking forward to meeting all of the business associates, clients and their pet friends that come into the Deer-Grove Vet Clinic.
Diana Nelson, C.V.T.
Diana Nelson is a Certified Veterinary Technician. She graduated from The Madison Area Technical College’s Certified Veterinary Technician Program in 2004. Diana joined the team at Deer-Grove Veterinary Clinic in 2008. She enjoys the variety her profession brings and working with a great team that provides high-quality animal care. Her family includes two cats (Wyatt and Sammi), two adopted rescue dogs, (Pilgrim and Brutus), and her husband, Ken. In Diana’s spare time she enjoys camping, hiking, biking, baking, going to dog parks and spending time with her family. She and her family live in Oconomowoc.
Logan Miller, C.V.T.
Logan Miller, C.V.T., graduated from Madison Area Technical College in May of 2007. He has been with Deer-Grove Veterinary Clinic since September of 2009 and very much likes the exposure that working in a busy companion animal clinic brings. From performing dental exams and cleanings, to assisting with specialty surgeries, Logan is enjoying providing excellent animal care with many fun and enthusiastic people who feel the same way towards animal health. He previously worked for the Department of Natural Resources in the Fish and Wildlife Health Labs, where he appreciated another aspect of animal care, but is very glad to be back in a clinic helping out companion animals.
Kristin, C.V.T. has been working at Deer-Grove Veterinary Clinic since May 2008. She brings over 10 years of veterinary clinic experience as well as a Bachelor's degree in biology from UW-Platteville. Her favorite part of her job is working with animals and seeing something different every day. Born and raised in Janesville, WI, Kristin now lives in Sun Prairie with her husband Rob, daughter Kaylee, and English pointer Jackson.
Jenna is a Certified Veterinary Technician from M.A.T.C. Madison, class of 2008. She proudly joined the Deer-Grove Veterinary team in 2009. Her husband's job transferred them to Iowa where she worked at an Animal Rescue for almost 2 years. As fate would have it, they were transferred back to Madison where she was pleased to continue her career at Deer-Grove Veterinary Clinic. She enjoys performing Dental cleanings and Laboratory Diagnostics. Jenna originates from Prairie du Chien, WI. In her free time you will find her fishing with her husband or outside playing with their Labrador Retriever, Kota. SHe looks forward to seeing Deer-Grove Veterinary clients and patients alike at surrounding community events.
Brooke joined the Deer-Grove Veterinary Clinic team in May 2009. She brings 10 years of experience in the pet industry. She enjoys meeting new pets and their families, and also spending quality time with the senior patients. On her free-time, Brooke likes to go hiking with her Springer Spaniel, Georgie, also activities such as gardening and snowboarding.
Amie, the lead receptionist, has been at Deer-Grove Veterinary Clinics since November 2004. She has always loved animals, which is partially why she loves working at Deer-Grove. She lives in Sun Prairie with her husband Doug and their beautiful daughter, Hanna. She has 2 dogs, Kasey, an adorable bichon/poodle/cocker mix, and Snowflake a sweet shih tzu (named by Hanna), plus a fiesty cat named Josie.
Krista has been a receptionist with us since August 2009. She grew up on a farm in Lake Mills so she has always had animals around her throughout her life. She shares her home with her husband Butch, their newborn son, Aiden, and loving pets, a dog Kila and a cat Boomer. During her free time she enjoys being with Aiden, reading, and spending time with her family & friends.
Danielle joined the Deer Grove Vet Clinic team in March 2012. She is an avid animal lover and social media fanatic. As a receptionist she has designated herself as the official puppy and kitten greeter and Twitter bot of the clinic! Danielle is a local musician who mentors young girls through a program called Girls Rock Camp. When she isn’t providing enthusiastic belly rubs for patients she is most likely found writing, recording, traveling, tweeting, and spending time with friends and family.