Dr. Hinkle was born in Evanston, Illinois. She received her D.V.M. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1990. Two weeks later, she married Tom Sullivan, a 1990 Illinois graduate who now manages Town & Country Animal Hospital after ten years at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Dr. Hinkle practiced in the Chicago area for eleven years, during which time she started a house call practice and had three children; Brian, Claire, and Maeve.
Dr. Hinkle and Mr. Sullivan purchased the hospital in June of 2001 after moving to Mid-Michigan from Wheaton, Illinois. She enjoys camping, hiking, music, reading, and raising her kids and pets (currently nine, including Dogue De Bordeaux Brandi, pictured).
Miranda Bauer, D.V.M.
Dr. Miranda Bauer joined the Town & Country Animal Hospital team as Veterinary Associate in 2006. Dr. Bauer received her Veterinary Degree from Iowa State University. She is kept busy by her husband, four children, one cat, one Bassett Hound, and one Havanese dog. Dr. Bauer enjoys spending time with her family and volunteering with school, church, and dance group activities.
Licensed Veterinary Technician
Megan Judy, BS, LVT
Megan and her husband, Josh, were recently married and are the proud parents of Mr. Pig, a guinea pig! She is a graduate of the MSU College of Veterinary Medicine’s Veterinary Technology Program, and enjoys spending time with family and friends. Megan also likes crafting, volunteering for the Battle Creek Historical Society, and cooking.
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