Dr. Hoogstraten is an MSU graduate who enjoys many aspects of veterinary medicine. Some of her favorites are providing client education, performing cytology, and integrating research and medicine to provide lifelong preventive care. She makes her home with her husband Charles and her daughters Sarah, Alana, and Katherine. They keep her on her toes! When she isn’t working, Dr. Hoogstraten enjoys music, travel, and reading, and she thinks chocolate is always a good idea…just not for your pets!
Dr. Harris has been practicing medicine at Haslett Animal Hospital since 1988 after graduating from Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine (MSU CVM) in 1985. Dr. Harris has continued to advance his knowledge with a focus on ultrasound imaging, dentistry, and orthopedic surgery. From a young age, Dr. Harris has always loved animals and it was his mom who encouraged him to pursue his dreams of becoming a veterinarian. Outside of the clinic, Dr. Harris spends his time with his wife (Becky) and their three children (Nathan, Abby, and Katie). Their family also includes their dog (Delila), cat (Carter), and six chickens. His hobbies include woodworking, swimming, yard work, and water skiing. During the summer you will find Dr. Harris surrounded by his family enjoying their lake house with fresh tomatoes, corn on the cob, and watermelon.
Dr. Remsberg earned her DVM from the University of Wisconsin in 1989. The most rewarding part of her career has been starting her own clinic in North Carolina, the Cat Care Clinic in Asheville, which she sold to be closer to her family here in Michigan.
Dr. Remsberg and her daughter, Naomi, have 3 pets at home: Bella, a Pitbull Terrier; Alisha, a Golden Retriever; and Apollo, the cat. In her spare time, Dr. Remsberg enjoys gardening, cross country skiing, biking, kayaking and reading.
Dr. Burmeister has been a part of the Haslett Animal Hospital team since 2002 and has been in veterinary medicine for more than 25 years. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree from MSU and her DVM from MSU CVM in 1991. The most rewarding part of her profession is witnessing the human-animal bond and the important role that pets play as a valuable member of the family. Through preventive medicine, she has the opportunity to keep them as healthy as possible and with their families for as long as possible. Dr. Burmeister has three children (Johanna, McKain, and Bryn). They also have four pets: Jake and Quinn (Labrador Retrievers); Bubbles (Border Terrier); and Play Dough (orange DSH). When she isn’t working, Dr. Burmeister enjoys gardening and cooking.
Dr. Harris has over 13 years of experience in veterinary care and graduated with honors from Ontario Veterinary College. She completed her undergraduate work with a Bachelor of Science degree from Central Michigan University. Dr. Harris truly loves animals and has a passion for veterinary medicine that drives her to provide the best care for her patients and their owners.
Dr. Harris appreciates all aspects of veterinary medicine, but particularly enjoys surgery, ophthalmology and building the relationships with clients and their pets.
Dr. Abby has 2 pets, a boxer named Burton and a cat named Norman Rockwell. When she is not caring for her patients at work, she likes to go running with Burton and spending time with her husband Michael, a civil engineer.
She looks forward to meeting you and caring for your pet’s needs.