Dr.JERRY BELLINDVMMedical Director/Owner
Dr. Bellin, in addition to dog and cat friends, has a special interest in your exotic family members as well; those pets such as birds, reptiles, ferrets, rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, gerbils, and mice.
Born and raised in Green Bay as a Packer fan, Dr. Bellin, his wife Jolene, four children, two dogs, three cats, two Bearded Dragons, Indian Ringneck parakeet, guinea pigs and numerous fish now live in Stevens Point. He is a graduate of UW Platteville with a degree in Biology and earned his Veterinary degree from UW Madison in 2005.
In addition to caring for your furry friends, Dr. Bellin enjoys camping with his family, acting with his kids, singing the Central Wisconsin Master Chorale, and playing lacrosse with all four of his kids.
Dr.ELIZABETH KNABEDVMAssociate Veterinarian
Dr. Knabe joined Wildwood Animal Hospital in 1986. Prior to that she worked for a year at the 24 hour emergency hospital in Milwaukee. She enjoys seeing cats and dogs and currently has two male cats, brothers Spirit and Opportunity at home.
Dr. Knabe graduated from the University of Minnesota, Twin cities, with a degree in biology. She then got her DVM Degree at the College of Veterinary Medicine, also at the University of Minnesota.
Dr. Knabe enjoys reading, exercise, and planting trees for the future.
Dr.LAUREN TSCHIDAAssociate Veterinarian
Dr. Lauren earned her veterinary degree from across the pond at Royal Veterinary College in London England. Since graduating in 2014 she worked at a small animal clinic in Antigo, WI. She loves all aspects of Veterinary Medicine, but mainly focuses on massage and rehabilitation, internal medicine, dentistry and ER/critical care. Dr. Lauren can't wait to get to know more about the Marshfield community.
Outside of work Dr. Lauren loves hanging with her husband, two kiddos (Harper and Grayson) and her dogs (Hoss, Eska, and Tiny). She also has two cats that mind to themselves. Hobbies include hunting/fishing, gardening and watching the good ol'Packers.
Terri began working for Wildwood Animal Hospital in 1979 for Dr. John Kolpanen. The practice was sold to Dr. Roger Krogstad in 1981 and most recently to Dr. Gerald Bellin in 2018. She has enjoyed the journey and all the wonderful things we continue to do. Terri loves the interaction with the clients and pets. Terri and her husband Dan enjoy spending time with their pets Jozie, Bob, and Sally.
CassieCVTCertified Veterinary Technician
Cassie received an Associates Degree from Stauzenberger College in Brecksville, OH in December of 2012 and has been a CVT here since March of 2016. She also graduated from Tom Rose Dog Training school where she learned how to teach people how to train dogs. This includes teaching police officers how to train their dogs to apprehend criminals, search for narcotics, and find lost people. Cassie enjoys training dogs, but has a special interest in puppy socialization and training. Her other interests include fishing, going to dog shows with her dogs and volunteering at MAPS. Cassie's favorite part of being a CVT is meeting new pets, clients, and making them feel welcome here at Wildwood Animal Hospital.
DanaCVTCertified Veterinary Technician
Dana obtained a Bachelor of Science in animal science from the University of Minnesota in 2008 and a veterinary technician degree from Eastern Wyoming College in 2011. Dana has been a CVT here since January of 2012. Dana and her husband have 2 children, and a fur-family consisting of two cats, Purranhna and Charles. Dana enjoys camping, gardening, reading , and spending time with her children. Connecting with clients, patients, and continuing education are Dana's favorite things about being a CVT.
Holly CVTCertified Veterinary Technician
Holly Graduated from the Vet Tech Institute in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and became a CVT in 2010. She has worked with large, small animal, and exotics in practices in Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Wisconsin. Her special interests include dentistry & Fear Free handling.
Holly lives on a dairy farm with her husband, daughter, and herd of animals including: her horse Whinney, goats Lorena & Clara, dog Waylon, cat Logan, and rabbit Dolly.
Holly enjoys horseback riding, reading, gardening, and spending time with family outdoors.
SueCVTCertified Veterinary Technician
Sue has a bachelor of Science degree from UW-SP and has been certified since 1988. She shares a small hobby farm in the country with her husband, 2 horses Mac & Ruffian and her dog Maggie. In her free time she loves riding her horses, canoeing, hiking, biking, skiing, and anything that gets her outdoors. She loves all aspects of veterinary medicine but gets the most pleasure from assisting in surgery and the nursing care that keeps your pets as healthy and comfortable while here.
Bridget graduated from Madison Area Tech College with a degree in veterinary technology. She enjoys spending time with her two cats Danica and Copper. In her free time she enjoys snowmobiling, boating, gardening, and spending time with her family and friends. What she likes best in veterinary medicine is surgery, dental care, and making pets & clients happy.
Jolene joined Wildwood Animal Hospital in the spring of 2019. Her four kids and husband keep her busy at home along with a mess of pets. Jolene has 3 Dogs: Mojo, Rocket and Sugar. 3 cats: Boots, Simba and Bella, guinea pig named Pumpkin, and two Bearded Dragons Sully and Coop. Jolene loves to go on adventures with family, crocheting, and is active in her church. She really enjoys meeting and greeting clients and helping them when they visit Wildwood Animal Hospital. She also enjoys helping with social media and website as well.