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Our Team

The Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic team strives to provide the highest quality veterinary care to horses through the most up-to-date biotechnologies and education. Whether your horse is your athlete or your pet, one thing is certain: Your horse is an important part of your family and should be treated as such. We appreciate your trust in our care.

Brad Cumper, DVM

Dr. Brad Cumper earned his doctorate in veterinary medicine from Michigan State University. His specific areas of interest include sports medicine and embryo transfer. He and his wife, Cami, have two daughters, Isabel and Peyton. What do you do at…

Cami Cumper

Cami Cumper manages in-patient customer care at Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic. If your horse is here, she is making sure you and your horse's needs are being met and exceeded. Cami is the eagle eye around here; her lifetime experience as a…

Julie Rapson Strachota, DVM

Dr. Julie Rapson Strachota's interest in horses started early in life and led her to three reserve national championships in Half-Arabian Park Saddle and Country English Pleasure. Her family's horse farm in Williamston, Michigan still raises Arabian and Half-Arabian horses.…

Megan Williams, DVM, DACVS-LA

Dr. Megan Williams' life has revolved around horses while growing up in Kansas City. It was a family affair with her parents competing in polo, barrel racing and fox hunting. Dr. Williams rode and showed hunter/jumpers as a young girl…

Cheryl Heritier

Cheryl Heritier is lead technician and assistant to the doctors. She is a lifetime horse owner who brings a practical, common sense approach to you and your horse's appointment. She has one of the prettiest smiles you will ever see…

Derek Maxwell, LVT

I have lived in Central Michigan all my life. I currently reside in Clare County with my wife, Chrisi. Chrisi and I have been married since July 2014. Together, we have 5 Quarter Horses, 5 Labrador Retrievers and a very…

Jay Hall

Jay Hall is an active Qtr racehorse trainer at Mt. Pleasant Meadows. Horses under his guidance have won countless derbys, futurities and stakes races, as well as an AQHA Congress Championship at 440 yards in 2005. At 70-ish years young,…

Krista Schaefer

Krista Schaefer is the Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic Pharmacy Manager. She brings years of customer service, inventory management, and equine experience to the SVEC team. Barrel racing has been a big part of her life for nearly 20 years and…

Carissa Kars

Carissa Kars is more than a voice at the other end of the phone when clients call the office. She has always had a love for horses, which led her to the University of Findlay where she graduated from the…

Barn Staff

Part of what makes Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic hum so smoothly is our barn staff. From making sure that facilities are in tip-top shape to knowing how to handle horses, our staff has the experience to ensure your horse is…


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7319 Tittabawassee Rd.
Saginaw, MI 48603 

Phone (989) 790-7339
Fax (989) 790-7399

Emergency Line (855) 373-7365 ext 0

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