Dr. Michael Stone and team are committed to bringing your pet better health, by practicing the science of veterinarian medicine. Dr. Stone founded Oak Harbor Vet Hospital, Inc. in 1992. Since then he and his staff have provided medicine and compassionate animal care for the Oak Harbor area. Using only the best technology, practicing superior veterinary medicine and most importantly administering compassionate care to all pets entrusted to us.
We are a team of dedicated professionals, friendly and reliable, and ready to offer the best possible veterinary service to you and your pet.
Dr. Michael Stone
Dr. Michael R. Stone earned a Degree of Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 1988 from Ohio State University.
Being born and raised in Oak Harbor, Dr. Stone knew this was where he wanted to place his practice. He started his Veterinary career working for his Uncle Dr. Bob Nehls, during his first years of college.
In 1992, Dr. Stone opened Oak Harbor Veterinary Hospital, Inc. He sees mostly small animals and has a strong interest in Ultrasounds and Diagnostic Imaging.
Dr. Stone and his family reside in Fremont where they have a Belgian horse farm. At the farm he has an extensive breeding program. Mike has three children Josh, Drew and Katie. The boys have both graduated from Ohio State and Katie is still attending. Their family pets are two house cats Carmen and Lil Wayne along with a Doberman, Gunner. You are welcome to check out the farm at: www.oakhavenbelgians.com.
Dr. Joshua Hegemier
Dr. Joshua Hegemier was raised in Oak Harbor and began shadowing at Oak Harbor Veterinary Hospital after high school during college breaks. This is when he developed his interest in small animal medicine and surgery.
Dr. Hegemier earned a Bachelor of Science in Molecular Biology from Defiance College. He then earned his degree of Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 2019 from the University of Illinois. His interests within veterinary medicine include cardiology, dentistry, and internal medicine.
Outside of the clinic, Josh enjoys biking, kayaking, and spending time with family and friends. Josh currently resides in Oak Harbor.
Mary has been involved with Oak Harbor Veterinary Hospital since 1995. Even though she does not work "hands on" with the animals, she loves assisting the staff and clients whenever they need a hand.
Mary lives in Oak Harbor with her husband, John, bearded collie, Oliver, and two cats, Thor and Oscar. In her free time, she likes working in the yard or spending time with her family.
Lisa she is currently working towards her degree through Penn Foster to become a veterinary technician.
She has an interesting background in animal care taking, with experience working at a wildlife rehabilitation center with native California wildlife to her work with exotics, during her time as a zookeeper. She has worked with a vast variety of species, from small hedgehogs to animals as large as a giraffes.
Lisa resides in Oak Harbor. She shares her home with her dog, Gamora, two cats, Chubbs and Oscar, and a bearded dragon named Spike.
Mandy has been with us since December of 2015. She takes great pride in making sure everyone is taken care of. When she is not assisting the veterinarian or technicians, she is at the front desk to greet you or answering the phones to answer your questions or make your appointment.
She resides in Curtice with her husband, Steve, son, Riley, and daughter, Gemma and dogs Chica. Harley, Maverick and Baron.
Along with her full time job here Mandy is also an EMT with Allen Clay Joint Fire Department
Jennifer started at Oak Harbor Veterinary Hospital in August 2017, as a receptionist at the front desk. She has lived in Ottawa County her entire life and worked in customer service for over 30 years.
She resides in Oak Harbor with her son Quinton and two cats, Grady and Gracy. In her spare time she enjoys reading, collecting hard to find Pepsi items, and antique shopping.
Rodney has been with the Oak Harbor Veterinary Hospital since 2001. He does a great job of keeping the place clean. He has a great love for animals and always has a smile on his face.
Rodney resides in Port Clinton.