Our Veterinarians

Stoughton Veterinary Service Animal Hospital has a skilled team of veterinarians who welcome you to our practice. At Stoughton Veterinary Service Animal Hospital, it is our daily privilege to provide quality vet care to your cherished pet, with compassion and competence. We hope to ensure a positive impact on our patients, pet owners and the local community.

Michael Petersen, DVM at Stoughton Veterinary Service Animal Hospital in Stoughton, Wisconsin

Michael Petersen, DVM

Dr. Petersen graduated from Iowa State University in 1980. He practiced in Sun Prairie before starting Stoughton Veterinary Service Animal Hospital in March of 1983. In addition to practicing at Stoughton Veterinary Service Animal Hospital, Dr. Petersen has provided the veterinary care of the Henry Vilas Zoo in Madison since 1989. Dr. Peterson has been a member of several civic groups and town commissions and provides veterinary service for the Stoughton Police Department Canine Unit and for the Madison Capitol Canines.

Mark McCann at Stoughton Veterinary Service Animal Hospital in Stoughton, Wisconsin

Mark A. McCann

Dr. Mark McCann graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic in 1986 and has been practicing in the Madison area since that time. He received his animal chiropractic education at Options For Animals in 2002, where both chiropractors and veterinarians participate in an intensive 150 hour curriculum. He passed both written and practical examinations given by the American Veterinary Chiropractic Association to become a certified animal chiropractor. Mark is available by appointment only on Wednesdays every week.

Stephanie Vanden Bush at Stoughton Veterinary Service Animal Hospital in Stoughton, Wisconsin

Stephanie Vanden Bush, DVM

Dr. Vanden Bush graduated from the University of Wisconsin - Madison with her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2014. She also holds her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and has held numerous positions in the animal health field including Veterinary Technician, Research Assistant and also has worked as a dog trainer. Dr. Vanden Bush joined Stoughton Veterinary Service Animal Hospital in 2014.

Matthew Watrud at Stoughton Veterinary Service Animal Hospital in Stoughton, Wisconsin

Matthew A. Watrud, DVM

Dr. Watrud graduated from University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine in May of 2008. He has worked at Stoughton Veterinary Service Animal Hospital since his graduation. Dr. Watrud has a strong interest in working with exotic species such as birds reptiles and pocket pets. He has been assisting Dr. Petersen at the Henry Vilas Zoo since he joined Stoughton Veterinary Service Animal Hospital staff. Dr. Watrud also treats Stoughton Police Department's K9 unit German Shepard.