Meet Our
Veterinary Team
in Madison, WI

Our veterinarians deliver exceptional care to pets and their people. We strive to continually improve our services and help each of our patients thrive. Find out more about our vets and make an appointment soon to meet them in person!

Medical Director Dr. Alyssa White

Dr. Alyssa White graduated from the University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine in 2018 and has been practicing at Petcare Animal Hospital since. She has also earned her certificate in Fear Free Handling and strives to make every pet’s veterinary experience as stress-free and enjoyable as possible. She has special interests in behavior, preventive care, pain management, and hospice care.

Dr. White lives with her dog, Rosie, and her cat, Ivy. In her free time, she enjoys practicing agility with Rosie, hiking, camping, traveling, and coaching gymnastics.

Associate Veterinarian Dr. Michael Leuthner

Dr. Michael Leuthner graduated from the University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine in 1995. After graduation, he participated in a one-year internship at a large referral practice on the east coast and spent another year as an intern mentor. He joined Petcare Clinics as an associate in 1997 and has been here ever since. He is proud that he has been able to be the familiar family veterinarian for generations of families. Dr. Leuthner has special interests in internal medicine, as well as endoscopy, ultrasound, and soft tissue and orthopedic surgery.

Dr. Leuthner lives with his wife (also a veterinarian), two teenage boys, two dogs, two cats, three horses, one miniature donkey, two freshwater fish tanks, and a resident fox. He enjoys spending time with his family and pets, fishing, photography, woodworking, and the outdoors. 

Veterinary Assistant Brea Mapes

Brea has been working at Petcare since 2017, and is currently pursuing her degree as a Certified Veterinary Technician. After graduating high school, she began volunteering at local humane societies, which inspired her to pursue her dream in veterinary medicine. In her free time, Brea enjoys spending time with her two cats, playing outdoor games, and hunting and fishing with her husband.

Veterinary Assistant Nicola Brown

Nicola is a junior at the University of Wisconsin-Madison studying Zoology with the intention of going to veterinary school. She has loved animals and has worked with them in a variety of settings since being a kid. In her free time, she enjoys playing collegiate polo and riding her horse.

Veterinary Assistant Thea Jaslowski

Thea has had a passion for animal care her whole life, from volunteering at her local humane society as a child to advocating for the cats of Madison's Cat Cafe as a young adult. She also volunteers with local organizations Community Cat and Shelter from the Storm to help numerous foster animals find their forever homes. She currently attends Madison College with the intent to become a Certified Veterinary Technician. In her free time, Thea enjoys making music with her indie folk band, crafting creative costumes, and giving lots of love to her kitties Spaghetti and Butternut.