You’ll Love the Way We Care

Dr. Sarah Lautzenhiser

Working side by side with specialists through different parts of her career has allowed Dr. Lautzenhiser to gain advanced knowledge and training in small animal emergency and critical care, internal medicine, surgery and dentistry. The diveristy of practices that Dr. Sarah has worked at, have given her a broad view of what different veterinary hospitals have to offer, and helped shape her views of compassionate patient care and medical/surgical standards of care.

Dr. Sarah joined the Antigo Community in November 2009 and has enjoyed becoming involved with the Antigo Optimist Club, and participating in events for the Boys and Girls Club.

Outside of work, Dr. Sarah enjoys spending time with her husband Jim,  gardening and hiking/biking, canoeing and fishing, and spending time with family. She has 3 cats – Suzie-Q, Gracie, and Jada; and four dogs – Raji, Lily, Marley, and JD. Dr. Sarah is also a former member of the Central Wisconsin Symphony Orchestra.

Dr. Lauren Tschida

Originally from Sheboygan, Dr. Lauren Tschida graduated from the Royal Veterinary College in London, England. After almost two years with us, Dr. Lauren is loving every minute of being part of the wonderful community of Antigo as well as watching the practice grow.  Her interests in Veterinary medicine include small animal emergency and critical care, dentistry, surgery, internal medicine and veterinary chiropractic medicine and massage therapy.

Outside of work Dr. Lauren enjoys watching football, hiking, fishing, and hunting. She also enjoys spending quality time with her husband, new baby Harper, two dogs (Hoss and Eska) and three cats (Moxie, Poppy, and Penny).

Dr. Bethany Crawford

Originally from Athens, WI, Dr. Bethany graduated from Oklahoma State University for Veterinary Health Sciences in May 2019 after completing her undergraduate degree at the University of Wisconsin – River Falls. Dr. Bethany is particulary interested in preventive medicine, ophthalmology, internal medicine, and surgery.


Veterinary Assistant

Nicole started here at the Antigo Veterinary Clinic in June 2018. She enjoy’s meeting and interacting with all the clients and their fur babies. In her free time she loves camping, fishing and traveling and her biggest loves are her 3 daughters, 2 dogs and 2 cats.



Katie started at the vet clinic in February 2019. She is an Antigo native and still resides here. She loves getting to meet all the animals and clients that come into the clinic. In her free time she enjoys spending time her son and two dogs, Gunner and Major. She also enjoys hunting, fishing and spending time outdoors.



I’m excited to meet all of you and your furry friends! Here is a little background on me: I’ve been married to my wonderful husband for almost 30 years. I have 2 great sons ages 23 & 26. Our family has always included pets in our lives, of many varieties, from Goats to Iguanas. For many years we bred delightful Boxers. My favorite companion animals have always been dogs. My current furry friends are both rescues, Bama, a Pit bull mix, and Nora, a pure bred Boston Terrier. My true love has always been grooming. I come enthusiastic and prepared with 10 years of experience grooming. I look forward to utilizing my talents and love for animals at Antigo Veterinary Clinic.


Back Staff Supervisor

Patricia has been with Antigo Veterinary Clinic since July 2016. She is a Las Vegas Native. Patricia enjoys every aspect of veterinary technician work, especially educating pet owners about preventive care. When she is not at work, she enjoys exploring Wisconsin, relaxing with her fur-children, and kayaking.

Team member Laura

Veterinary Technician

Laura was a CNA for 13 years before going to school for Veterinary Technology. After graduating in March of 2018 she joined us here at the Antigo Veterinary Clinic and is excited to be a part of the team here and is learning more every day! When not at work she enjoy’s going to ballgames and exploring the outdoors, particularly in Door County, with friends, family, and her fur children, Brewer and Bowser.


Veterinary Assistant

Michaela was born and raised in Antigo on her family’s dairy farm. She has always had a passion for animals, so she went to college and her obtained BS in Animal Science. Michaela enjoys walking, hiking, and camping with her husband and three dogs. She also loves riding her leopard spot Appallosa and rescuing animals of all kinds.

Laura Sanchez

Veterinary Assistant

Dr. Laura graduated with a degree in veterinary medicine from the National University of Colombia. She spent last summer and fall doing an internship with Antigo’s Raptor Education Group, where she met our doctors and staff members. Dr. Laura enjoys spending time outdoors, hiking, exercise, and dancing.