Leslie M. Gage, DVM

Senior Veterinarian/Owner

Dr. Gage received her doctorate from Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2005, where she received extensive training in emergency and critical care and soft-tissue surgery. She worked as an emergency practitioner for 10 years. In November 2014, Dr. Gage and her husband purchased Springfield Veterinary Clinic. Her professional interests are in client education, preventative health, emergency/critical patients, alternative medicine, and soft tissue surgery. Her goal is to "provide personal, compassionate care along with progressive medicine for every patient".

Outside of work Dr. Gage enjoys spending quality time with her husband, Kelly, and her two children (Emily and Ryan). She often shares with her clients about her crazy Siamese cats (Harold and Cinderella), and her love for Husky and Labrador puppies! She enjoys camping in their RV and traveling to Northern Michigan in the summer and winter months.

Support Staff

Jennifer, LVT

Office Manager

Jennifer started with SVC 10 years ago after spending her internship with us. She has an Associates in Applied Science from Macomb Community College, along with an Associates in General Education from Oakland Community College. She is currently working a licensed veterinary technician (LVT). She is outstandingly organized, and excels at customer/client relations, which keeps our day-to-day operation running smooth. You will often find her at the reception desk greeting you and your pets by name. Jennifer's education and skill set allow her to work in all aspects of the hospital. Have comfort in knowing that she is highly skilled and trained to answer questions that you may have. Outside of work, Jennifer is very family oriented and is enjoying motherhood.

Katie, LVT

Licensed Veterinary Technician


Veterinary Assistant

Tammy is our exam room/surgical assistant. She has been a loyal part of our team for over 9 years. We consider her the heart of our clinic. We can depend on her to greet your pet with compassion. She is college educated with a diverse background of life experience. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her husband, Tom. She is proud of her supportive, growing family including her three children and two grandchildren.





Veterinary Assistant