Dr. Hopp has a BA with Honors in Zoology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She earned her DVM from the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine. Additionally, she graduated from the Chi Institute of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine and is pending a certified veterinary acupuncturist degree (CVA).
Prior to and throughout veterinary school, Dr. Hopp worked as a veterinary assistant in various small animal practices, including the Critical Care Unit at the UW-Madison Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital. She has experience with geriatric and critically ill animals through working as an animal caretaker for rhesus macaques and marmosets and as an in-home pet care assistant. She has research experience in orthopaedics, emergency and critical care, and wound healing biotechnology.
On what she enjoys most about working at WVRC…“Caring for animals is the essence of who I am. I am so fortunate to be able to provide service to animals and their families when they need it most through emergency and critical care medicine.”
American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)
Wisconsin Veterinary Medical Association (WVMA)
Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society (VECCS)
American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association (AHVMA)
American Association of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine (AATCVM)
Emergency and critical care
Palliative and geriatric medicine
Research & Publications:
“Outcome following gastrointestinal tract decontamination and fluid administration in dogs with known grape or raisin ingestion: 90 cases (2005-2014)” Reich C, Salcedo MC, Hopp M, Beal M, Walker JM, Schildt JC. Presented at IVECCS 2016.