The Compassionate, Experienced Pet Care Staff
of Arlington Heights Veterinary Hospital
Arlington Heights Veterinary Hospital North
Dr. Dale Miller, Practice Owner & Veterinarian
Dr. Dale Miller began his education at Purdue University before attending veterinary school at Ross University. He completed his first clinical year at Auburn University in Alabama before starting a professional career in veterinary medicine. Dr. Miller lives with his wife, Lori, and three little boys, Mason, Luke, and Alex. He loves spending time at home with his family and pets, Walker, Eiger, and Morgan. And when he gets some free time, it's time to fish.
Dr. Robert Miller, Veterinarian
Dr. Robert Miller attended Purdue University's School of Veterinary Medicine, graduating with his doctorate in 1969. Away from the hospital, he enjoys life at home with his wife, Ginger, and two sons, Dale and Zack. Dr. Miller's favorite pet in his many years as an animal lover was a rescued Rottweiler that lived to the remarkable old age of 14. When it's time to decompress, he turns to his hobbies—fishing and working in the garden.
Dr. Rebecca Smith, Veterinarian
Dr. Smith graduated from the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine in 2013. She completed additional training after graduation as a small animal rotating intern in Chicago and a small animal surgical intern in Kansas City before making her home here in Indiana. She lives with her two cats Captain Jack and Legolas. In order to give back to her community, she volunteers with Habitat for Humanity and wildlife centers. She spends her free time with friends and family in addition to traveling, cooking, and gardening.
Michelle Whitman, Veterinary Assistant
Michelle Whitman holds an associate's degree in animal science from Purdue University and is currently enrolled in the Veterinary Technology program at Penn Foster. She lives in Bloomfield, where she owns a dairy goat farm with more than 20 goats, two horses, five dogs, and several cats. Michelle's favorite activities outside of work include showing dairy goats, riding horses, and Zumba fitness.
Michael Livingston, Practice Manager
Michael Livingston attended Shelbyville High School and Indiana University before finding his place as Practice Manager at Arlington Heights. Mike enjoys spending time at home with his wife, Jennifer; their two dogs, Junebug and Rocco; and two cats, Boo and Gus. When he gets a moment away from the hustle and bustle of the hospital, Mike makes the best of his time with sports, golf, hiking, camping, and reading.
Daniel Newman, Shift Manager
Daniel Newman received his bachelor's degree in wildlife ecology and is trained as a Veterinary Dental Cleaning Technician. Dan also is certified in the Laser Therapy for pets. He has two children, Rowan Aurora Isabelle and Parker Bear, and he loves spending time with them and his wife, Stephanie, at home in rural Freedom. Outside of work, Dan likes hunting, fishing, camping, canoeing, survival training, paintball, competition shooting, and reading.
Grant Joseph, Veterinary Assistant
Grant graduated from Brown County high school in Nashville, IN in 2003. He has a rambunctious shepherd puppy named “Mara” and a 1yr old cat named “Leia”. Grant has aspirations to one day become a veterinary technician. In his spare time he enjoys Frisbee golf and gaming.
Cierra Howell, Veterinary Assistant
Cierra attended Edgewood high school, she originally is from California and moved to Indiana in the 7th grade. She has 2 Huskies named “Dozer” and “Cyra” , she also has fish at home. Cierra wants to finish school and become a veterinary technician one day. She enjoys bonfires, riding horses and hanging out with friends.
Whitney Addie, Veterinary Assistant
Whiney graduated though Penn Foster online high school as a Junior. She lives in Gosport on a 53 acre farm for the last 21 years. Whitney owns 5 dogs , 5 rabbits and 3 ducks. Whitney has a compassionate heart for animals and found her dream job at Arlington Heights. Whitney is looking to further her career as a certified veterinary technician one day. Her favorite activities outside of work are singing, dancing, hunting, fishing, bonfires, camping, paintballing, riding 4-wheelers, hanging out with friends , working on the farm and being with her family
Destinee Cross, Veterinary Assistant
Destinee is a shift manager at Arlington Heights Veterinary Hospital. She graduated from Edgewood High School and is attending school at Ivy tech for Nursing. Destinee has aspirations to possibly one day move on to become a veterinary technician. She has 2 small mixed breed dogs , one named “Tobee” and one named “Brantley”. In her free time she likes mudding in her jeep, riding in the country and spending time with her pets and family.
Arlington Heights Veterinary Hospital South
Sara is 26 years old, happily married and has 3 pets. Her dogs are “Izzy” a 4 year old brindle boxer and “Marley” a 4 1/4 yr old yellow lab mix. She also has a kitten named “Harley Quinn”. Her husband is a professional painter and they enjoy painting, gaming, and spending time with their dogs in their free time.