2016 Veterinary Team

GustafsonLEAD VETERINARIAN – Tom Gustafson, DVM, CVSMT
Tom began working as a sled dog race trail vet in 1994. Since then, he has worked at various sled dog races in the Midwest including the UP200 and Midnight Run, Tahquamenon Country Sled Dog Race, CopperDog 150, The IronLine Sled Dog Race, Seney 300, John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon, Great Trails Sled Dog Race, and the G-M Classic. Tom is the co-owner of the Thompson Veterinary Clinic in Manistique, MI where he is a mixed-animal practitioner. He is Certified in Veterinary Spinal Manipulative Therapy and is an instructor at the Healing Oasis Wellness Center. He shares his home with beloved wife, 4 children, and animals too numerous to list. Tom looks forward to working with the canine athletes that will be competing in the UP200 and Midnight Run.


Jeanie Wilcox
David Gagnon
Gregg Phillips
Nicole (Waliszewski) Mueller
Kristina Keifer
Kristi Yee
Dr. Bino
Colleen Prather
Kristen Peterson
Lori Gossard
Ellen Reinke


Meghan Marks
Heather Darbo-McClellan
Gabrielle Radford
Chris Schriever
Ashley Miller
Abbi Middleton
Kara Petkus


Lara Stephens-Brown UMN
Mandi BeckmanĀ  UMN
Cynthia Edgerton UMN
Emily Campbell UMN
Kalli Doenges UMN