Animal Hospital of Dunedin

Meet Our Team

Our experienced veterinary team has long been trusted by pet owners in Dunedin, FL, and we are confident we have state-of-the-art tools and resources to help keep your pet feeling their best.

Michael D. Bartholomew

DVM, MSTCVM, Co-Owner, & Medical Director

Dr. Michael D. Bartholomew is a Veterinarian and the Medical Director at Animal Hospital of Dunedin. After earning his Bachelors of Science degree at the University of Illinois in 1998, he earned his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from University of Illinois in 2001. Along with earning his Doctorate, he also earned a Masters Degree in Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine from the Chi Institute of Chinese medicine in 2016 and is a former member of the staff. 
When he is not practicing high-quality veterinary medicine, Dr. Bartholomew enjoys spending time with his wife, three children, dog, Dakota, and cat, Shadow. A fun fact about Dr. Bartholomew is that he enjoys rebuilding and showing classic cars. 

Christen Woodley

DVM & Co-Owner

Originally from Auburn, AL, Dr. Christen Woodley always knew she wanted to be a veterinarian and practice highquality medicine, just like her grandfather. Following her dreams, she received her Bachelor’s of Zoology degree at Auburn University College in 2002, and then went on to earn her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2005. Dr. Woodley graduated Summa Cum Laude for both degrees. Her favorite part of working in the veterinary field is the relationships she has formed overtime with pets and their owners.  
Dr. Woodley currently lives in the Tampa/Dunedin area with her dog, Connor, and cat, Figgy. In her spare time, she enjoys attending concerts, meeting friends for dinner, and also dedicates time to learning different  instruments such as piano, guitar, and clarinet. 

Jacqui Olson


Dr. Jacqui Olson is a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine at Animal Hospital of Dunedin. Dr. Olson earned her undergraduate degree at the University of Florida in 2011, graduated with her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from University of Florida in 2015, and is currently enrolled in the Chi Institute for her Masters of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine.  

Dr. Olson is certified in Veterinary Acupuncture, Veterinary Tui-Na, Canine Rehabilitation Therapy, and Veterinary Food Therapy. Her areas of professional interest include Traditional Chinese Veterinary medicine, rehabilitation, and geriatric medicine.  

Inspired to work in the veterinary field by her sister-in-law who is also a veterinarian, she thinks the best part of working in the veterinary field is getting to be a part of a pet’s extended family and watch them grow throughout the years.   

Originally from Indian Rocks Beach, she grew up in Belleair Beach and currently resides there with her husband, Nick, and son, Caleb. Dr. Olson also cares for her two dogs, two cats, and a horse. A fun fact about Dr. Olson is that veterinary medicine runs in her family, as she is one of four veterinarians in her immediate family! 

Gregory Todd


With over 30 years experience, Animal Hospital of Dunedin is proud to have Dr. Gregory Todd as a Veterinarian. He earned his Bachelor of Science at the University of Florida in 1983, and received his Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine at the University of Florida in 1988. Dr. Todd’s additional credentials include a CVA at the Chi Institute of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine. His areas of professional interest include Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine, Nutrition, Internal Medicine, and Dentistry.  
Growing up, Dr. Todd’s family moved every year. In each town he lived, he noticed there was a veterinarian that the community liked and trusted. After seeing the bond with veterinarians and their patients, Dr. Todd was inspired to become a part of the community to help and care for animals.  
Originally from South Carolina, Dr. Todd moved to Florida and currently resides there with his wife, Laura, and two children, Becky and Ben. In his spare time, he volunteers as President of the American Association of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine and the Scholarship Committee Chairman for the World Association of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine. In addition to volunteering, he is an assistant professor at the Chi Institute of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine. 

Wade Matthews


Animal Hospital of Dunedin is lucky to have Dr. Wade Matthews’ highly-trained expertise. With over 25 years experience, Dr. Matthews’ favorite part of working in the veterinary field is the rewarding feeling after finding solutions for patients who cannot speak. Growing up, his passion of raising bird dogs and hunting inspired him to become a veterinarian. Dr. Matthews completed his undergraduate degree at University of Florida in 1979, and went on to earn his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from University of Florida Animal Science in 1984. 
Dr. Matthews was born in in Jacksonville, FL and currently resides in Palm Harbor, FL with his wife and four children. He currently doesn’t have any pets but has a soft spot for Yorkies and spends his free time playing guitar and listening to his favorite band, Alice Cooper. When he’s not at the animal hospital, you can find Dr. Matthews volunteering his free time at a non-abortive pregnancy center, mentoring and teaching parenting classes.

Emma Olson


Dr. Emma is the newest Associate Veterinarian at the Animal Hospital of Dunedin! Dr. Emma received her Bachelor of Science in 2016 from the University of Central Florida and her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Ross University in 2020. Dr. Emma began working in the field as a veterinary assistant in 2008 and became a veterinarian in September of 2020. Her areas of professional interest include preventative medicine, soft-tissue surgery, alternative medicine, and dermatology. From an early age, Dr. Emma knew she wanted to become a veterinarian because her family constantly took in abandoned or sick animals, which turned their home into a mini zoo. Dr. Emma's favorite part about working in the veterinary field is building lasting relationships with pets and their owners. Dr. Emma is from Largo, FL and she has two adopted coconut retrievers named Dobby and Potato, an island cat named Monty, and two American cats named Loki and Luna. In her free time, Dr. Emma enjoys running, obstacle course races, spending time with her pets, and watching hockey.

May-Li  Cuypers

DVM, DACVIM, Visiting Specialist

Dr. Cuypers received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of Florida in 1992. After two years in general practice, she completed a residency in Internal Medicine at Louisiana State University. She is a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine and has been in private referral practice since 1997.

Her mobile service brings the state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment and the specialist to our practice, making it more convenient for our clients and patients. Dr. Cuypers will discuss treatment options directly with you and your doctor thereby reducing the need for later diagnostic testing off site. On-site diagnostics also facilitates the ability to initiate a faster therapeutic plan.

Cheryl Caputo


Dr. Cheryl Caputo graduated from the Ohio State University in 1978 and did further study there in Outpatient Care and Internal Medicine. She and her husband moved to Daleville, Virginia where they built and operated a veterinary clinic for 26 years. Although the practice began as a conventional veterinary practice, Dr. Caputo developed the alternative side, and their practice became the first to offer alternative veterinary medicine in the Roanoke Valley area.

After moving to Florida in 2008, Dr. Caputo set up a house-call practice in the Clearwater area offering alternative therapy for pets in the comfort of their homes. She works closely with Animal Hospital of Dunedin, so her patients have access to all the services they need - including x-rays, ultrasound, diagnostic testing, dental care, surgery, or hospitalization if needed.

She is an active member of the AVMA (American Veterinary Medical Association) and the AHVMA (American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association). She regularly participates in continuing education in both conventional medicine and alternative veterinary medicine. She is certified in Acupuncture from the Chi Institute and is certified in Ozone Therapy as well. She has had training in nutrition, nutritional supplements, homeopathy, and kinesiology.

Dr. Caputo has three grown sons. She shares her home with two cats that needed homes. In her spare time, she enjoys working out at the gym, ballroom dancing, tai chi, and bicycling. She is active in her church and she volunteers to help run a non-profit organization that helps rehabilitate inmates.

Patrick Hafner


Dr. Patrick Hafner is an exceptional veterinarian at the Animal Hospital of Dunedin. He graduated from Michigan State University with Cum Laude honors in Zoology in 1975, and went on to earn his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine, Sigma Cum Laude, at Michigan State Univeristy in 1978.

Dr. Hafner’s impressive educational background and 30+ years experience make him one of the area’s best and most trusted veterinarians. He enjoys practicing dentistry on his patients and looks forward to providing a positive experience for both pet and owner.

Dr. Hafner is originally from Michigan and currently lives in Oldsmar, FL with his spouse and two children. In his spare time he enjoys being active with running and swimming, and loves to fly airplanes.

Katherine Restrepo


Dr. Restrepo is originally from New Jersey and moved to Easton, Pa, where she graduated from Easton Area High School. She attended Moravian College where she obtained her Bachelors of Science degree in Biology. She received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine and completed her clinical year at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Restrepo began working in the veterinary field right out of high school as a receptionist, then worked her way up as a veterinary assistant. She always knew that veterinary medicine was her passion when, as a young girl, she visited her grandmother in Colombia and saw all the helpless street dogs and cats. Her goal is to be able to provide veterinary services to pets in underdeveloped countries. Dr. Restrepo is fluent in both English and Spanish. Dr. Restrepo lives with her husband, island "Coconut Retriever" dog, Leila and "Mixed Breed Dog," Kahlua. In her off time, she enjoys reading, traveling and spending quality time with her family.


Practice Manager

From a young age, Bayleigh always wanted to work with animals. In the veterinary field since 2018, Bayleigh says the best part about her job is the bond you create with the clients and their pets. She also finds it great seeing pets who have been hospitalized leave happy and healthy.

Bayleigh, a Pinellas County native, lives with her three crazy huskies/husky mix Marvel, Sabrina, and Storm. She also has a potbelly pig named Lilly. In her free time, she enjoys going to the beach and walking her dogs on the trails.


Hospital Operations Manager

Julie has always loved working with animals, and after 22 years of working at Animal Hospital of Dunedin, considers the practice a home away from home. Her favorite part about being an her job is treating pets as family members and providing the best veterinary care possible.  
A Dunedin, FL native, Julie currently lives there with her husband, son, daughter, and four long-haired cats. In her spare time, she enjoys going to the zoo and aquarium with her family. A fun fact about Julie is that she used to be a DJ on a local radio station! 

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Conveniently located off of Main Street on the corner of Pinehurst Road and San Christopher Dr.

Phone: 727.733.9351

  • Monday: 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Thursday: 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Friday: 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Saturday: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Sunday: Closed