Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team!

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Miller Animal Clinic in Michigan! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets!

Please call us at (517) 321-6406 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!

Lynn Sharples


Dr. Sharples grew up in the Lansing area and began working at Miller Animal Clinic in the kennels while she was in high school. While earning her Bachelors in Animal Science, she worked at several dairy and horse farms. She married Dr. Anthony Kooney in 1993 and received her DVM from Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1994. She lives in Dewitt with her husband and two daughters and many cast-away pets. She enjoys riding horses and almost any outdoor activity.
Anthony Kooney
Dr. Kooney was born and raised in Wyandotte, MI. He received his Bachelors degree in Microbiology from MSU in 1984, and went on to do research in Diabetes at Rockefeller University in New York, NY. Dr. Kooney came back to Michigan and interned at Miller Animal Clinic for three years while he pursued his Degree in Veterinary Medicine. After graduating in 1990 he worked as a large and small animal practitioner for 9 years. He returned to Miller Animal Clinic in 1999 to focus primarily on small animal medicine and surgery. He currently lives in DeWitt with his wife and two daughters, where he tends to a modest apple orchard, and enjoys cross-country skiing and gardening.
Julie Copeland
Dr. Copeland grew up in Shelby Twp, Michigan. She did her undergraduate studies at Michigan State University and received her DVM in 2002. After graduation, she went into emergency veterinary medicine and worked at a clinic for 8 years. She also did relief work for many local small animal hospitals and volunteered at both the local animal shelter and Potter Park Zoo. Dr. Copeland lives with her son and daughter on a small farm with their many animals including dogs, cats, parrots, horses, donkeys, turkeys, chickens and a goat.
Robert Drysdale


Dr. Bob grew up in the thumb area of Michigan. He graduated from Michigan State University and received his DVM in 2011. He started at Miller Animal Clinic in February of 2019. He lives in Grand Ledge with his wife and two sons. His family also included two cats, Piper and Toby, and a dog named Melvin. In his spare time he enjoys woodworking, fixing old things, camping and puttering around.