about our veterinary practice Muskegon, MI
Faith Animal Care is a full service veterinary facility offering a wide variety of services to small animals in a relaxed and professional setting. Our staff works to provide the best care available to each patient and truly takes an interest in their health.

Since 2009, we have been serving the Muskegon community with animal services to small pets at an affordable price. When you come to our facility, you will experience:

  • The highest quality in veterinary medicine and surgery through a caring staff.
  • Client education about health, preventive medicine, and nutrition for their pets.
  • Compassion for a pet and their family when the pet is ill or at the end of their journey.

At Faith Animal Care, we’re truly dedicated to our patients and will do everything in our power to ensure they lead a long and happy life. For veterinary services you can trust, contact us today!

Dr. Erica C. Faith

Dr. Faith started working in the veterinary field in 1989 and has over 31 years of veterinary related experience. She received her Bachelor of Science in Biology from Calvin College in 1991 before receiving her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from Michigan State University in 1996

She worked in the Detroit Metro Area for 7 years at a large 14 doctor veterinary association before deciding to move to the West side of the state in 2003. She worked at several small animal clinics in Muskegon, Zeeland, and Jenison before opening Faith Animal Care in Roosevelt Park in 2009.

She has a special interest in soft tissue surgery, internal medicine and feline medicine. Dr. Faith enjoys spending time with her husband, Scott, and their two children, Elijah and Michaela. She is the pet parent of a Vizsla, as well as a Boxer Mix. She also has three lovely cats named Aragorn, Gwenevere, and Luther.

Karen M.

Veterinary Technician

Karen graduated from Baker College with a degree in Veterinary Technology. She started out after school working in shelter medicine and then joined Faith Animal Care in September 2020. When she isn’t working, she enjoys spending time outdoors, either biking or hiking. Also spending time with her husband, 2 amazing kids, and her Border Collies Sadie and Toby!

Sammy B.

Veterinary Assistant

Sammy grew up in Muskegon before attending Michigan State University. There she received her degree in Zoology and spent some time working at zoos. Her passion for animal care then led her to the veterinary field where she enjoys caring for all animals. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family as well as her cat Ruby and her dog Roxy.

Brooke S.

Veterinary Technician

Brooke grew up in Fremont MI, she graduated from Baker College of Muskegon Veterinary Technology Program in 2013. Brooke now lives in Ravenna with husband Jimmy and son Noah. At home Brooke has a Golden Retriever named Elliot and Jack Russell mix named Cara. Brooke also has 2 cats Nemo and Toby along with small hobby farm of chickens. In Brooke’s free time she enjoys playing videogames, watching anime, camping, hiking, raising chickens, fishing, and swimming.

Kirstin R.

Veterinary Assistant

Kirstin was born and raised in Muskegon, MI. She started working at Faith Animal Care in September of 2017. Kirstin has two German Shepherds, Khloe and Chase. When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with her dogs, family, and friends.

Amy

Veterinary Technologist

Amy graduated from MSU as a Veterinary Technologist. She has been in the field for 20 years. Amy has been married for 25 years and they have two awesome kids. She also has a Golden Retriever named Archie and a cat named Mr. Whiskers. Amy really loves working at Faith Animal Care and she’s sure you’ll love it here too!

Ashley S.

Veterinary Assistant

Ashley grew up in the Grand Rapids area and moved to Muskegon 3 years ago. Her passion for animals inspired her to go into the veterinary field. Ashley spends most of her time off hiking, mountain biking, and running with her Border Collie, Luna. She is excited to be here at Faith Animal Care!

Emily M.

Veterinary Assistant

Emily grew up in Hartford, MI and has just moved to North Muskegon. Growing up around many different animals has built the background for helping animals. She attended Ross Medical Center in 2017/2018 for a certification as a Veterinary Assistant. In her time off, she enjoys camping, kayaking, fishing, and spending time with family and friends. Emily is hoping one day to get into large animal medicine.

Dr. Laura Tay

DVM

Dr. Paul Sedlacek

DVM

Dr. Sedlacek graduated from Michigan State University in 1984, then started working for Benson Animal Hospital in Lansing, MI. Dr. Sedlacek has a strong interests and years of experience in avian and exotic animal medicine, along with small animal medicine and surgery. Has affiliation with American Veterinary Medical Association, Association of Avian Veterinarians, and Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians. He is originally from New Jersey and now has moved to Michigan to be with his granchildren. Dr. Sedlacek and his wife Christine have five children and six grandchildren, and a cat names Nairobi. In his free time, Dr.Sedlacek likes to stay active, enjoys playing tennis, going to the gym, hiking and traveling with family.