Leah Martin, DVM

Dr. Leah grew up in Poplar, WI and attended the University of Wisconsin – Madison for both undergraduate and veterinary training. After graduating from veterinary school, she spent a year working at a 6 doctor mixed animal practice in west central Wisconsin before returning home to open Whispering Pines. Dr. Leah lives in Maple, WI with her husband, 2 children and a variety of animals.

Dr. Leah is licensed to practice in Wisconsin and Minnesota and looks forward to meeting your family and critters.


Brittney Nelson, DVM

Dr. Brittney grew up in northwest Illinois. She attended Iowa State University for her undergraduate studies in Animal Science and for veterinary school. She joined Whispering Pines in 2018 after graduating from veterinary school. Dr. Brittney lives in Iron River, WI with her dog. She is licensed to practice in Wisconsin and Minnesota.


Cece Tepoel

If you have ever needed to schedule an appointment, this is the lady who makes it happen! She works hard to ensure all your animals are able to be seen in a timely fashion by one of our veterinarians. With such a large service area, an in house service and two veterinarians to keep track of, she is never bored! Cece lives in Poplar, WI with her husband and 2 dogs. She has raised 3 sons and enjoys spending time with her granddaughter. When not tracking down the veterinarians, she helps with the family livestock business and spends time horseback riding. She has worked for Whispering Pines since 2013 and loves talking with clients and troubleshooting how to fit everything in.


In addition to the veterinarians, you may also meet a variety of externs, veterinary assistants and certified veterinary technicians that assist in all aspects of our interactions with you. As we are always focused on providing top notch care to your animals, please forgive us if we forget to introduce them.