Our Veterinary Team in Granger Loves What They Do for Pets

Stephanie R Harr DVM

Stephanie R. Harr, DVM

Dr. Stephanie Harr is a native of Jamestown, North Dakota. She graduated from the College of St. Benedict in St. Joseph, Minnesota with a Bachelor of Science degree in biology. In 1999, she received her doctorate from Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine in Ames, Iowa. Her inspiration for becoming a veterinarian was her general compassion for all living creatures and a drive to help them when they are in need.

Tracy L Eichenseer with her dog

Tracy L. Eichenseer, DVM

Dr. Tracy Eichenseer is a native of Waukasha, Wisconsin. She attended the University of Wisconsin for her undergraduate in bacteriology, and then attended the University of Wisconsin for veterinary school, graduating in 2000. She was inspired by her childhood veterinarian, Dr. Arthur Daun, who was a classmate of Dr. Kryder’s at Purdue. Dr. Eichenseer has a desire to work with humans and animals to support the pet-owner bond and takes a special interest in preventive medicine and senior pet care. “I chose Kryder Veterinary Clinic because of the quality of medicine, investment in diagnostic tools, and the excellent support staff. There is never a dull moment.”

Mariah Covey DVM

Mariah Covey, DVM

Dr. Mariah Covey is a native of South Bend, Indiana. She grew up knowing she would always be a vet. After graduating from Riley High School, she graduated with a degree from Purdue University in biochemistry, and then completed the Purdue Veterinary School program in 2006. Dr. Covey’s interests are pet behavior, exotic pets, and internal medicine.

Outside the clinic, she enjoys scrapbooking, crossword puzzles, Sudoku, and spending time with her family and pets.

Eryn Roberts, DVM

Dr. Eryn Roberts grew up in Lafayette, Indiana. In 2011 she received her Bachelor of Animal Science from Purdue University and in 2016 she received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Purdue’s College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Roberts loves having the opportunity to help people and their fur babies on a daily basis and has a passion for surgery as well as dentistry. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, including their two cats and a pomeranian.

Melissa Tilley, DVM

Dr. Melissa Tilley grew up in Washington State. She received a degree in Farrier Science from Pacific Coast Horseshoeing School in Plymouth, California. After completion, she earned her Bachelor of Animal Science degree from Washington State University. She was then accepted to Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine and completed her clinical rotations at Purdue University’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital, in Lafayette, Indiana.

As an outdoors enthusiast, Dr. Tilley enjoys backpacking, hiking, and fishing. In addition to spending time with her family, Dr. Tilley’s hobbies include kayaking, ice hockey, as well as traveling both domestically and abroad.

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Donn E. Kryder, DVM

Dr. Donn Kryder was born and raised in South Bend, Indiana. He graduated from Riley High School before attending Purdue University for undergraduate and veterinary school. He has been practicing veterinary science for four decades. Dr. Kryder got his start in Charlotte, North Carolina, where he practiced for six months. He then spent seven years practicing veterinary medicine in Niles, Michigan, before moving back to Indiana to open Kryder Veterinary Clinic in 1981.

In his spare time, Dr. Kryder is an outdoor enthusiast who enjoys fishing, gardening, pond work, and traveling. “Development of our clinic has been a dream since veterinary school. To give clients the best that veterinary medicine and surgery can offer with compassion and dedication. That’s my goal every day.”