Meet the Team
Dr. Chris Buckley
As a San Francisco Bay Area native, Dr. Christopher Buckley has always been passionate about animal welfare. Starting his career with animals at the young age of 13, he worked all throughout his undergraduate at UC Davis, then graduated from North Carolina State University with his DVM. He carries a special interest in soft tissue and orthopedic surgeries. Moving to Southwest Michigan in 2010 he gained knowledge and experience working for the Humane Society of W Michigan, Kent County Animal Control, and Richland Animal Hospital. In 2021 he achieved his goal of owning his own practice. Due to the success at Mosel Animal Clinic he broadened his scope to include Bluegrass Animal Clinic in 2023. His care for animals also extends to his employees. He believes in treating everyone who crosses his path with kindness and respect. He strives to keep the family-owned feel of each clinic, making each client, patient, and employee feel like one of the family. Dr. Buckley believes deeply in making our community a better place for people and pets. His wife, two boys, and Poodle, Lucy can be found hiking the trails or at one of the many parks in the Kalamazoo/Richland area.
Dr. Ames Grobstien
Dr. Ames brings a wealth of knowledge to the team at Mosel Animal Clinic. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison many moons ago. She owned Dorr Vet Clinic for 15 years prior to coming to Bluegrass to preform surgeries in 2016. She dedicates herself to going above and beyond for her patients and clients. Her passion for helping others is evident in each appointment, surgery, and interaction. She treats everyone she works with as if they were her own family. Dr. Ames has a rescue dog at home, King Louie (8). When she’s not working, you’ll find the Doctor kayaking, woodworking, taking easy hikes in the woods, and traveling. Part of a power couple, she has been with her partner since 1995.Her better half, Deb, also works as the CFO of Bluegrass Animal Clinic and Mosel Animal Clinic.