"Until one has loved an animal, a part of one's soul remains unawakened." Anatole France
Mike Antonson, Owner
Mike has worked in the orthotics and prosthetics field for over 30 years helping people and their pets.
Mike is very creative and does custom woodworking, gardening and construction. He enjoys creating the perfect solution for any challenge. In fact, this is one of the many reasons Mike began working with pet bracing. It allows him to continually perfect the needs of each animal. Mike loves to hunt with his two weimeraners, Macy and Bella.
Mike is excited to use his knowledge and experience to help in the healing of animals.
Macey is 8 years old. She is thoughtful and smart. She loves being "mom" to Bella. Macey in an excellent hunter and loves being outside.
Sara Antonson, Owner
Recently, Sara and Mike decided to expand Embrace Orthocare, and Sara has taken on the role of marketing and project management. Sara's professional career includes working in Human Resources and marketing. Most recently she served as the Chief Executive Officer of the Boys & Girls Club of the Greater Chippewa Valley.
Sara is an alumnus of Concordia College with a degree in Organizational Behavior and Communication. She has received numerous awards including the Children’s Legacy award and the Outstanding Women of Achievement award from the Eau Claire Chamber of Commerce.
She is excited to take on these new roles with Embrace Orthocare!
Bella is still a puppy at a year and a half. She loves to get into everything and always keeps us on our toes. Bella loves to hunt and doesn't wait for Mike to take her out. She practices her pointing skills out in the backyard.