Dr. Michael Binette has been practicing Veterinary Medicine in Maine for 17 years. He was born and raised in Westbrook, and graduated from Westbrook High School in 1989. Dr. Binette then attended The University of New Hampshire where he graduated Cum Laude with a bachelor’s degree in Animal Science. Before attending The Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine, Dr. Binette spent two years as a Veterinary Technician working in the Greater Portland area.
Dr. Binette graduated from Purdue in 1999 where he received the Senior Medal for being the outstanding student in agricultural and animal sciences. Dr. Binette began his veterinary career in Norway in May of 1999 and worked there for over 12 years. As a Senior Associate, he developed an incredible reputation as both an excellent clinician, a kind animal lover, and good friend to his clients. Dr. Binette has spent the last four years working in Auburn where he has continued to grow a very long, loyal base of clients and their wonderful four legged family members. Dr. Binette has now come a little closer to home by joining the team at Poland Animal Hospital in March of 2016.
Dr. Binette has resided in South Paris for the last 16 years, where he happily lives with his wife Beth, and their three boys, Andrew, Nicholas, and Sam. Dr. Binette spends his free time attending his boys many sporting events, enjoying time at the lake in the summer and skiing in the winter. Currently the Binettes have three dogs and two cats.