Steven Poage graduated from Kansas State University with a DVM in 1978. With an interest in internal medicine. He previously owned a practice in NW Tucson from 1981-2012. He joined Pusch Ridge Pet Clinic in November 2012, working part-time.
Poage has an interest in golfing and tennis. He has 4 children, and 3 grandchildren with another one on the way. He has an elderly Chihuahua named "Mabel."