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D.V.M., Founder

William M. Fraser

William M. Fraser

D.V.M., Founder

William M. Fraser

Dr. Fraser is the founder and previous owner of two animal hospitals in Mentor, Ohio. He established Mentor Animal Hospital as a full-service animal hospital in 1988 and Brightwood Animal Hospital in 1993. In addition to practicing medicine, Dr. Fraser has served on the Pet Education Committee and Practice Management Committee of the Ohio Veterinary Medical Association. Additionally, he is a member in good standing of the Cleveland Academy of Veterinary Medicine, the Ohio Veterinary Medical Association, the American Veterinary Medical Association, and the American Animal Hospital Association. Dr. Fraser served as a Joint Master of Foxhounds of the Chagrin Valley Hunt from 2012 - 2015. In that position, he served as the director of hounds and kennel. He served on the board of directors of OurPet’s Company from 2007 until 2012. He attends numerous continuing education seminars every year seeking to offer clients’ pets the most current diagnostic and treatment options.

Dr. Fraser has been a contributing writer to the "County Critter Journal" and the "Weekly Journal" and is author of the petEncyclopedia®. He has made appearances on the Canine Connection on WTAJ Radio, and morning and afternoon talk shows on WEWS Channel 5 and WJW Channel 8.

Dr. Fraser received his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from The Ohio State University in 1984, after receiving his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from John Carroll University in 1978.