Graber’s Animal Hospital

Graber’s Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Toledo, OH. The professional and courteous staff at Graber’s Animal Hospital seeks to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their highly-valued patients. At Graber's you will be speaking directly to the veterinarian during your pet's examination. And the veterinarian will explain to you any recommended procedures, testing and treatment options.

We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. Graber’s Animal Hospital strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Toledo and surrounding areas.

Please take a moment to contact us today, to learn more about our veterinary practice and to find out more information about how Graber’s Animal Hospital can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet.
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  • Mon-Fri: 8:00 AM- 12:00 PM; 1:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Sat: 8:00 AM- 12:00 PM
  • Sun: Closed
  • Emergency: (419) 473-0328
  • Dr. Cathy Graber

    Dr. Cathy earned her veterinary medicine degree from The Ohio State University in 1977.  She started out working at Graber's as a veterinary assistant and receptionist while in high school and on breaks from OSU. She enjoys solving the mysteries that many internal medicine cases provide.  Hobbies include gardening, photography, birding, and reading.  Dr. Cathy shares her life with two dogs, Quinn and Violet; and four cats, Sasha, Lila, Henry and Coop. She also enjoys spending time with her horses, Kailey and Ben.
    Years in Practice:
    Jun 13, 1977
    DVM OSU 77
  • Dr. Steve Graber

    Dr. Steve Graber began working at Graber's Animal Hospital as a kennel assistant during school and on breaks from college. He graduated from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1985. Dr. Steve came back to Toledo to work with his father, Dr. Dale Graber who founded Graber's Animal Hospital in 1952.  Dr. Steve enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine including diagnosis and the medical and surgical treatment of cases. His life includes his wife, Sharon, children Emily and Eric, dogs Cricket and Ellie, and Emily's dog, Fletcher. Dr. Steve enjoys spending time outside with nature, especially at a small lake in Indiana. He also has a passion for the Detroit Tigers and OSU sporting teams.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1985
    DVM OSU 85
  • Dr. John Mc Clung

    Dr. John Mc Clung, or Dr. Brad if you are from Tiffin, was enrolled at The Ohio State University in 1973. He majored in Animal Science, Animal Nutrition and Meat Science with a Minor in Microbiology. He was accepted into the OSU College of Veterinary Medicine in 1977 and graduated in 1981, Summa Cum Laude. He worked in Seneca and surrounding counties after graduation where he practiced food and companion animal medicine and surgery. He sold his practices in 2016 and took a four year sabbatical to travel to distant veterinary CE meetings and to work on farm beautification. His hobbies include spending time outdoors enjoying the beauty of nature and tending to his farms where he raises food animals and hay.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1981
    OSU B.S 1977, DVM 1981
  • Denise Rose, RVT

    Denise started working at Graber's in 1989 as a veterinary assistant, while attending Woodward High School and the Agricultural Education Center, where she studied Animal Care. She attended Columbus State Community College, earning her Veterinary Technician degree in 1994. Denise is married to her high school sweetheart, and they have two beautiful children. They share their home with a wild terrier mix, NuNu, and a lazy adorable Olde English Bulldog, Chunks. She spends most of her spare time at sporting events with her family. Denise loves any outdoor activity, especially camping, boating and fishing.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 03, 1989
  • Breanne Horvath, RVT

    Breanne joined Graber's Animal in 1995. She attended Stautzenberger College recieving her Veterinary Technician degree in 1999. She enjoys spending her off time with her husband, son and their boxer. She loves camping, boating and lots of baking.  
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1995
  • Gabrielle Worley, RVT

    Gabrielle graduated from Stautzenberger College in 2011 with her Veterinary Technician degree. She is happily married with four children and has four cats, Izzy, Georgie, Sophie and Ruby. Gabe enjoys camping, hiking, crocheting and spending time with her family.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 09, 2012
  • Erica King, RVT

    Erica graduated with her Veterinary Technician degree from Stautzenberger College in 2019. She joined Graber's shortly after graduation. Erica is married to her high school sweetheart and they have three fur kids, Alpha, Armani and Berlioz. In her free time Erica enjoys spending time with family and friends and traveling.
    Years in Practice:
    Nov 17, 2019
  • Lorri LaPlant, Receptionist

    Lorri has been a receptionist for Graber's Animal hospital for 18 years.She is married to her high school sweetheart and they have two amazing children. She has two cats, Lizzie and Oreo and an adorable new puppers named Arrow. She loves spending time with family, reading and just being awesome!
    Years in Practice:
    May 12, 2001
  • Tasha Taylor, Receptionist

    Tasha is married to her high school sweetheart and has been blessed with 2 amazing children. She has 1 dog that runs her house. She loves being outdoors, taking walks, reading, photography, & crafting.
    Years in Practice:
    Oct 31, 2016
  • Amber Heaps, Receptionist

    Amber is a receptionist at Graber's with some education in the Veterinary Technician field. She is a soon to be first time mom and is very excited. She has a tree frog named Blu, a beautiful silver rat named Flint and two black and white cats named Boots and Izzy. Amber is a lover of nature and exploring, fishing and collecting rocks. She also has a big heart for shelter and speical needs animals.
    Years in Practice:
    Oct 17, 2019
  • Tanner Irwin, Receptionist/Assistant

    Tanner is currently a student at the University of Toledo, where he is studying Biology; however, his career option is far from Biology. In 2021, he will be commissioning into the Air Force as an officer where he will hopefully become a pilot. He currently takes classes to prepare for that career at Bowling Green State University. On his off-time, he loves to travel out into the country where he is able to hike and take in the beautiful countryside. He also is an avid bicyclist and runner. 
    Years in Practice:
    Oct 21, 2017
  • Kaylee Halka, Receptionist

    Kaylee joined Graber's Animal Hospital in 2020. She is engaged to be married October 2021. She has two fur babies, Josi and Panda. In her free time she loves taking them for walks and enjoying the sunshine.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2020
  • Kristi Hines, Veterinary Assistant

    Kristi started working at Graber's Animal Hospital in 2015 as a veterinary assistant. She has been married for 9 years and has a 16 year old daughter. Kristi is passionate about Bulldogs and special needs animals. She currently has 3 fur babies, Elle, Louie and Jaxson. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and fur babies and camping.
    Years in Practice:
    Nov 22, 2015
  • Taylor Merritt, Veterinary Assistant

    Taylor loves working with all animals. She is currently a Biology major at BGSU. Taylor is our resident reptile expert, owning many. She also has a cockatiel named Sophie.
    Years in Practice:
    Oct 17, 2019
  • Gabrielle Clapp, Veterinary Assistant

    Gabby started at Graber's shadowing the doctors in the summer of 2016 and then was offered a job as an assistant in the fall. She is currently a Pre-Vet student at the University of Findlay. She also plays trumpet in the University's concert band. In Gabby's free time she volunteers at Serenity Farms Equestrian Center. She also enjoys spending time with her family fishing, skiing and swimming and her cottage on Lake Erie.
    Years in Practice:
    Aug 16, 2017
  • Max Sweet, Veterinary Assistant

    Max is a Biology student at UT where they are studying in order to seek a Veterinary Medicine degree. They are engaged to their High School sweetheart. Together they have two dogs, Cheddar and Bumble, and three cats, Mozzarella, Feta and Frankie. They love hiking and reading, especially Lord of the Rings, and playing DnD with friends.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 18, 2021
  • Sequoya Pacheco, Veterinary Assistant

    Sequoya started working at Graber's Animal Hospital in 2020. She lives with her boyfriend and two fur babies, Monty and Caesar. She's currently going back to school to finish her biology degree and will pursue Veterinary Medicine in the future. Sequoya enjoys music, reading and spending time with her two dogs.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2020