Dr. Fred Metzger


DVM, MRCVS, Diplomate ABVP

Dr. Fred Metzger received his B.S. with high distinction in Animal Bioscience, from Penn State University in 1981 and graduated with honors from the Purdue College of Veterinary Medicine in 1986.

Dr. Metzger is a Diplomate of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners, a select group of veterinary specialists certified by examination. He is one of only 12 board-certified ABVP practitioners in the state of Pennsylvania and one of 900 nationwide. http://abvp.com

Dr. Metzger currently serves as an adjunct professor at Penn State University and helps teach several classes. In addition, he frequently lectures to fellow veterinarians nationally and internationally lecturing on various topics, including clinical pathology, internal medicine and  geriatric medicine.

He has presented seminars in 45 different countries including Australia, Russia, Israel, Romania, South Africa, Brazil and many others. He has authored numerous publications including co-authoring a textbook “A Guide to Hematology of the Dog and Cat”.

Dr. Metzger resides in Pennsylvania Furnace with his 2 rescue dogs Zildjian and Sophie. Dr. Metzger enjoys playing drums and being manipulated by his dogs.