Dr. M. Frank Allison was born in Amory, Mississippi. He graduated from Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine with his DVM degree in 1986. He then began his career employed in the Ocean Springs, Mississippi, area where he has been for the last 25 years. He became a partner in Town & Country Veterinary Hospital in Gautier, Mississippi in 1989 and eventually sole owner. He and his wife, Stephanie, opened a second office, The Pet Connection, in Ocean Springs in 2003 as a boarding and grooming facility initially, then added veterinary services in 2005. Hurricane Katrina provided a temporary setback to the Gautier office, but both locations have been fully staffed and providing all pet care services since March 2010. Dr. Allison’s special interests include all types of small animal surgery, including skin and cosmetic procedures, abdominal procedures, and orthopedic procedures.
Dr. Allison lives in Ocean Springs with his wife of 23 years, Stephanie, his two children, Anna Claire and Bo, and his numerous 4-legged children, Sam, Gracie, Prissy, J.R., Rocky, Boots, Maxwell, and Pebbles. He enjoys outdoor activities, sports, spending time with his family, and watching his children’s various activities.
Dr. Allison is a member of the AVMA, MVMA, and SMVMA. He is also a member of the St. Paul United Methodist Church where he serves in various church related activities and committees.