Wasatch Exotic Pet Care, Inc. is owned by Laurel M. Harris, DVM. Dr. Harris graduated from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1992. After three years in general small animal practice and two years as the senior clinician and manager of an emergency clinic in a western Chicago suburb (also establishing exotics at both), she completed a zoo internship in Birmingham, Alabama. She then went on to a position as the staff veterinarian of the Lee Richardson Zoo in southwest Kansas, where she started her family. She has been in the Salt Lake Valley since early 2001, was associate veterinarian at the Hogle Zoo for four years, and now provides veterinary relief coverage for the Tracy Aviary.