Departure Announcement from Dr. Robyn Collins

Dear Friends, My husband has been offered and accepted a job out of Cincinnati. As we move on to the next chapter in our lives, I would like to share several things with you. First, I will never be able to thank you enough for your friendship and support for us and Liberty Veterinary Hospital. [...]

Time to Put Fluffy and Fido on a Diet?

Is your pet overweight? There are many reasons to keep our pet's weight in a healthy range, including obesity related expenses and the toll it take on the animals’ health, quality of life and longevity. Check out this article in the New York Times then talk to us about a weight loss program for your [...]

Debunking Pet Nutrition Myths

Today, pet owners want to be more informed when it comes to what they feed their pets. But there’s also a lot of misinformation out there when it comes to ingredients like protein sources, grains, fillers, gluten and by-products. So what do these ingredients really mean for your pet? Let us tell you. Science-Based Pet [...]

The Mystery of the Wasting House-Cats

Here is an interesting article I came across in the New York Times Magazine regarding feline hyperthyroidism. ~ Amy Johnstone, DVM "Forty years ago, feline hyperthyroidismwas virtually nonexistent. Now it’s anepidemic — and some scientists think a classof everyday chemicals might be to blame." https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/16/magazine/the-mystery-of-the-wasting-house-cats.html

Myth Busters: Corn Edition!

Pet food diets.  Are grains okay?  What about corn?  Here is some great information on that topic: https://www.aaha.org/publications/newstat/articles/2017-01/myth-busters-corn-edition/