1. Veterinary Grade Flea and Tic Treatments Available for Your Pets

    Flea and tick season is back with a vengeance. No matter what part of the country in which you live, you will most certainly fight these pests if you have pets. With more than 2,000 various kinds of fleas identified, it pays to have protection. Many only treat their animals after they are biting and…Read More

  2. Four Easy Tips to Take Care of Your Pets in the Summer Heat

    It's summertime and everyone in Oklahoma is heading outdoors to bask in the sun. This includes our four-legged friends as well. While summer can be a fun time for the family, it is important to take some precautions in order to stay healthy in the heat. Temperatures in Oklahoma can get into the low …Read More

  3. Pumpkin and Pumpkin Seeds – Benefits for Your Dog

    Pumpkins and pumpkin seeds are healthy foods for humans, and they also have several known health benefits for dogs. Dogs can safely eat pumpkin seeds as well as cooked or raw pumpkin. It is always best to check with your veterinarian to determine a healthy percentage of pumpkin as an addition to you…Read More

  4. Rodney M. Robards, DVM

    Owner/Veterinarian Dr. Robards grew up in Tulsa, and always had “lots of pets even though we lived in the city.” He had an Irish setter that developed osteosarcoma, and the interaction with the dog opened his desire to become a veterinarian. As a young boy, Dr. Robards began volunteering with an…Read More

  5. Dehilia Spence

    Veterinary Assistant Dehlila was born in Florida but spent time in Virginia and Hawaii before moving to Oklahoma. She has been a member of the Eastside Animal Hospital team since November of 2016. Dehlila has training in human medicine as a Medical Assistant and uses this training in her work with p…Read More

  6. Lisa Fielden

    Veterinary Assistant Lisa was born in Wisconsin but grew up in Georgia and Ohio before moving to Muskogee. She has been in the veterinary field for seven years and joined the Eastside Animal Hospital team in October 2017. Even from a very young age, Lisa enjoyed spending time with animals and taking…Read More

  7. Mary Hurd

    Office Manager Mary has been a part of the Eastside Animal Hospital team since 1997. She was born in Thibodaux, Louisiana but moved to Muskogee as a teenager. Mary graduated from Muskgoee High School and attended the Bryon Institute for Career Training. She spent many years as a Medical Assistant be…Read More

  8. Julie Robards

    Executive Director/Director of Administration As Executive Director, Julie oversees the daily operations of Eastside Animal Hospital.  She is an important part of the practice and many days you will find her behind the scenes helping wherever she can.  She loves greeting clients and their fur babi…Read More