Veterinarians

Joseph Liljenquist DVM

Dr. Joe the owner of Animal Medical Clinic grew up in Ogden, Utah the son of a veterinarian and the oldest of eight children. He attended BYU on a football scholarship, and got a brief tryout with the Houston Oilers. He did his veterinary training at Colorado State University in Fort Collins. Dr. Joe worked at a large animal clinic in Palm Springs California for just over a year before coming to Animal Medical Clinic in 1978.

Over the years Dr. Joe has watched Animal Medical Clinic grow from a single doctor practice to a fast paced three doctor hospital. He and his wife, Celeste our office manager are the proud parents of seven children, and sixteen grandchildren. Dr. Joe is a huge sports nut, loves fly fishing, cycling, and hunting for antiques.

Amy Moon DVM

Dr. Moon grew up in Granite City, Illinois and attended the University of Missouri-Columbia for both her undergraduate and veterinary medical education. She graduated in 2000 and moved to Utah where she was in general practice around the Salt Lake area. She joined the team at Animal Medical Clinic as a part-time associate in 2005. Her professional interests are internal medicine and dentistry.


Dr. Moon, her husband, Nathan, and their children Ethan and Elizabeth share their home with 3 cats (Cindy, Jaxon, and Knowlton), 1 dog (Scarlett), 2 snakes, 3 hermit crabs, 6 chickens, and 2 frogs. When she isn’t chasing after her kids, she enjoys camping, hiking, going to the gym, and reading.

 

 Karin Delfin Peacock DVM

Dr. Karen Peacock was born and raised in Indiana. Dr. Karen received her veterinary medical education from Purdue University. She worked for a local zoo in Indiana and enjoys treating exotic pets. She and her husband, Larry recently relocated to the Salt Lake City area. Dr. Karen enjoys watching Star Wars, playing World of Warcraft, scrapbooking, card making, and cooking! She and Larry are proud parents to two darling pugs, Mako and Jade!