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M. Scott Liebau, DVM

Dr. Liebau graduated from UC Davis in 1976.  He started his own practice in 1979 and built his own facility in 1993.  He very much enjoys small animal medicine and continuing education.  In his spare time, he likes spending time with his grandkids.

Dr. Liebau's Pets

  • Two cats named Teller and Cocohontas


"I began my employment with Saddleback Veterinary Hospital when an employee was sick and I had to cover for her; I have been here ever since!  I have been married to Dr. Liebau for over 32 years and have spent all of them working hard to help provide the best service for our clients and their pets.  I am the Office Manager for our practice and can often be found sneaking in during non-business hours to complete my work away from the hustle and bustle of the business.  In my free time, I enjoy spending time with my grandchildren and traveling."

Barbara's Pets

  • Two cats named Teller and Cocohontas


"I have been in the field of veterinary medicine since the day I was born.  I have grown up in this environment and have developed a true appreciation for the work that Dr. Liebau does and the support my co-workers and I provide.  I have been married for over ten years now and am the proud mother to three crazy kids and a spoiled French Bulldog.  In my spare time, I enjoy training my dog, cooking, photography, traveling, and spending time with friends and family."

Melanie's Pets

  • French Bulldog named Banksy



"It has been my pleasure to be a part of the Saddleback team since 2000.  I have enjoyed working with my other co-workers and Dr. Liebau.  Every day is a learning experience.  I love all my furry friends and, of course, their humans.  I am married and am a very proud grandmother of eight.  In my spare time, I enjoy hiking, archery, gardening, sewing, cooking, and spending time with my furry kids."

Diana's Pets

  • Yorkie mix named Riley
  • Two cats named Mercedes and Yeti


"Hi, my name is Shelly.  I have been working in the veterinary field as a technician for 11 years.  I have fostered and rescued all of my animals."

Shelly's Pets

  • Yorkshire Terrier named Little
  • Rat Terrier named Toy
  • Rat Terrier named Misfit


"Hi, my name is Darlene. I started my Veterinary Technician career with Dr. Liebau back in the 80's until the early 90's.  I managed the CCSPCA Small Animal Hospital for 20 years.  After leaving there in May 2014, I heard Dr. Liebau was loking for someone to work part-time.  I thought it would be nice to end my career where I started it -- coming full circle.  My life is blessed with my husband, Donald, and cats -- Sphynxes and a few others with hair that we adopted."

Darlene's Pets

  • A small herd of cats


"I graduated from San Joaquin Valley College with my Veterinary Technician certificate in 2013 and was hired immediately after.  I have thoroughly enjoyed my experience at this hospital; we have the best staff and even better clients!  In my spare time, I enjoy cooking, traveling, and spending time with my friends."

Tiffany's Pets

  • Three cats named Wendy, Doc, & Kiki