Dr. Abby Regner, a graduate of the The College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University, joined New Hartford Animal Hospital in 2012. She became the medical director in 2015. Dr. Regner is originally from Verona, NY where she developed her passion for veterinary medicine growing up on a dairy farm and showing horses locally. She graduated from Binghamton University where she received her BS in cellular biology and then completed her DVM at Cornell University. While attending Cornell, Dr. Regner also attended the Chi Institute in Florida, becoming certified to practice companion animal and equine veterinary acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine. Dr. Regner enjoys running with her dog Charlie, horseback riding and is an outdoor enthusiast. She has a special interest in integrative medicine and senior pet care.