Circle Oak: State of the Art Equine Veterinary, Rehabilitation and Fitness
Circle Oak Equine is a private, state-licensed veterinary facility in Petaluma, CA, specializing in sports medicine and rehabilitation and fitness services for active and retired performance horses. Combining the professionalism of a veterinary hospital with the personalized attention of a top-notch spa, our uncompromising commitment is to provide your horse with the best possible care available anywhere.
A Full Array of Services
Circle Oak Equine provides full sports medicine diagnostics and therapies; comprehensive, personalized health and fitness programs both for horses recuperating from injuries or surgeries and horses needing to improve or maintain fitness, and provides superior long-term care for horses retired from competitive life.
Medical Director Carrie Schlachter, VMD oversees our staff of equine veterinary technicians, and our facility is equipped with a full array of diagnostic and treatment options. These range from state-of-the-art therapies including stem cell, IRAP and PRP to digital ultrasound and large plate radiography to hydrotherapy such as the HydroHorse™ underwater treadmill and ECB Cold Saltwater Spa. Dr. Schlachter is also certified in chiropractic and acupuncture.
Staffed for Superior Horse Care
Led by Dr. Schlachter, our veterinary assistants carry out rehab and fitness programs and care for our retired guests. Their expertise covers all aspects of horse health and fitness. You are always welcome to use your own veterinarian, who can consult with Dr. Schlachter as needed. Whether your horse requires rehab, needs a special fitness program to attain or maintain performance condition, or has earned a comfortable retirement, Circle Oak is the place to be!