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Briarwood Equine Clinic - The Family Doctor For Your Horse

Briarwood Equine Veterinary Clinic

Welcome to the web site for Briarwood Equine Veterinary Clinic. It is the goal of this web site to provide the visitor with an easy to navigate experience while gaining information about our horse veterinary practice, the local equine community, your horse's health, and links to many sites that share a common goal of making horse ownership a rewarding experience.

As an ambulatory practice, Briarwood offers its clients the convenience of having their horse's health concerns addressed in a familiar setting for both horse and owner.Dr. Gary Hanes, Horse Doctor Whether it is your home stable, the boarding barn, or a training facility, a complete range of services are available. Portable digital x-ray equipment, motorized dental instruments, and a complete supply of prescription and over the counter supplies makes tasks ranging from routine health maintenance to lameness examinations extremely easy.

Reaching Briarwood is extremely easy using a single phone number for all calls, 650-851-1569. You will hear a greeting offering you three choices. The first option is for emergencies or any time it's important to reach me right away. The phone system will route your call directly to my cell phone so we can discuss your situation. If you simply want to leave a message, option 2 takes you to voice mail for that purpose. Messages regarding appointments or follow up are best left here. The third option provides information on our business hours and location.

Briarwood offers limited opportunity to trailer to or ride to the office at 846 Portola Rd. Services available are limited to simple things such as vaccinations but there is no travel fee for these appointments.

Dr. Gary Hanes, Equine VeterinarianPlease see our "Services" page for a detailed listing of the types of care offered by Briarwood Equine. As a general medicine practice, we focus on wellness care but also want to help our clients find the most appropriate source of options when needed. If referral or consultation is necessary, we work with a network of other veterinary clinics and hospitals as well as board certified specialists to insure that all levels of patient care and options are available to our clients.

AAEP logoFinally, clients must always know that their individual concerns are our highest priority. All appointments are scheduled in a way that allows a relaxed, no-rush atmosphere. It's important that all questions are answered and all procedures explained in an understandable way. Following the appointment I'm always available by phone should the need arise.

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Wherever man has left his footprint in the long ascent from barbarism to civilization we will find the hoofprint of the horse beside it.
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