Welcome to The Equine Center


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The Equine Center – Dedicated to serving Central Coast horse owners since 1985


Located on the beautiful Central Coast of California in San Luis Obispo County at 4850 Davenport Creek Road, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401; The Equine Center has been helping the Horse Community since 1985. Whether it be a backyard horse, a child’s first pony, a trusty trail horse or an Olympic athlete, The Equine Center prides itself in assisting every patient and client that come through our doors.

Our core staff is comprised of talented veterinarians. The support staff includes skilled technicians who are devoted to patient care 24 hours a day, talented and experienced farriers, and alternative medicine specialists. We are happy to have interns from around the world join our staff for their practical experience.

Our hospital is prepared and equipped to service any equine medical need. Whether it be emergency, diagnostic, neonatal, preventative, rehabilitative or reproductive care, we are available to meet your horse’s needs. 
Our facility includes a full surgical suite, recovery room, intensive care stalls, breeding shed with a reproduction lab, nuclear scintigraphy suite, and a high speed treadmill. 

The Equine Center also provides on-site farm call (ambulatory) service, making us uniquely equipped to serve all of your horses’ needs.  For basic health care we offer specific vaccine protocols, deworming programs and nutritional advice for the individual horse or large farm.