Mark DePaolo, DVM earned his veterinary degrees from Oregon State University and Washington State University in 1994.
After working at two mixed practice clinics, Dr. Mark decided to specialize in holistic equine health care. He furthered his education by learning Equine Chiropractic and Acupuncture in order to open his own practice, All Star Equine. He graduated from Colorado State University’s Acupuncture program in 2000.
Experience, innovation, and a holistic approach to equine wellbeing have enabled Dr. DePaolo Read more
Many horses owners enjoy getting out of the arena and riding on trails. While this can be a fun and relaxing way to spend time with your horse, it may also expose both of you to disease laden ticks.
These parasites generally live in wooded and grassy areas, They anchor themselves onto the skin and need blood from a host to survive. Their ‘saliva’ may transmit the bacteria borrelia burgdorferi, which causes Lyme Disease (also known as “Lyme arthritis”) in both people and animals. They also can cause Read more