Lyle Barbour, DVM

Barbour is Utah born and raised. He attended Utah State University for his undergraduate studies, then received his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Colorado State University. Dr. Barbour has a particular interest in lameness and chiropractic’s as well as equine reproduction.

When Lyle is not providing veterinary care to horses he likes to spend his time in the outdoors, riding horses, hiking, fishing and camping.


Kate Schoenhals, DVM

As a native of the Salt Lake Valley, Dr. Kate Schoenhals enjoys serving her childhood community. Dr. Schoenhals received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Oregon State University. Upon graduation, Kate completed a one-year internship in equine medicine and surgery at Comstock Equine Hospital located in Reno, Nevada. Her professional interests include internal medicine and reproduction along with small ruminant medicine and surgery.

Dr. Schoenhals spends her spare time tap dancing and playing soccer but she especially enjoys exploring the outdoors via horseback and/or river raft.


Blaire Albers, DVM

Dr. Blaire Albers is originally from the northwest suburbs of Chicago and earned her veterinary degree at the University of Minnesota. Following graduation, Dr. Albers completed a one-year internship focused on equine medicine and surgery at Wilhite & Frees Equine Hospital outside of Kansas City. She then returned to Illinois as an associate veterinarian in a busy equine ambulatory practice. Her professional interests include lameness and rehabilitation, preventative medicine, with a special interest in ophthalmology.

Dr. Albers enjoys spending her spare time downhill skiing, camping, hiking, and traveling with her husband, Trevor, and their dogs, Cody and Finnegan.


Rebecca (Becky) Gilday, DVM

Becky Gilday, DVM was born and raised near Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. She completed veterinary school at the Western College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. In order to pursue further training in equine medicine, she completed a much sought-after internship at Littleton Equine Medical Center in Littleton, CO. She spent the following three years as a resident in Equine Surgery at the University of Montréal near Montréal, Québec, Canada. Her professional interests include equine dentistry, wound management, colic, and emergency surgery and medicine. She has almost 25 years of horsemanship experience.

Outside of the hospital, Dr. Gilday enjoys riding her horses, hiking in the mountains, and woodworking.


Kelsey Palsgaard, DVM cVMA

Dr. Kelsey Palsgaard grew up riding in California. She received her undergraduate degree and her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of California, Davis. Dr. Palsgaard is certified in Veterinary Medical Acupuncture (cVMA). Her professional interests include integrative medicine, lameness and rehabilitation, and veterinary emergency response.

Dr. Palsgaard enjoys spending her spare time outdoors, riding horses, and hiking with her dog Luna.