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Welcome to Allerton Equine

We are a full service ambulatory practice with farm calls in both southeast Pennsylvania and South Jersey. Our focus is primarily equine, with some small ruminant care as well. Our goal at Allerton Equine is to provide comprehensive, individualized care for your horse. Our focus is lifetime health maintenance, with an additional emphasis on excellent client services. Our current team includes Dr. Julia Allerton, Aubrey Heiser, Carlene Ball, and Amber Hood.

Contact us today to find out how we can help you with your veterinary needs.



Office: (215) 536-8759

Mailing Address: 923 Eichele Road, Perkiomenville, Pa. 18074

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Testimonials

Read What Our Clients Say

  • "I cannot say enough great things about the wonderful care my 2 horses have received through the years and especially this past week, as Dr Angie and Aubrey have been here every day getting these 2 back to health! Knowledgeable, Caring and Professional!"
    Gail G.
  • "Extremely knowledgeable and caring! Couldn't ask for better a doctor to look over our goats (all growth stages, our babies and the adult). Went above and beyond to make sure our goats were given the best possible care while on the vet call."
    Kelsey C.
  • "I have been a client of Dr. Julia Allerton for many years. She and her assistant provide outstanding veterinarian care to my horses. She truly is kind, compassionate and loves the animals! And welcome Dr. Angelique Meixell, a wonderful additions to the practice!"
    Matthew M.

Farm Call Hours

Scheduled Farm Calls

Monday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

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