Meet The Team

Meet The Team

Meet The Team


Sweet River Equine Clinic Inc., located near Modesto, CA, is a full service equine veterinary practice with ambulatory and in-house services, including 24-hr emergency service. Providing service to Modesto, Turlock, Oakdale and surrounding areas, it is our commitment to provide the highest quality veterinary care possible in this ever-changing and challenging field.

At Sweet River Equine Clinic Inc., we are committed to providing genuine care, comfort and high quality veterinary medicine for our patients and clients. We are committed to nurturing the human animal bond and helping horses live healthier, longer lives. We pledge to provide the best client service at all times. We promise to treat you and your horses with integrity, respect and dignity.

We appreciate the special role your horse has in your family. Our healthcare team is committed to providing the highest quality veterinary care to your horse with competence, sensitivity, and compassion. We provide personal attention to the unique needs and concerns of each individual horse as if it were our own.

We offer routine preventative care; early detection and treatment of diseases; lameness diagnostics and treatment; reproduction services; select surgical procedures; client education; pre-purchase exams; 24/7 emergency ambulatory services; plus much more.

Happy trails!

Daniel Sweet, DVM
Veterinarian, Owner
Education: DVM, University of California, Davis

Kim Hauck, DVM
Veterinarian, Associate
Education: DVM, University of California, Davis

Carol Van Hoogmoed, DVM
Veterinarian, Relief
Education: DVM, University of Tennessee

Carole Sweet
Veterinary Practice Manager
Education: Cal Poly, SLO, Ag Mgt BS

Carolina - Head Veterinary Assistant

Janell - Veterinary Assistant

Everardo- Facilities Maintenance

Sheryl - Office Manager

Jennifer - Office Staff

Brianna - Office Staff