Emily Spengler, D.V.M.

Emily Spengler

Dr. Emily Spengler grew up in eastern North Carolina where she dabbled in hunter/jumpers and dressage until attending college at the University of Georgia where she obtained a degree in Biological Sciences. Emily then moved to Lexington, Kentucky where she completed the Kentucky Equine Management Internship KEMI). In Kentucky, she learned the ropes of Thoroughbred sales and breeding and went on to work at Hagyard Equine Medical Institute as a field services assistant during both the breeding and thoroughbred sales seasons. Emily then returned to the University of Georgia as a double dawg, where she received her DVM with an emphasis in Equine/Food and Fiber. Dr. Spengler’s interests lie in reproductive work and general practice. In her free time, she loves to do anything outdoors – hiking, kayaking, camping, etc., making her a perfect fit for Rhinebeck Equine and the Hudson Valley!


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Ambulatory and hospital emergency service is provided 24 hours a day.

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  • "Dr. Sotela is fantastic and has always been incredibly kind and patient with my mare, Mira. In May, Mira had to have surgery at the clinic for a soft tissue sequestrum. Dr Gus and the staff were wonderful to deal with."
    Danielle Meenan Heaney
  • "We love Rhinebeck Equine and their vets and staff. They've been our equine vets for about 30 years and we love working with them."
    Thorunn Kristjansdottir
  • "Amazing facility with awesome staff. My friend had a horse who needed surgery and they were awesome the entire time. We hung out in their waiting room. Staff was friendly and talkative, and let us play with their dog. Dr. Gus is a great surgeon!"
    Hanna Gavel