Meet Our Team


Mission Statement

Polk Equine’s mission is to provide outstanding customer service, cost effective solutions pertaining to our clients ever-changing needs and providing humane and caring medical services to each and every one of our clients. We will achieve these standards through honest and ethical dedication to our clients and their animals.

Dr. Katie Hennessy’s Education and Experience:

University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine, 2008

Equine Medical Center of Ocala, Internship May 2008- June 2009
Orlando Equine Veterinary Care, July 2009- June 2012

Polk Equine, June 2012- current

  Cori Austeel's Education and   Experience:

  Cori has been a technician with Polk Equine since 2009.   She is    a 1995 business management graduate  Onondaga Community   College  in Syracuse, New York. 

 Cori and her husband,  Ken, enjoy competing with their horses   Einstein's Asset (aka Bob)   and Heza Irish  Twist (aka Twister) in the   South Florida Reining   Horse Association Competitions.


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Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule


8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Emergency Calls


Emergency Calls


Read What Our Clients Say

  • "Dr. Katie...not enough good words. They have been so responsive and supportive as we go through a very scary time with our horse. Thank you for your encouragement, help and guidance! We appreciate you!"
    Erica Candlish A.