Erin Crawford, DVM
Dr. Erin Crawford graduated from the University of Wyoming in 2000 with a degree in biology and received her DVM from Colorado State University in 2006. During her college and vet school years, she worked for an dude ranch-outfitter in Wyoming looking after their horses and mules and spending time on the trail. She also spent several winters driving draft teams at the National Elk Refuge in Jackson. Following graduation from CSU, she spent a year as an intern at Oakridge Equine Hospital in Edmond, Oklahoma. Oakridge is a large referral facility that allowed Dr. Crawford to see a high volume of cases under the tutelage of 4 board certified surgeons. Dr. Crawford joined Sawtooth Equine Service after completing her internship in June of 2007. She is a member of the AAEP, AVMA, IVMA and the IVCA. Her professional interests include general medicine, reproduction, acupuncture, chiropractic and anesthesia in the equine patient. Dr. Crawford completed the acupuncture for veterinarians course at CSU in 2006. She then pursued additional training in animal chiropractic from Options For Animals and received her animal chiropractic certification in 2017 as well as her International Veterinary Chiropractic Association certification. Dr. Crawford strives to treat the whole horse, incorporating acupuncture and chiropractic along with cutting edge, modern therapies.
Erin Crawford, DVM
General medicine, reproduction, acupuncture, chiropractic and anesthesia
Dr. Crawford strives to treat the whole horse, incorporating acupuncture and chiropractic along with cutting edge, modern therapies. In her free time she enjoys the great outdoors with her friends and her husband Ben, their 2 horses, mule and 2 dogs. She is licensed in Idaho and Wyoming.
Erin Crawford, DVM
DVM, CVA, CVMMP
Sofia grew up overseas where she learned most of her horsemanship skills, and graduated from UConn with a Bachelors of Animal Science. At UConn, Sofia was captain of the UConn Dressage Team, and spent the majority of her free time working in the horse barn or foaling out mares. She earned her DVM from Lincoln Memorial University, and graduated in 2020. After graduation, she moved to Texas for internship training at Brazos Valley Equine Hospital - Stephenville, an extremely busy sports medicine practice. At Brazos Valley, Sofia managed a high case load of both medicine and surgery cases, while her husband Tyler established himself locally as a highly recommended farrier around the equine mecca of Stevenville. Sofia and Tyler are excited to be back in the mountains, and very happy to be joining the team at Sawtooth Equine. She has a special interest in sports medicine and is certified in veterinary acupuncture and chiropractic care.
Montana Equine Medical & Surgical Center
We are currently collaborating with Montana Equine (https://mtequine.com) to provide a rotating schedule for elective surgeries, advanced dentistry, lameness, and internal medicine cases at our facility. By spring, we hope to have a more formal schedule in place once COVID is a little more under control. As always, Sawtooth Equine is still providing general equine medicine, repro, lameness, gastroscopy, dentistry, etc. We are still admitting in-patient medical cases on a limited basis.
RETIRED JAN 1, 2021
George S. Martin, DVM
Diplomate American College of Veterinary Surgeons
Please join us in extending Dr. George S. Martin the warmest wishes in his retirement. We are indebted to his vision, care, and commitment to our community.
His clinical interests are in arthroscopy, general musculoskeletal and gastrointestinal surgery and respiratory problems. His research interests are in surgical solutions to orthopedic problems and causes of fetlock joint arthritis. He has more than 40 peer-reviewed publications in veterinary scientific journals. LSU holds a patent, for which Dr. Martin is the inventor, of a surgical implant for fetlock joint arthrodesis.
George S. Martin, DVM, Diplomate American College of Veterinary Surgeons
Dr. Martin is a 1977 graduate of the University of Illinois’ College of Veterinary Medicine. He interned at the Illinois Equine Hospital in Naperville, Illinois and then practiced for 2 years as a veterinarian for the Illinois Equine Field Service, which provided ambulatory care for horses in the western suburbs of Chicago. In 1980 he began a large animal surgical residency at Colorado State University. In 1983 after completing the residency, Dr. Martin joined the faculty of Louisiana State University. In 1986 he became a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons.
At LSU, he was Service Chief of Equine Medicine and Surgery from 1996 to 2001. Dr. Martin also has a MS from CSU and a MBA from Tulane University. Dr. Martin is a member of the AAEP, the AVMA, the IVMA, and the Veterinary Orthopedic Society. His clinical interests are in arthroscopy, general musculoskeletal and gastrointestinal surgery and respiratory problems. His research interests are in surgical solutions to orthopedic problems and causes of fetlock joint arthritis. He has more than 40 peer-reviewed publications in veterinary scientific journals. LSU holds a patent, for which Dr. Martin is the inventor, on a surgical implant for fetlock joint arthrodesis.