Palmetto Equine held recently held a groundbreaking ceremony for the company’s new facility.
The new facility will be located at 451 Jenkins Circle, Townville, and will have over 6,000 square feet. The facility will offer surgical services, sports medicine, rehabilitation, hospitalization and general wellness care for horses. The property has over 40 acres with plans to provide full service for boarding, rehabilitation and training.
Davis Construction Inc., a full-service general contractor with offices in Westminster and Anderson, will construct the project once permits are finalized. Dave Gasar of BDA Architecture, whose firm has designed over 700 animal care projects in 46 states, was the designer of the facility.
The company will be owned and operated by Dr. Alexandra Tracey, one of only two practicing board-certified large animal surgeons (DACVS-LA) in South Carolina.
Anderson County Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Pam Christopher said, “Having an experienced equine veterinarian would definitely help to further stake Anderson County’s future in the equestrian arena.”