West Metro Equine Practice

High quality routine and emergency ambulatory care for horses in the West Metro and surrounding area

Horse receiving treatment from West Metro Equine practice vets from their truck, near a farm, while the sun is setting

The University of Minnesota West Metro Equine Practice provides experienced equine veterinarians for general and emergency ambulatory equine practice in the Long Lake area.

Our team of skilled equine veterinarians is directly supported by specialists at the Piper Equine Hospital in areas such as medicine, surgery, lameness, sports medicine, reproduction, dentistry, cardiology, dermatology, pathology, diagnostic imaging, behavior, and more. 

The practice has access to portable advanced imaging and state of the art treatment options including digital radiology, dental equipment, ultrasound, endoscopy, shockwave, acupuncture, and more.


Monday–Friday, 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Emergency: Available for weekend and evening after hours emergencies 

Make an appointment

Phone: 763-479-2932
Email: wmep@umn.edu
Fax: 763-479-6810


Our office is located 23 miles west of the University of Minnesota's St. Paul campus

2075 Daniels Street
Long Lake, MN 55356

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