​​Bruce C. Carlisle D.V.M.

Dr. Bruce Carlisle was raised near Petaluma, CA. and currently resides with his wife in Fortuna. He graduated from U.C. Davis, School of Veterinary Medicine in 1980. He practiced in Humboldt County for 11 years before becoming a partner at NCVH in 1994. Dr. Carlisle is a member of the AVMA, CVMA, AAEP, and BCHA and particularly enjoys investigating equine lameness issues. In his free time he takes pleasure in hunting, abalone diving, canoeing, riding his mules and packing into backcountry wilderness areas.

Robert L. Branch D.V.M.

Dr. Bob Branch, originally from Yreka, CA. now lives in Blue Lake. He graduated from U.C. Davis, School of Veterinary Medicine in 1990. Dr. Branch specializes in the health and treatment of horses and livestock. With his strong rural background, he has a full understanding of the challenges our area faces. He is a member of the AVMA, CVMA, AAEP, CCA and BCHA. He actively supports 4-H & FFA as well as many other local horse and cattle events. Dr. Bob enjoys reading, playing cards, riding his horses, snow skiing and water sports.

​​​2180 Drake Hill Rd.

Fortuna, CA 95540

(707)726-9262


​​​1701 Giuntoli Ln.

Arcata, CA 95521

(707)822-4885


Samantha N. Burk D.V.M 

Dr. Samantha Burk is originally from Acton, CA.  She graduated from Ross University in 2016 and completed a yearlong Equine Internship at a hospital in southern California.  In her spare time she enjoys riding her horse, hiking, spending time with her family and pets.  She is a member of the AVMA and AAEP.