Welcome to Merritt & Associates
Merritt & Associates Equine Hospital is a state-of-the-art equine veterinary and surgery facility located near Chicago, Illinois. MAEH is one of the few veterinary hospitals in North America committed to the health and soundness of race and sport horses, while also serving pleasure horses. Merritt & Associates is comprised of highly trained veterinarians and staff dedicated to preventing, diagnosing, and treating injuries and illnesses in horses.
At Merritt & Associates we take a team approach to veterinary medicine which makes us uniquely able to serve all of our clients needs. Our veterinarians combined skills and vast experience in diagnosing, treating, and rehabilitating race, sport and pleasure horses are enhanced by their skill in surgery, integrated medicine, internal medicine, and preventative health care.
MAEH is the foremost equine medical facility in the Midwest, providing cutting edge technology to assist our highly skilled veterinarians and our board certified surgeon, diagnose and treat your horse. Whether you are in need of specialized services, routine or critical care, we will be there , at the race track, your barn or in our hospital, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Merritt & Associates’ guiding philosophy is simple:
Improve & maintain each horse’s health so that it can comfortably perform at the peak of its ability, while also enjoying a longer, more successful career and productive life.
This commitment is what guides the hospital’s daily priorities and activities.