Foothill Pet Hospital is proud to serve the Santa Barbara and Goleta areas.
Dr. Jaqueline Gray completed her veterinary training at Colorado State University. She received a B.S. in Microbiology 1993 and went onto become a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 1997. She was chosen for a one year specialty internship in small animal medicine and surgery at the West L.A. VCA. After completion of her internship Dr. Gray continued to further her education and followed a passion in holistic modalities. Dr. Gray has completed advanced training in acupuncture, chiropractic, homeopathy, herbal medicine, Chinese food therapy, ozone therapy and cold laser therapy. She also enjoys surgery and dentistry. She practices a unique blend of integrative medicine using both holistic as well as traditional western medical and surgical approaches to provide each patient with individualized care. Dr. Gray also practices at Healing Touch Veterinary Wellness Center in Los Angeles. On her down time she enjoys traveling, and hiking or beach strolling with her three beautiful dogs!
Dr. Audra MacCorkle completed her undergraduate education at UC Irvine in 1995 with honors. She received a B.S. in Biology with an emphasis in Neuro-psycholgy as well as qualifying for a B.A. in Psychology and a minor in Fine Arts. She graduated from the University of California at Davis, school of Veterinary Medicine in 1999. Dr. MacCorkle has completed extensive course work in Animal chiropractic (AVCA), Acupuncture (IVAS), Herbology (IVAS), Homeopathy (AVH), Applied Kinesiology, and Physical Therapy (University of Tenn). She also is a member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons in the UK and is a Reiki Master of the Usui lineage. She has a special interest in Rabbit medicine and surgery. Dr. MacCorkle prefers to practice a whole pet approach to medicine and prefers leaning more towards natural remedies and nutrition than pharmaceuticals when at all possible. However, at Foothill she does practice integrative medicine using all of tools she has before her to best serve each patient. Dr. MacCorkle is also practice owner of a thriving Animal Wellness center, Healing Touch Veterinary Wellness Center, in Tarzana, CA. She enjoys yoga, music, and spending time in nature with her 3 boys!
Dr. Khachatourian "Dr K" grew up in Burbank, CA. He attended Ross School of veterinary medicine on the Caribbean island of Saint Kitts with his clinical year at the University of Illinois. His interest in integrative medicine started early which led him to be trained in acupuncture at IVAS (International veterinary acupuncture society). He also has studied food therapy and herbal medicine, as well as being one of the only veterinarians in Southern California to have extensive training in ozone therapy and prolozone joint injections. Dr. K offers routine veterinary care such as dentistry, surgery, and internal medicine while being able to complement these options with an integrative approach. He looks at each patient and it's individual needs and tries to minimize the amount of drugs and vaccinations used. He focuses on maximizing health by teaching clients about the importance of diet and gut microbiome wellbeing as key to disease prevention. "A healthy gut equals a healthy immune system." Dr. K offers a blend of both eastern and traditional western medicine tailored to the client and patient needs. When not at work Dr K enjoys camping, hiking, beach strolling, and spending time cuddling with his partner Dr. Gray and their dog-children Rumpy and Olive Oil.