Dr. Paul Jenson DVM, MS, DACVS
Dr. Jenson is a board certified equine surgeon. His areas of interest are surgery, medicine, intensive care, and performance. He attended Washington State University for his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 1995 and completed his surgery residency at Kansas State University in 2004. After 17 years of practice, Dr. Jenson opened Jenson Equine Hospital in Sunland Park, NM, in order to better serve his clients and his community. Clients admire Dr. Jenson for his dedication to each individual horse, always being willing to go the extra mile, and making sure that each horse he works with has the best chance at a long, happy, successful life and career!
Dr. Kathryn Turnbull, DVM
Dr. Turnbull was born and raised in Essex, VT. She loved animals from a young age and always wanted to be a veterinarian. Her life has revolved around horses ever since she met a very important horse named Fox. She started riding when she was 10 and quickly got involved at the barn and with the local 4-H club. She leased, rode, and showed Fox up until she went to vet school and still visits him every chance she gets. She graduated with a degree in Animal Science from University of Vermont in 2011, and then with a DVM from Purdue University in 2015. After graduating she moved to New Mexico to start an internship with Dr. Jenson, and stayed on as an associate after finishing her internship. Her areas of interest include internal medicine, critical care, and foal/neonatal care. When she's not working she enjoys hiking and camping with her dog.
Dr. Amber Thompson, DVM
Dr. Thompson was born and raised in southern NM where she fostered her love of animals. She and her twin sister raised and showed lambs and pigs and were very active in 4-H and FFA. Dr Thompson attended New Mexico State University majoring in animal science before attending Colorado state university for veterinary school.Graduating in 1996, Dr. Thompson returned to Las Cruces where she practiced at a small animal veterinary hospital for 25 years prior to joining Jenson Equine Hospital to start a small animal division. She will provide full service internal medicine and surgery with a special interest in ultrasound.In her off time she enjoys spending time with her husband Matt and their menagerie of dogs and cats. In addition, Dr. Thompson enjoys competing in the Quarter horse show circuit with her gelding Not Impulsive aka Brutus.