Sabrina Jacobs, DVM – Owner
Dr. Sabrina Jacobs was born in Beaumont, Texas and raised in Houston. She attended Texas A&M University where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in 1999 and a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in 2004. Her particular areas of interests are reproduction, with an emphasis on assisted reproductive techniques including embryo transfer and transvaginal oocyte aspiration. Dr. Jacobs also enjoys critical care medicine and neonatology.
Dr. Jacobs is currently the owner of Performance Equine Vets as well as Performance Vet Supply. She is a professional member of the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP), the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), and the Society for Theriogenology (SFT). She is licensed to practice veterinary medicine in the states of South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Mississippi, Texas, North Carolina, and Tennessee.
Breanne Maraman, DVM – Associate
An Alabama native, Breanne builds on the spirit of excellence here at PEVS.
Casey Cromer, DVM – Associate
Formerly with Rood & Riddle in Kentucky, Casey headed south to join the PEVS team in Aiken.
Dr Douglass Berry II, Diplomate ACVS – Independent
Dr. Berry is board certified surgeon and has extensive experience as equine surgeon and educator with interest in sports medicine, young horse training, orthopedics and rehabilitation.
Marcella Dragolich – Breeding
Our youngest member of the breeding team, Marcella is yet another northern transplant that took a liken’ to these Southern Winters. Marcella is a creator and manager of the PEVS Repro Intern program.
Peggy Keeler – Corporate
Originally from Connecticut, Peggy cut her teeth on hunters and jumpers before making the move into race horses in Rhode Island. Then eventing and eventually onto Fox hunting! And now, Peggy’s driving horses in Aiken and herding cats at Performance Equine Vets.
Jose Zambrano – Veterinary Assistant
Jose’s and Dr. Jacobs have been the dynamic duo for many years. A man of much talent, Jose endures the task of working with the boss day in and day out.
Cheyanne Gray – Veterinary Assistant
Cheyanne is from the South Carolina low-country where oysters, fish and low country boils are a rite of passage. Cheyanne joined the PEVS team in 2019 and is an avid rider.
Taryn Sheehan – Veterinary Assistant
Taryn was so busy working on sick foals and hospital cases that she hasn’t written her bio yet. Stay tuned!
Casey Smart – Veterinary Technician
After 16 years in small animal veterinary medicine, we made Casey’s dream come true and have her on the equine medicine team!She moved here from Georgia, by way of Maine, where she earned her degree in Veterinary Technology. She traveled to South Carolina with her daughter, along with their cats, dogs and horses and are thrilled to be in horse-centric Aiken at last!
Katherine Miller – Inventory Control
Graduating from Clemson University in 2018, Katherine’s focus has been on Clemson her entire life. We were lucky that she left Clemson and came to work in Aiken. Armed with a degree in Equine Business the stars were aligned and well… as they say… the rest is history.
April Leeman – Client Services
Hailing from the great state of Maine, April brings more than horse experience to the PEVS team. April brings dogs AND experience 🙂
Dominique Matos – Client Services
The youngest member of the PEVS Team, Dominique is an avid photographer and dressage enthusiast.
Monica Hankins – Book Keeper
Monica joined PEVS in 2018 and never looked back. Her skill and proficiency at managing the finances at PEVS is second to non.
Jess Fisher – Horse Defense
Jess Fisher hails from the land of Yankees, but we love her anyway. A long term resident here in Aiken, Jess brings years of experience and tons of knowledge to the table.
Clay Jacobs – Operations & Finance
Clay is the man behind the scenes, providing direction, operational guidance and financial engineering for the company. Sabrina and Clay were married in 2002 and immediately began a journey to identify the best location to start an equine practice. Landing in Aiken the fall of 2004, Clay begin the acquisition of properties and worked to design what we now know as Performance Equine Veterinary Services International, complete with an Online/800 Veterinary Supply that services thousands of clients around the world.