Herb Burns, V.M.D, Partner

Dr. Herbert Burns is a partner at the practice. Dr. Burns graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. He is the staff veterinarian at Blue Chip Farms and also sees appointments here at the Pine Bush Equine clinic. His interests include surgery and lameness. In his spare time, Herb enjoys spending time with his daughters, golfing and watching his Standardbred horses race.

Jake Kiefer, D.V.M., Associate

Dr. Jake Kiefer graduated from Kansas State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine and is currently participating in a one-year internship at Pine Bush Equine. He enjoys all facets of ambulatory medicine, including reproduction and lameness. His interests include harness racing, hunting, fishing, and spending time with his Chesapeake Bay Retriever, Kobe.

Jennifer L. Nutt, D.V.M., Associate

Dr. Nutt attended vet school at North Carolina State University, completed a one-year internship in medicine, surgery, and lameness at a sport horse hospital in Virginia, then worked at an equine referral hospital in the San Francisco Bay area.  Her special interests include emergency medicine, internal medicine, and ophthalmology.  Her free time is spent riding, running, and gardening. 

Betsy Colarusso, D.V.M., Associate

Dr. Betsy Colarusso is a native of Goshen NY and attended Cornell University Veterinary School.  She did a 1-year equine exclusive internship at Vermont Large Animal Clinic in Milton, VT.  She has been a valued member of Pine Bush Equine since the beginning of 2011.  Her interests include geriatric medicine, reproduction and all aspects of ambulatory medicine.  In her spare time she enjoys running, hiking and skiing.

Dinah Skorich, D.V.M., C.V.A., C.E.V.M.M., Associate

Dr. Dinah Skorich attended veterinary school at North Carolina State University and completed a one year surgical and ambulatory internship at Ocala Equine Hospital, as well a 6 month course in Equine Acupuncture at the Chi Institute in Florida. Her interests include surgery, lameness, acupuncture, and ultrasonography of the performance horse. In her free time, she enjoys running, music, riding, and spending time with her zoo of two dogs, three cats and three horses.