Rio Colorado Veterinary Service

Dr. Ernesto J. Sándigo, D.V.M.


Dr. Sandigo combines his passion for horses with his professional expertise to provide quality medical care to all horses, regardless of their height, width, temperament, and the length of their ears. Dr. Sandigo holds a Masters in Chemistry from Northern Arizona University and earned his Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from Colorado State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1995. He returned with and to his family in Yuma and began serving the equine population when he opened Rio Colorado Veterinary Service in 1997.  Dr. Sandigo practices Natural Horsemanship and has had the good fortune to have been mentored by the late Ron Willis. He studies and applies these principals to his own horses and well as each patient he sees.