Elizabeth R. Babits, DVM
History of MWEC, LLC

Medicine Wheel Equine Center, LLC was begun by Dr. Bessie Babits in September of 2006 in Taos, New Mexico. The practice has routinely served Northern New Mexico and Southern Colorado since that time, in a primarily ambulatory capacity.

The people of MWEC, LLC are dedicated to horses.

Dr. Bessie Babits, DVM, the founder of MWEC, LLC graduated Magna Cum Laude with Honors from Washington State University's College of Veterinary Medicine in Pullman, Washington in 2004, externed at Idaho Equine, the premier equine hospital in Idaho as well as at Littleton Large Animal in Littleton, Colorado. Her emphasis in practice is on lameness, performance horses, and reproduction. She also trains and competes professionally in dressage and doma vaquera on her Pura Raza Espanola (PRE, or Andalusian) horses. Additionally, she has been starting colts professionally for clients since the age of 13.

Llano Estacado Andalusian Ranch

MWEC, LLC is proud to stand the exceptional PRE stallion:

Mariah's Cantariso,
16.2 hand gorgeous bay Cria Caballar approved stallion by Teodoro out of Tar-Maria, whose grandsire was the great Legioniaro III. Stunning in movement and beauty, this is an international caliber horse. With an outstanding temperament and movement, he also crosses well with Quarter Horse mares to produce the popular Azteca, a great sport and working ranch horse. "Riso" has multiple national championships, including 2007 Foundation for the Pure Spanish Horse Overall National Champion Performance Stallion, 2007 Overall National Champion Performance Horse, 2007 National Champion Dressage Suitability, and 2007 National Champion Alta Doma Vaquera.

For more information and breeding fees, go to: www.llanoestacadoandalusians.com.

Llano Estacado Andalusians
International Andalusian and Lusitano Association
The Foundation for the Pure Spanish Horse
American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP)
The Horse magazine

For more information or to set up an appointment,
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E-mail Dr. Babits: bbhorsedoc@yahoo.com

Taos, New Mexico