Acorn Veterinary Clinic

1340 East Covell Blvd., Suite 101
Davis, CA 95616


Dr. Sally Borges:

Dr. Borges earned her DVM in 1985 at the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine and earned her Master of Science degree at the London School of Tropical Medicine in Medical Parasitology in 1981. She has practiced around the Davis area since graduating and has co-owned Acorn Veterinary Clinic with Dr. Jackman since 1994. Dr. Borges grew up in the Davis area, going through the Davis school system, but also spent five years with her family living in Kenya while growing up. She and her husband have a son and daughter. Her pets include one dog, two cats, and one budgie. Hobbies include bicycling, kayaking, and plein aire painting in watercolor and oils.


Dr. Joy Jackman:

Dr. Jackman is co-owner of Acorn Veterinary Clinic with Dr. Borges. She grew up in the Bay Area, and worked as a veterinarian technician before moving to Davis. At UC Davis she received her Bachelor of Science degree in zoology, and completed her MVPM and DVM in 1987. She is an avid birdwatcher, gardener, hiker, and loves playing hockey. She has shared her home and heart with many cats, dogs, chickens, sheep, and rabbits. Currently she lives in rural Davis with her husband and two sons, a border collie cross, three cats, and is currently in a disagreement with her husband regarding adopting a kitten that is being fostered at Acorn Veterinary Clinic.


Dr. Kris Codino:

Dr. Codino earned her veterinary degree from UC Davis in 1984 and has worked at Acorn since 2003. She treats exotic pets in addition to cats and dogs. She and her husband, also a veterinarian, have a daughter in high school. Her pets include dogs, cats, a rabbit, a guinea pig and donkeys, in addition to her foster pets.


Dr. Kim Nixon:

Dr. Nixon earned her veterinary degree from UC Davis in 1985, and her Masters in Preventive Medicine the following year. She has worked at Acorn since 2005. She has a special fondness for exotic pets, and enjoys treating birds, reptiles, and small mammals, in addition to cats and dogs. She loves her pets, her garden, cooking and quilting. She has three children and lives in Davis.


Dr. Waka Blair

Bio coming soon.

Dr. Amy Wolfe

Bio coming soon.

Dr. Rick Bertsch

Bio coming soon.