Once a diagnosis of a problem with the navicular bone, the deep digital flexor tendon or one of the other….
New Born Foal Facts!
Suck Reflex should be present within 5-10 minutes of birth Trying to stand within 30 minutes Standing within approximately 60….
Foaling The Mare
Foaling the MareMost mares foal without complication, however it is important that they are monitored regularly as the foaling becomes….
Diseases and Disorder of Youngstock – Respiratory Conditions(By Ed Lyall, BVetMed, CertEM (StudMed), MRCVS) Young horses are like children where….
Caring for the Young Horse
Caring for the Young Horse (Redworms) It is important to monitor worm egg counts and to appropriately treat with anthelmintics…..
Coping with Sweet Itch
Coping with SweetItch (By Pauline Williams, BSc, MSc,MA,VetMB, Cert EM (Int Med), MRCVS) Sweet itch is a skin….
Identifying Joint Disease
Identifying Joint Disease Joint pain can be mild to severe; even mild joint pain that is unnoticeable in terms of….
Joint Disease Treatment
Joint Disease Treatment Once the problem joint has been identified, the next step is to formulate a treatment plan. The….
Caring for the Laminitic Horse (By Ed Lyall, BVetMed, CertEM (StudMed), MRCVS) Laminitis is a painful condition involving inflammation of….