August 2015

ABSTRACT White line disease (WLD) describes a keratolytic process that causes separation of the inner … more

25 mins

July 2015

ABSTRACT Laminitis was once assumed to occur as an end point of a single pathophysiological … more

42 mins

ABSTRACT Horse owners historically take little care of their pastures, neglecting reseeding and fertilising, and equine … more

21 mins

ABSTRACT Management of pain in equine patients is vital to ensure they are made as … more

21 mins

ABSTRACT Equine wounds are some of the most challenging ailments faced by vets because of … more

26 mins

ABSTRACT Navicular syndrome is caused by pain arising from the navicular bone (distal sesamoid bone) … more

29 mins

Lameness is a common presentation in equine practice and the equine veterinary nurse plays many … more

13 mins

Drugs available for analgesia in horses can, on the surface, appear somewhat limited – particularly given … more

20 mins

Equine dentistry has undergone so much development during the past couple of decades, you’d be … more

23 mins

May 2015

Lameness is a common clinical presentation in horses. In the National Equine Health Survey 2014, … more

28 mins

March 2015

Although the UK’s fire and rescue services are not obligated to rescue a cat stuck … more

February 2015

Equine Cushing’s disease (ECD) is the most commonly encountered equine endocrine disorder (Frank and Geor, 2014), … more

17 mins

What have we learned, and what is there left to learn, about gastric ulceration? Perhaps … more

25 mins

Influenza vaccination is so routine in equine practice there is perhaps a tendency to take … more

26 mins

January 2015

At the time of writing, cases of atypical myopathy (AM) are peaking, so it seems … more

22 mins

ANDY DURHAM BSc, BVSc, CertEP, DEIM, DipECEIM, MRCVS explains the four general classes of diarrhoea … more

26 mins

December 2014

Cyathostomins have become the most common cause of parasite-associated disease in horses1 and with increasing … more

35 mins

November 2014

Recognition and quantification of pain in horses is notoriously difficult due to a lack of … more

42 mins

September 2014

This summer, I’ve been working for a thoroughbred stud in Germany, preparing their yearlings for … more

5 mins

October 2013

Recently, for the first time in years, I tried my hand at polo again. I … more

6 mins