February 2016

Thorough oral examination will usually allow diagnosis of many dental conditions, such as periodontal disease … more

22 mins

January 2016

In adult horses, most lower airway diseases occur due to non-septic inflammation. Inhaled particulates are … more

33 mins

The ascending colon in the horse, also known as the large colon, is a large, … more

23 mins

In managing equine wounds we are attempting to achieve four broad goals: full epithelialisation without … more

59 mins

December 2015

Lameness is the most common reason for veterinary examination evidenced in numerous studies1,2,3. Within the … more

35 mins

November 2015

Nutritional advice is frequently sought by owners of horses and ponies when discussing various medical … more

23 mins

Most equine myopathy cases are associated with exercise. Non-exertional myopathies are rarely recognised in horses, … more

23 mins

Upper airway obstruction is common in horses and of major consequence to equine athletes in … more

12 mins

In the Oxford online dictionary a supplement is defined as “a substance taken to remedy … more

25 mins

ABSTRACT Equine laminitis is a destructive disease with its aetiology stemming from a number of … more

28 mins

October 2015

ABSTRACT Not all owners will elect to treat pituitary pars intermedia dysfunction specifically – depending … more

31 mins

Evaluating erythrocytes in peripheral blood in horses is an extremely common component of blood testing … more

26 mins

September 2015

Sedation is sometimes necessary in horses for clinical assessment and veterinary treatment, and the veterinary … more

19 mins

Questionnaire studies have identified a poor level of understanding of appropriate equine deworming practices among … more

23 mins

A variety of intestinal anastomoses are used in equine surgery. This discussion will be restricted … more

33 mins

ABSTRACT Obesity is a medical condition in which excess body fat has accumulated to the … more

18 mins

A team approach is critical for a successful outcome following any abdominal surgery. The team … more

21 mins

August 2015

CT of the horse’s head is widely available in equine practice and its use in … more

15 mins

It is probably fair to suggest horses possess a unique talent for getting themselves into … more

30 mins

The first Horse Health Week, starting on September 21 as part of the Keeping Britain’s … more

21 mins