Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital to Host Client Education Seminar on January 18

The seminar lineup features a range of speakers and topics covering key areas of equine healthcare.

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Lexington, Ky. (January 8, 2024) – Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital is thrilled to announce its upcoming annual Client Education Seminar, catering to professionals and enthusiasts in the equine industry. Set to take place on Thursday, January 18, 2024, the event will be held at the Fasig Tipton Sales Pavilion in Lexington, Ky. Registration is free and open to all interested in attending.

Now in its thirty-seventh year, the Rood & Riddle Client Education Seminar remains committed to delivering comprehensive, evidence-based medical insights tailored to the equine community.

The seminar lineup features a range of speakers and topics covering key areas of equine healthcare. Dr. Katie Garrett will discuss Diagnostic Imaging Options, while Dr. Daniel Devis will shed light on Laser Therapy and What to Expect. Dr. Charlie Scoggin provides an exclusive look inside the Rood & Riddle In Vitro Fertilization Lab, and Krista Lea, UK Forage Extension Program, shares expertise on Mitigation Strategies for Tall Fescue in the Broodmare.

Additionally, Dr. Liz Elzer will provide guidance on Rib Fractures in Neonatal Foals, Dr. Hannah Chenail will discuss Geriatric Colic versus Mature Colic, Dr. Colton Thacker will cover An Update on Sesamoiditis, and Dr. Craig Lesser will provide valuable insights into Chronic Abscesses.

Dr. Woodrow Friend, Director of Marketing of Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital, stated, “Rood & Riddle takes pride in sponsoring this ongoing educational forum, offering our valued clients and friends a platform for continuous learning and development.” 

In addition to Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital and Rood & Riddle Veterinary Pharmacy, this year’s sponsors will include Aurora, Boehringer Ingelheim, Hallway Feed, Neogen, and Wire 2 Wire.

Refreshments will be served from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., followed by presentations from 6:00 p.m. to 8 p.m. RSVPs to the event (not required, but helpful) by Monday, January 15. For more information and to register, go to the Rood & Riddle Website,


 About Rood & Riddle

Driven by their passion for equine medicine and surgery, Dr. Bill Rood and Dr. Tom Riddle began practicing together as ambulatory veterinarians in 1982. Four years later, they opened Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital, which sits on 24 acres in the heart of the Bluegrass in Lexington, Ky., as a horse referral center.

With the original hospital in Lexington, Ky., and additional hospitals in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., and Wellington, Fla., Rood & Riddle maintains an unwavering commitment to quality, both in the care of horses and in our relationship with clients and the community.

Today, the practice is known and respected worldwide for the innovative and highly skilled treatment of horses. Rood & Riddle continues its tradition of excellence in the twenty-first century, serving as a referral center for horses requiring specialized medical and surgical care and providing ambulatory care for all breeds and disciplines.


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