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by Sarah Plevin, BVMS, MRCVS, CVA, Dipl. ABVP, ACVSMR | Jul 15, 2020
Learn how ultrasound tissue characterization can help veterinarians guide horses’ return from injury.
by Bonny Henderson, DVM | Jun 26, 2020
Learn about this therapy designed to provide support and stability to muscles and joints without restricting their range of motion.
by Christa Lesté-Lasserre, MA | Jun 24, 2020
The body delivers blood to help tendons heal. Power Doppler can identify when blood is present in horses’ injuries that veterinarians might otherwise believe to have recovered.
by Marcia King | Jun 15, 2020
Do you know what to do–and just as importantly, what not to do–if your horse displays vague, mild, or serious signs of what might be colic? Your answer could save your horse’s life.
by Christa Lesté-Lasserre, MA | Jun 5, 2020
Sometimes rest is the best recipe for recovery for an injured horse. Learn about the science of healing, aggressive vs. conservative treatment, and exercise rehabilitation.
by Christa Lesté-Lasserre, MA | May 26, 2020
Standing surgeries on sedated horses can provide good, if not better, results than equivalent surgeries on fully anesthetized horses, without the added costs and complications.
by Christa Lesté-Lasserre, MA | May 19, 2020
Horses undergoing general anesthesia die about a thousand times more often than humans do, at a rate of around 1 to 1.5 deaths per 100 anesthetized horses. Here’s a look at why.
by Jacqueline Hill, DVM, Dipl. ACVS-LA | Apr 14, 2020
A veterinarian dispels four common rumors that often sway an owner’s decision to pursue surgery for a colicking horse.
by Betsy Lynch | Feb 28, 2020
Using the natural antimicrobial prophylactically offers another line of defense against incisional infection in horses undergoing colic surgery.
by Stacey Oke, DVM, MSc | Feb 21, 2020
Learn more about stem cell therapy and how veterinarians use it to help rehabilitate injured horses.
by Erin Denney-Jones, DVM | Feb 5, 2020
A veterinarian describes conventional and alternative therapies for helping tendons and ligaments heal.
by Stacey Oke, DVM, MSc | Jan 29, 2020
While people might extol the virtues of various rehabilitation modalities, those testimonials rarely rely on the science surrounding the techniques.