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Arcese Quarter Horses USA Surpasses Two Million

Arcese Quarter Horses USA Surpasses Two Million Quarter Horse News / by john.williams@morris.com (Press Release) Eleuterio Arcese The reining world is accustomed to seeing milestones shattered during the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Futurity & Adequan® North American Affiliate Championship Show (NAAC). This year’s event proved no different with an NRHA first going into the […]

Evaluation of the safety of a combination of oral administration of phenylbutazone and firocoxib in horses.

Evaluation of the safety of a combination of oral administration of phenylbutazone and firocoxib in horses. J Vet Pharmacol Ther. 2013 Dec 20; Authors: Kivett L, Taintor J, Wright J Abstract Simultaneous administration of a nonselective COX inhibitor and a COX-2 specific NSAID has not been previously reported in horses. The goal of this study […]

Equinosis Gait Evaluation System

Rogue Equine Hospital is pleased to introduce the Equinosis® Gait Evaluation System.  It is the culmination of almost 20 years of research on gait analysis at the University of Missouri’s Colleges of Veterinary Medicine and Engineering with the support of the E. Paige Laurie Endowed Program in Equine Lameness. The system objectively detects and quantifies […]

Manuka Honey and Wound Care

Manuka Honey and Wound Care by Nancy Loving With increasing emphasis by horse owners on approaching their horses’ health issues through more “holistic” and “natural” strategies, one such “natural” and relatively inexpensive treatment might include the use of honey for wound care. As a veterinarian you need to understand the physical and financial aspects of […]

“Nutritional Management of Insulin Resistance in Horses”

Nutritional Management of Insulin Resistance in Horses By Alexandra Beckstett, The Horse Managing Editor December 9, 2013 8:00 When it comes to caring for insulin-resistant (IR) horses, diet plays a very important role in managing insulin levels and preventing associated diseases such laminitis. Insulin resistance and hyperinsulinemia are key features of equine metabolic syndrome (EMS) […]

Diagnoses, clinical pathology findings, and treatment outcome of geriatric horses: 345 cases (2006-2010).

Diagnoses, clinical pathology findings, and treatment outcome of geriatric horses: 345 cases (2006-2010). J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2013 Dec 15;243(12):1762-8 Authors: Silva AG, Furr MO Abstract Objective-To compare clinical, clinical pathology, and outcome variables between geriatric and nongeriatric horses. Design-Retrospective case-control study. Animals-690 horses (345 horses ≥ 20 years old and 345 horses > […]

Pain Management for Horses with Laminitis: Where Are We Now?

Pain Management for Horses with Laminitis: Where Are We Now? By Alexandra Beckstett, The Horse Managing Editor Updated: Monday, December 2, 2013   Originally published on TheHorse.com When an owner makes the difficult decision to euthanize a horse with laminitis, it’s often because the horse is simply in too much pain to justify prolonging treatment. […]

Snake Bite in Horses

From Equine Disease Quarterly, Univ. Of KY. Snakebite in Horses With warm weather comes the increased risk of snakebite. The major venomous snakes in the United States are the pit vipers, including rattlesnakes, water moccasins, and copperheads. Pit vipers are named after the heat-detecting holes, or pits, on each side of the head that help […]

“Differential Virulence and Pathogenesis of West Nile Viruses.”

Pathogenesis of West Nile Viruses. pubmed: pubmed horse / by Donadieu E, Bahuon C, Lowenski S, Zientara S, Coulpier M, Lecollinet S / 18 hours ago Differential Virulence and Pathogenesis of West Nile Viruses. Viruses. 2013;5(11):2856-2880 Authors: Donadieu E, Bahuon C, Lowenski S, Zientara S, Coulpier M, Lecollinet S Abstract West Nile virus (WNV) is a […]