Jean-Yin Tan, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM

Board-certified in internal medicine. Professional interests include neonatology, respiratory disease, and gastroenterology.

Articles by Jean-Yin Tan

Does My Horse Have a 'Cold'?

Find out how to prevent equine upper respiratory tract infections from spreading throughout your barn. Read More

Managing Seniors with Heaves

Senior horses diagnosed with heaves face more obstacles than their younger counterparts. Read More

A Review and Update on Tendon and Ligament Injuries

A look at three of the most common tendon and ligament injuries in horses and how to treat them. Read More

Resolving a Common Swelling

What prevention steps can I take for my horse's rear leg swelling after exercise? Read More

Equine Anaplasmosis

Anaplasmosis is a tick-borne disease caused by a bacterium that infects white blood cells. Read More

Your Horse's Breathing: Roaring, Coughing, and Bleeding

A rundown of respiratory diseases commonly observed in performance horses. Read More

Making Sense of the Cushing's-EMS-Hypothyroidism Puzzle

What is the difference between these three potentially confusing conditions? Read More

Spring Vaccinations: Points to Consider Before You Buy

With a selection of horse vaccines readily available on local feed store shelves, purchasing a handful for use in your barn might be something you're considering. But are there equine health risks lurking behind a choice to forgo your veterinarian's Read More

Feeding Horses After Colic Surgery

Nutrition is one of the most important aspects of managing a horse following colic surgery. Horse owners should follow basic feeding principles and tailor some elements toward the horse's specific condition to create an optimal recovery environment. Read More