Laminitis

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Laminitic Racehorse Paynter Could Return to Track

September 12, 2012

The colt continues to make strides towards recovery and a possible return to the racetrack.... Read More

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Zayat Family: Paynter Continues Improvement

September 07, 2012

Zayat Stables reports that its 3-year-old colt Paynter continues to improve after a rough couple of days.... Read More

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Paynter 'Walking Comfortably,' Bloodwork OK

September 06, 2012

Haskell Invitational winner Paynter, who was diagnosed with laminitis Sept. 4, was "walking comfortably."... Read More

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USAET Supports AAEP Foundation Laminitis Research Project

August 13, 2012

The USA Equestrian Trust recently granted $10,000 to the AAEP Foundation to support the study.... Read More

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Researchers Seeking Horse Owner Help in Laminitis Study

July 30, 2012

Researchers are asking for horse owners' help identifying suitable acute laminitis cases for research.... Read More

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Virginiamycin for Equine Use to be Banned in U.K.

July 17, 2012

Virginiamycin is the active ingredient in a veterinary medicine used to prevent laminitis in horses.... Read More

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Show Jumper Presley Boy in Intensive Care with Laminitis

July 16, 2012

The stallion worked July 5 before developing colic and endotoxemia that night. He remains in intensive care.... Read More

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Working to Understand Equine Laminitis

July 08, 2012

Laminitis is likely the end product of an array of disease processes, one researcher says.... Read More

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Cryotherapy for Laminitis Prevention after Lameness Onset

July 06, 2012

Cryotherapy prevented further lamellar damage in laminitic horses when used after lameness developed.... Read More

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Laminitis Claims Injured Racehorse Giant Ryan

June 17, 2012

His owners elected euthanasia after the colt began showing laminitis signs in one of his uninjured legs.... Read More

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Laminitis Horse Course Archived

April 10, 2012

During his presentation, Belknap compared and contrasted sepsis-induced and pasture-associated laminitis.... Read More

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Sepsis- and Pasture-Related Laminitis

April 10, 2012

Jim Belknap, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVS, of The Ohio State University compares sepsis- and pasture-related laminitis... Read More

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Supporting Limb Laminitis in Casted Horses (AAEP 2011)

March 04, 2012

Study horses treated with full-limb casts had a fivefold greater risk of developing laminitis.... Read More

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AAEP Foundation Seeking Case Submission for Laminitis Study

February 02, 2012

Veterinarians can contribute by submitting first-time occurring cases of PEAL in horses they see in practice.... Read More

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Recognize Insulin Resistance Before Laminitis Onset

January 06, 2012

Picking up on subtle signs of hyperinsulinemia is one way veterinarians can try to halt laminitis onset.... Read More

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Endocrinopathic Laminitis: An Incomplete Picture

January 04, 2012

Laminitis stemming from equine metabolic syndrome, Cushing's, and other hormonal conditions is common.... Read More

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Laminitis 2011 Conference

January 03, 2012

Farriers & veterinarians discuss their research, advancements, and understanding of this often deadly disease.... Read More

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2012 International Hoof Care Summit Set for Jan. 31-Feb. 3

December 31, 2011

The summit will offer 68 hours of hoof care education focused around the theme "Zeroing in on Soundness."... Read More

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Support Strategies in Chronic Laminitis Cases

December 26, 2011

One veterinarian says designing a specific strategy that addresses all the needs of an affected foot is key.... Read More

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Using Foot Casts to Manage Laminitis 'Sinking' Cases

December 23, 2011

Prognoses for these cases are often poor, but foot casts might improve survival rates if applied early.... Read More

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Cushing's Disease and Equine Metabolic Syndrome

December 23, 2011

Three veterinarians discuss equine Cushing's disease, equine metabolic syndrome, and associated laminitis. ... Read More

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Laminitis Prevention and Intervention in Hospitalized Horses

December 19, 2011

Hospitalized horses are at an increased risk for developing laminitis as a complication of injury or illness.... Read More

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Healing the Hoof During Therapy or Layup

December 09, 2011

Farriers can help devise a hoof care plan to helps a performance horse return to work as soon as possible.... Read More

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Cohen Discusses Epidemiology at AAEP Convention

December 09, 2011

Veterinarians use the principles of evidence-based medicine when they diagnose patients.... Read More

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The Toe Crena: A Laminitic Link?

December 07, 2011

Research is needed to determine if the toe crena could be used as a prognostic indicator for laminitic horses.... Read More