Is your horse a noisy and uncomfortable breather? Does he struggle to breathe when you're riding? Is his performance suffering because of it?
About the Experts
Elizabeth Davis, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM, is an associate professor and section head of equine medicine and surgery at Kansas State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. Her research focuses on immunology and effective vaccination strategies and clinical pharmacology. She is co-director of the NIH-Merial Veterinary Research Scholars program.
Susan Holcombe, VMD, MS, PhD, Dipl. ACVS, Dipl. ACVECC, is a professor at Michigan State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. She has a special interest in equine emergency and critical care, upper-respiratory tract physiology, and sepsis and endotoxemia in horses.
- Equine Head Flexion and Airway Inflammation (AAEP 2011)
- In Depth: Evaluating the Upper Respiratory Tract (AAEP 2011)
- Managing Bacterial Pneumonia in Adult Horses (AAEP 2011)
- 'Map' Airborne Particles in Barns to Minimize Airway Disease
- Air Quality in Barns Critical for Horse and Human Health
- Beta-Agonist Drugs: Effect on Respiratory Function in Horses
- Advancements in Understanding Airway Diseases
- Infectious Respiratory Disease: PCR Testing Suggested (AAEP 2010)
- Volcanic Ash and Equine Respiratory Health
- Respiratory Tract Abnormalities and Racehorse Performance