Cushing's Disease and Laminitis--Not Just Old Horses

Researchers recently revealed that Cushing's disease is a major contributing factor to laminitis among horses in a primary care veterinary practice, and that the median age of laminitic Cushing's horses was 15 1/2 years--disproving that this problem is just an "old-horse" disease. Along with his co-authors, Mark T. Donaldson, VMD, Dipl. ACVIM, a field service veterinarian at the

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