Doug Thal, DVM, Dipl. ABVP

Doug Thal, DVM, Dipl. ABVP, is an equine veterinarian with 18 years experience in clinical practice. Thal Equine ( is his full-service equine hospital near Santa Fe, N.M.

Articles by Doug Thal, DVM, Dipl. ABVP

Worms vs. Drugs: The Fundamentals

Learn about common equine parasites, as well as the mechanisms and effects of common deworming compounds. Read More

Managing Horses During Drought

Drought conditions pose unique health care and management challenges for horse owners. Read More

Know Your Horse in Health

Examine your horse's vital signs, body, and behavior on a regular basis to be a better horse owner. Read More

Balancing Risk and Vaccination

Consider your veterinarian's advice, region, your horse's history, and his use when selecting vaccines Read More