These issues can be life-threatening if not diagnosed and treated promptly and properly.
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April 29, 2012
These issues can be life-threatening if not diagnosed and treated promptly and properly.... Read More
April 23, 2008
The urinary tract is a vital system; if a problem develops, it can rapidly become a crisis.... Read More
February 01, 2007
The first days of a foal's life can be risky; there are a number of things that can go wrong. Some problems can be dealt with easily (such as constipation), while others are life-threatening (such as a ruptured bladder).
In this article, Bonni... Read More
February 16, 2005
As one might expect in a gathering of equine veterinarians discussing colic, much of the Sunrise Session dedicated to the topic covered evaluation of the colicky horse to determine severity and decide on medical vs. surgical management.... Read More
July 01, 2001
Lasers are playing a larger part in equine surgery.... Read More
January 01, 2000
Last year, a foal died of bladder rupture on this farm. Is this something that I can prevent? How do I recognize it?... Read More
January 01, 1998
Final preparations will need to be made so that the newborn foal gets the best chance at life.... Read More
Q. It's nearly foaling season on the farm where I work, and a groom was telling me about a foal last year that died of bladder rupture on this farm. Is this something that I can prevent? How do I recognize it?