Gain insight about postoperative ileus: a potentially life-threatening complication of colic surgery.
Photo by Rebecca McConnico, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM
Extracorporeal shock wave therapy could be a promising tool for treating equine lower limb wounds.
Photo by The Horse Staff
Stem cells and other biologic therapies could have reproductive applications in horses, one researcher says.
Photo by T.K. Pope
- 2014 UK Equine Showcase, Breeders' Short Course Scheduled
- CSU Surgeon Honored for Research that Helps Horses, Humans
- Equine Researchers work with Regenerative Medicine Center
- AVC Receives Donation to Purchase New Equine Surgery Table
- Equine Health Seminar Kicks Off Horse Races
- Equine Postoperative Ileus Insights
- Lingering Lameness
- Shock Wave Therapy for Lower Leg Wounds on Horses
- Novel Use of Stems Cells in Horses Reported (AAEP 2012)
- Equine Field Anesthesia Considerations
- Equine Back Problems
- Physical Therapy for Stifle Problems in Horses (AAEP 2011)
- The Equine Spine--Back To Work
- Exercises to Strengthen Equine Back Muscles, Reduce Pain
- 12 Christmas Wishes for Horses, Owners from Veterinary Experts
- Equine Physical Therapy
- Cross-Training For Horses
- Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy Applications in Horses
- Leg Weights Help Rehabilitate Hind Limb Gait Issues
- Surgical Options for Managing Roaring in Horses
Farm Call: Your Questions Answered
Q. I have a 10-year-old mare that tore her deep digital flexor tendon two years ago where it meets the coffin bone. Would she be a candidate for adipose-derived regenerative stem cell treatment, or is the injury too old?
As I pass my two-year anniversary with The Horse, I'm reflecting on how my job has changed the way I manage and care for my own horses.