Vet and Professional

News and issues for equine health professionals

Farm Call: Your Questions Answered

Q. I have a 38-year-old grade gelding with huge, arthritic knees. He fell three weeks ago. X rays show nothing broken or fractured. My veterinarian wants him on phenylbutazone forever. Is there anything else that could help him with no side effects?

A. Read the Vet's Answer

Horse Sense (and Sensibility)

Making the Best of Stall Rest

Four weeks of mandatory stall rest can be a tough for any horse, much less an energetic off-track Thoroughbred. From haynet experiments to enrichment toy trials, Here's how Stephanie and Happy coped.