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Equine Osteoarthritis

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Osteoarthritis (OA) is a degenerative and career-compromising disease in horses that is often emotionally and financially draining for owners. In this live event, our experts answer your questions about preventing, treating, and managing equine OA.

About the Experts

Lisa A. Fortier, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVS

Lisa A. Fortier, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVS, is an associate professor of Large Animal Surgery at Cornell, University’s College of Veterinary Medicine in Ithaca, N.Y., where her research interests include arthritis, stem cells, and tendonitis.

Scott W. Pierce, DVM

Scott W. Pierce, DVM, joined Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital, Lexington, Ky., in 1985 and became a partner in 1989. He continues to practice in an ambulatory capacity with Rood & Riddle and is a founding owner of Kinetic Technologies.