Josh Zacharias, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACVS, ACVSMR

Josh Zacharias, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACVS, ACVSMR, is an Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine graduate who practices at Countryside Large Animal Veterinary Services in Greeley, Colorado. His interests include equine lameness, surgery, and podiatry. In addition to working as a surgeon and sports medicine specialist, Zacharias is a farrier with nearly 15 years of experience in therapeutic shoeing applications. Much of his caseload includes Western performance horses.

Articles by Josh Zacharias

Caudal Heel Pain or Navicular: What's the Right Term?

A veterinarian explains terms often used to describe horses with front-limb lameness. Read More

From Toeing-Out to Toeing-In

What could cause a change in an adult horse's leg conformation? Read More

Wedge Pads and Navicular Horses

A veterinarian and farrier addresses the benefits and concerns of wedge pads in shoeing horses with navicular syndrome. Read More

Can Horses Take Firocoxib Long-Term?

Is long-term use of Previcox for treating pain related to navicular syndrome in horses okay? Read More