Barrie Grant, DVM, Dipl. ACVS

Barrie Grant, DVM, Dipl. ACVS, is a board certified surgical veterinarian specializing in equine wobblers and cervical stabilization. He is a former partner in the San Louis Rey Equine Hospital. He left SLREH in 2008 and now has a consulting practice in Bonsall, Calif., where he enjoys surgery and working with veterinarians and their clients. More information about Dr. Grant can be found at his website,

Articles by Barrie Grant

Senior Citizen Surgery

When a senior horse needs surgery, there is a concern that he will not survive the procedure because of age. Read More

Popped Knees

I was talking to one of my friends last night, and she said her horse had a "popped" knee. What does that mean? Read More

Neurectomy for Navicular

While untenable pain due to navicular syndrome and caudal heel syndrome is the most common cause of performance horses' being nerved, Madison said in Thoroughbred racehorses a wing fracture of the coffin bone often necessitates a neurectomy. Read More