Recent News for Vet and Professional

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Laminitis Prevalence and Risk Factors in Great Britain

November 07, 2013

Researchers identified a number of novel laminitis risk factors, including management-level factors.... Read More

A guide from the National Museum of Australia uses the museum robot to show students Phar Lap’s heart.

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Robot Brings Racehorse Phar Lap's Body Together Digitally

November 04, 2013

For years three major parts of Phar Lap's body have been housed in pieces at three museums in two countries.... Read More

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Jackson Honored with UC Davis Distinguished Service Award

November 03, 2013

Jackson received the award for her support of numerous equine performance-related research studies.... Read More

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2013 WEVA Congress in the Books

November 03, 2013

More than 500 attendees from 49 countries attended the 2013 WEVA Congress, held in Budapest, Oct. 3-5. ... Read More

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Aleman Board Certified in ACVIM Subspecialty of Neurology

November 01, 2013

Aleman is now dual board certified in large animal internal medicine and neurology.... Read More

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Lloyd's of London, Univ. of Kentucky Continue Partnership

November 01, 2013

The $45,000 contribution from Lloyd's supports the Equine Disease Quarterly. ... Read More

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Equine Joint Injection Simulator Created for Vet Students

November 01, 2013

The simulator allows students practice joint injections before trying their hands at injecting a live horse. ... Read More

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Maintaining Horse Health Records: Keep Notes on Everything!

October 31, 2013

Records can reveal health patterns, provide clues for health concerns, and keep wellness programs on track.... Read More

Photo Courtesy of Animal Health Trust - for use in Making Strides July 2013 issue

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Making Great Strides

October 29, 2013

The Animal Health Trust orthopedics team performs cutting-edge research of equine anatomy and function. ... Read More

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Military Horse Statue Unveiled at Royal Veterinary College

October 27, 2013

The of Sefton, a military horse that survived a terror attack, was unveiled earlier this month.... Read More

Master’s student Johanna Ternstrom holds a smart textile monitor designed for equine-related research.

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Smart Textiles: Future Use in Equine Research

October 26, 2013

Researchers are investigating the use of smart textiles and technology in equine science.... Read More

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2013 Laminitis Conference to Offer Horse Owners Program

October 25, 2013

Owners will have an opportunity to talk to a panel of world-renowned experts about a variety of topics.... Read More

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2014 UK Equine Showcase, Breeders' Short Course Scheduled

October 25, 2013

The events will feature lectures on university programs, equine reproduction, and horse management issues. ... Read More

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CSU Surgeon Honored for Research that Helps Horses, Humans

October 24, 2013

Dr. Wayne McIlwraith received the Jacob Markowitz Award for outstanding contributions to medicine.... Read More

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Poster Session Returns to International Laminitis Conference

October 20, 2013

The International Equine Conference on Laminitis and Diseases of the Foot will take place Nov. 1-3 in Florida.... Read More

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UC Davis to Celebrate New Linear Accelerator with Free CE

October 19, 2013

The CE will be a part of the dedication ceremony for the new TrueBeam linear accelerator.... Read More

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Vet Tech Week Celebrates Your Vet's Partner in Health Care

October 16, 2013

The AVMA reminds everyone how important veterinary technicians are to the veterinary health care team. ... Read More

Geographic Distribution of Horses with Antibodies Against EPM-causing Parasites

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Study: EPM's Causative Agents More Widespread than Expected

October 16, 2013

Researchers found that Neospora hughesi is being identified in horses across the United States.... Read More

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What is an Equine Vet Tech?

October 14, 2013

In honor of National Veterinary Technician Week, here's some information about vets' right-hand men and women.... Read More

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AQHF Announces Funding for 2013-14 Equine Research Projects

October 13, 2013

The American Quarter Horse Foundation (AQHF) has announced their 2013-14 equine research grant recipients. ... Read More

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Equine Veterinarian Pryor Dies

October 13, 2013

Peter Pryor, DVM, who worked at a veterinarian at Lane's End Farm, has died; He was 58. ... Read More

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Researchers Evaluate Equine Hematology Parameters

October 13, 2013

Researchers believe variables such as breed and geographic location might impact horses' blood test results.... Read More

Alongside funding vital research, The Horse Trust specialises in providing retirement and respite for working horses and ponies as well as providing specialist care for rescued horses, ponies, and donkeys who have suffered from cruelty or neglect.

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The Horse Trust Named BVNA's 2013 Charity of the Year

October 12, 2013

The British Veterinary Nursing Association nominated The Horse Trust as its charity of the year for 2013. ... Read More

Drs. Chris Kawcak, left, and Wayne McIlWraith oversee the treadmill work of a horse rehabilitating from orthopaedic care. McIlwraith is founding director of the CSU Orthopaedic Research Center, which has received a $6 million gift.

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CSU Equine Sports Medicine Program Receives $6 Million Gift

October 08, 2013

The Malone Family Foundation donated $6 million to Colorado State University's Orthopaedic Research Center. ... Read More

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Doppler Ultrasonography for Monitoring Tendonitis in Horses

October 08, 2013

Colors displayed by Doppler ultrasonography could help vets better follow tendonitis' healing processes. ... Read More