Other Eye Problems

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Abnormal Facial Sweating

October 07, 2013

What would cause a horse to sweat on only one side of its face? ... Read More


The Equine Eye

September 18, 2013

Dr. Amber LaBelle of the University of Illinois talks about the equine eye and how horses see.... Read More


Thoroughbred Stallion Unbridled's Song Euthanized

July 26, 2013

He was euthanized due to an inoperable mass in multiple sinus cavities and around his optic nerves. ... Read More


Brooks to See Patients in Texas Monthly

May 05, 2013

Brooks will travel monthly to Navasota to receive and perform surgery on ophthalmology patients. ... Read More


Equine Coat Color Genetics 101

April 05, 2013

What's behind a horse's coat color? The answer lies in coat color genetics.... Read More


Ocular Squamous Cell Carcinoma

April 01, 2013

Squamous cell carcinoma is one of the most common cancerous tumors of the equine eye. ... Read More


The Eyes Have It

April 01, 2013

Researchers are scrutinizing the equine eye so they can treat ocular issues better.... Read More


Therapeutics and Medicine (AAEP Convention 2012)

March 21, 2013

Find out about flunixin meglumine for hoof pain; IV and oral bute testing; and a GI drug for use in eye exams.... Read More


15 Fascinating Facts About Equine Eyes

March 08, 2013

Can horses see at night? What colors can they detect? Learn these answers and more in our special report.... Read More


GI Drug Could be Useful for Equine Eye Exams (AAEP 2012)

March 03, 2013

N-butylscopolammonium bromide could be useful for helping veterinarians examine horses' eyes.... Read More


Managing the Swollen Eye in the Field (AAEP 2012)

January 31, 2013

The acutely swollen eye can present many diagnostic challenges to the field practitioner.... Read More


Utter Speaks about Eye Cancer in Horses at Penn Vet

January 18, 2013

Monthly First Tuesday lecture series focuses on equine eye cancer in February.... Read More


TheHorse.com Poll Recap: Caring for Blind Horses

November 21, 2012

Sixty-eight percent of more than 650 respondents indicated they'd cared for a vision-impaired horse. ... Read More


Breeders' Cup: Questing Found to Have Eye Injury

November 05, 2012

The filly's eye was swollen shut the evening after her race, but no one is sure how or when she was injured.... Read More


Advances in Equine Ophthalmology

November 02, 2012

Treatment and research breakthroughs help to wage the war against equine vision problems.... Read More


Eye Evaluation in Equine Prepurchase Exams

October 21, 2012

While not all eye anomalies are detrimental to vision, others can cause sale talks to cease.... Read More


Understanding Equine Cataract Surgery

October 20, 2012

Many horses recover well from cataract surgery and retain vision in the affected eyes.... Read More


Diagnosing and Treating Equine Glaucoma

October 19, 2012

It might have the same name, but equine glaucoma is a different animal than human glaucoma.... Read More


Noninflammatory Equine Uveal Disorders

October 15, 2012

Many noninflammatory uveal abnormalities cause little to no discomfort or vision loss for the horse.... Read More


Understanding Equine Orbit and Periorbita Problems

October 14, 2012

Disorders involving the horse's orbit and periorbita are less common than problems involving the eye itself.... Read More


Diagnosing, Treating, and Managing Equine Recurrent Uveitis

October 11, 2012

Veterinarians have learned how to best control this disease and are working to unravel new treatment options.... Read More


Understanding Equine Vision

October 07, 2012

Basic comprehension of equine vision can help owners better understand why their horses act the way they do.... Read More


Improving Outcomes for Corneal Ulcers, Ulcerative Keratitis

October 05, 2012

The natural mechanisms in equine eyes can complicate corneal ulcer healing, but most ulcers fully recover.... Read More


Understanding Equine Eyelid Disorders

September 30, 2012

Equine eyelid disorders are common in horses and many can have favorable outcomes with treatment.... Read More


What's in an Equine Eye Exam?

September 19, 2012

A thorough eye examination can identify numerous potentially vision-threatening problems in horses.... Read More