Dianne McFarlane, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM

Dianne McFarlane, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM, is an associate professor in physiological sciences at Oklahoma State University. Her research focuses on using a comparative animal approach to understanding the biological changes that accompany aging and the age-related factors that promote risk of neurodegenerative disease.

Articles by Dianne McFarlane

Bute for Old Bones

My vet wants my 38-year-old on phenylbutazone forever. Is there anything else that could help him with no side effects? Read More

Bedding Down the Senior Horse

How essential is stall bedding for a senior horse? Read More

Loose Stools in Old Age

My old gelding is generally healthy, but lately he developed loose stools. Is there something I'm missing? Read More

Seeking an Expert

We live in the age of instant and abundant information. Today's horse owners and enthusiasts are extremely well-informed and have high expectations for the medical care of their animals. As a result, it is not uncommon when a horse develops a Read More