Casey Gruber, DVM

Casey Gruber, DVM, is an associate veterinarian at Moore Equine Veterinary Centre in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, where he specializes in podiatry and emergency and sport horse care. He’s a graduate of Colorado State University.

Articles by Casey Gruber

Swelling in the Girth Area

What is causing my horse to swell in the area his girth sits? Read More

Encouraging Cold Weather Water Consumption

Is it a good idea to add a little salt to your horses' diet in the winter to get them to drink more water? Read More

Cold-Weather Equine Ear Protection?

Do horses living outside need their ears protected during cold weather? Read More

Possible Granuloma

My 20-year-old Arabian gelding has a hard, bony, fingerlike growth deep in a Read More

The Prepurchase Exam

A prepurchase examination or "vet check" of a potential horse purchase can identify any physical problems. Read More

Horse Wounds 101 (Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention)

With increased activity all horses are at a higher risk of sustaining traumatic lacerations or other wound types. Some might appear more serious than others. Often the wound might be hours, days, or even weeks old before it is observed. Read More