Equine news

Veterinary advisory committee to oversee horse safety and welfare at The Celebration

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 15, 2014

AVMA still calls for independent, third party inspections to ensure soring does not occur.

Veterinary equine convention celebrates 60 years

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 13, 2014

The American Association of Equine Practitioners celebrates its 60th convention.

Clock is ticking on veterinary legislation in 113th Congress

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 07, 2014

AVMA works to pass remaining high-priority bills on its 2014 legislative agenda.

Compounded drug may have killed four horses, FDA reports

DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 15, 2014

10 horses in Kentucky and Florida affected by EPM treatment; agency is investigating.

Bill backed by walking horse group introduced to counter anti-soring legislation

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 27, 2014

AVMA cites bipartisan support for PAST Act, says new bill just a diversion.

Equine medicine

Veterinary equine convention celebrates 60 years

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 13, 2014

The American Association of Equine Practitioners celebrates its 60th convention.

How veterinarians can maintain peak performance in racehorses

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 30, 2014

AAEP guidelines offer clinical direction for veterinarians when treating these premier equine athletes.

Treating glaucoma in your equine veterinary patients

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 30, 2014

There's no easy fix for this condition, but these tips can help you diagnose and manage the progression of disease.

Preserving immune function: Fat-soluble vitamins play a key role

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 01, 2014

Veterinarians should exercise caution to ensure supplements are provided at proper levels.

New veterinary guidelines: The latest in equine parasite control

DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 31, 2014

Changes in parasite biology have inspired the AAEP to reevaluate its control protocols. The following summarizes its new guidelines and details practical recommendations veterinarians can implement.

Equine financial management

Is it time for you to haul equine patients in?

VETERINARY ECONOMICS

If the day-to-day struggles of an ambulatory equine practice are wearing you down, it may be time to consider building, buying, or renting a haul-in facility.

The changing mixed veterinary practice business landscape

VETERINARY ECONOMICS

The future of mixed-animal practice will survive if practice owners are willing to compromise with associates.

Guenther's go-to advice for equine veterinary practice management

VETERINARY ECONOMICS

Nobody knows equine practice management like Jim Guenther. Here are five of his best articles from over the years.

7 money-saving tips to help cover the cost of gas

VETERINARY ECONOMICS

Use these tips to help your equine practice save money. That extra cash will come in handy as gas prices reach all-time highs this summer.

Equine veterinarians: Sell your veterinary medical records & ride into the sunset

VETERINARY ECONOMICS

Medical records are worth more than the paper they're printed on. When it's too hard to sell your equine practice outright, consider selling your best asset—your clients.