Equine news

Cornell Ruffian Equine Facility reopens on Long Island

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Oct 01, 2014

State-of-the-art medical center makes a comeback—and honors a racing great.

CSU veterinary school gains $42.6 mil. in private donations

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Sep 26, 2014

College of veterinary medicine held the top spot for financial gifts as the university breaks fundraising records with $143.3 mil.

Veterinarian becomes sole equine sports medicine specialist in Wisconsin

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Sep 24, 2014

Associate professor the only veterinarian in the state to be board-certified in equine sports medicine and rehabilitation—plus more veterinary news from around the country.

More than 4,500 horses, other animals quarantined in vesicular stomatitis outbreak

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Sep 11, 2014

While early cases in Texas have sputtered out, new cases and quarantines in Colorado are still erupting.

The Lameness Locator: Weird science or industry breakthrough?

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Sep 01, 2014

Learn how this new technology sees what the human eye can’t.

Equine medicine

Making the most of veterinary equine arthroscopy

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Oct 01, 2014

Equine arthroscopy is commonly used to manage problems in carpal joints, hocks and stifles. But what about managing a tear in a flexor tendon or navicular bursa? Get your money’s worth out of this instrument—and provide optimal patient care—by giving some less conventional uses a try.

More than 4,500 horses, other animals quarantined in vesicular stomatitis outbreak

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Sep 11, 2014

While early cases in Texas have sputtered out, new cases and quarantines in Colorado are still erupting.

The Lameness Locator: Weird science or industry breakthrough?

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Sep 01, 2014

Learn how this new technology sees what the human eye can’t.

Equine vector-borne diseases: Combating Eastern equine encephalitis and West Nile virus

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Sep 01, 2014

Whether you live in an endemic area or your veterinary clients travel to high-risk destinations, familiarize yourself with these preventable arboviruses.

Picking a winner: Choosing the best horses to represent the USA in the World Equestrian Games

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Sep 01, 2014

When a national medal is on the line, the Lameness Locator can help equestrian teams select their athletes with confidence.

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.