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Horse Health Workshop

Join us on Thursday, February 23, from 1:00 to 5:00 PM at the Sarasota Polo Club to learn more about horse health. Click for more information and to register.

Mr. Pollack, Bandit, and Dr. McCarrel

Success Story: Overcoming the Challenges of Fracture Repair and Rehabilitation

Read about Bandit, a 12-year-old Paso Fino gelding, who underwent fracture repair surgery and extensive postoperative care at the UF Large Animal Hospital.

Horse Eating Hay

Winter Season & Your Horse

Brr…it’s getting cold outside! Stay on top of your horse’s heath this winter with these tips from our veterinarians.

Geriatric Horse Care

As we age, we must make changes to our lifestyle in order to maintain skeletal, muscle, and anatomical integrity. This is also true for horses. Read further for tips on senior health care.

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Success Story: Wonder’s Recovery from Pericarditis & Pleuropneumonia

Read about the 7-year-old Tennessee Walking Horse, Wonder, and her recovery from pericarditis and pleuropneumonia at UF.

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Be watchful of these potentially toxic pasture plants and make sure your horse, cattle, goats, poultry, and dogs do not have access to them.

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What our clients have to say:

I had a great experience at the UF large animal hospital

Iris came to the clinic with lameness in her back and hind limb. The exam was very thorough, by examining her and riding her in the fabulous new riding ring at the clinic.