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Holiday Hours

Published: Jun 28th, 2017

We wish you and your animals a happy and safe Fourth of July! Please note our hours for the holiday.

Healthy Horses Conference 2017

Published: May 16th, 2017

Register now! Join us on Friday, July 7, from 8:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for the 9th Annual Healthy Horses Conference at the UF College of Veterinary Medicine.

Horse & Girl

When It’s Time to Call the Vet

Published: Mar 21st, 2017

No one knows your horse better than you do. Identifying subtle changes will help improve communication with your veterinarian should an issue arise.  

Mr. Pollack, Bandit, and Dr. McCarrel

Success Story: Overcoming the Challenges of Fracture Repair and Rehabilitation

Published: Dec 21st, 2016

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.

Equine Extended Care Service at UF

Published: Jun 29th, 2016

The UF Large Animal Hospital has launched an exciting new service exclusively for our clients.

Macrolide-Induced Hyperthermia in Foals

Published: Feb 29th, 2016

UF veterinarians conducted a study and found that erythromycin, which is used to treat bacterial infections, disrupts the foals’ ability to sweat. Owners and caretakers should take precautions.

Colic & Lipoma Surgery

Published: Oct 30th, 2014

When Cowboy the Quarter Horse began to experience colic, his clinical signs led to an emergency surgery at UF.

NOW OPEN – Equine Sports Performance Complex

Published: May 20th, 2014

The Equine Sports Performance Complex is now available for performance evaluations!

Stallion treated at UF is now true model horse

Published: Jan 6th, 2014

An American Drum stallion named Mariah’s Boon was treated in Gainesville at UF in 2009 and is now the 2012 Celebration Breyer Horse. Click on the link to watch the video.