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Botulism in Horses & Other Mammals

Published: Apr 24th, 2014

Botulism is a disease caused by ingestion of botulinum toxin, one of the most potent toxins known. It can affect all mammals, however horses are one of the most susceptible species. Click to learn more about botulism.


UF/IFAS Equine Manure Management Summit 2014

Published: Apr 18th, 2014

For horse farms owners and managers: Learn about composting and pasture management, the FDACS and FDEP equine BMP manuals and farm legislation, take a farm tour featuring farms using the manual, on-farm composting, and more!


Referring Veterinarian Appreciation Day 2014

Published: Mar 14th, 2014

We invite veterinarians to join us Saturday, June 21, 2014 for our annual Referring Veterinarian Appreciation Day at the UF Veterinary Hospitals in Gainesville, Florida.

Dr. Sarah Reuss

Goat Parasite Control

Published: Feb 17th, 2014

View our fact sheet on general parasite control in goats.


Road Work May Cause Delays

Published: Feb 11th, 2014

A road resurfacing of SW 16th Avenue in front of the Veterinary Hospitals may cause delays to our visitors. Please plan some additional time to arrive to your appointments.

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UF Supports Time To Ride

Published: Jan 8th, 2014

Time To Ride is designed to connect American families, specifically moms, to horse opportunities in their local area. We hope you find it helpful in making first, second, or third steps towards a horse experience.


Success Story: Sonny’s Joint Injury

Published: Jan 8th, 2014

Read about Sonny’s diagnosis & treatment of his life-threatening joint injury at UF.

Dr. Martha Mallicote

Winter Tips for Horse Owners

Published: Jan 3rd, 2014

Click to read winter tips for horse owners, provided by UF large animal veterinary specialists.

Dr. Bauck gives a presentation on lameness evaluations

Equine Education Day 2014

Published: Dec 23rd, 2013

Join the UF College of Veterinary Medicine and Sunshine Region Pony Club on Jan. 11, 2014 for a day of equine education!

Success Story: Feta the Pygmy Goat

Success Story: Feta the Pygmy Goat

Published: Dec 12th, 2013

When an ultrasound revealed a uterine mass, Feta the pygmy goat was rushed to UF for a surgical procedure that saved her life.