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UF Veterinary Technician Continuing Education Program

Published: Jul 21st, 2014

Join us Saturday October 25, 2014 in Gainesville, Florida for a full day of cutting edge veterinary technician continuing education.


Update on EPM Medication Reactions

Published: Jun 11th, 2014

Update on seven horses admitted on May 6, 2014 with signs of accidental overdose of the EPM drug pyrimethamine.

Echo making a new friend with Titan the colt

Name That Foal Contest Winner

Published: Jun 2nd, 2014

Congratulations to Echo for being a winner of the Name That Foal Contest this year! The foal was named Titan by Echo – and the name was fitting!

UF Equine Surgery Resident Dr. Andrew Smith

Large Animal Surgery Resident Honored By Clinician Group

Published: May 20th, 2014

Our surgery resident, Dr. Andrew Smith, was selected from all veterinary residents in North America to win the award.

UF Equine Sports Performance Arena

NOW OPEN – Equine Sports Performance Complex

Published: May 20th, 2014

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

UF Equine Isolation Facilities

Horse Owner Alert: Bad EPM Drug

Published: May 12th, 2014

Eight Thoroughbred horses that were given a single dose of an EPM drug at a training stable in Ocala, FL had neurologic disturbances within 36 hour of administration.


One Horse, Several Episodes of Colic

Published: May 7th, 2014

What happens when a horse continues to colic? Read about Wyatt and the preventative colic procedure performed at UF.

Horses grazing

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!

UF Small Animal Hospital

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.