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Equine Extended Care Service

Published: Jun 29th, 2016

Your First Choice for Long-term Healing at the University of Florida The UF Large Animal Hospital is pleased to announce an exciting new service exclusively for our clients. As of […]

Hurricane Preparation Tips

Hurricane Preparation Tips

Published: May 27th, 2016

Hurricane season in the United States is from June 1 to November 30, with most of the storms forming in the months of August, September and October. Horse owners and […]

First Aid Checklist

Published: May 27th, 2016

Information provided by Dr. Amanda House, Veterinarian of UF Large Animal Internal Medicine, Clinical Assistant Professor, DACVIM, Equine Extension Specialist and Course Director of the Practice-Based Equine Clerkship Program. Know Your […]

Gastric Ulcers

Gastric Ulcers

Published: Feb 24th, 2016

Gastric Ulcers: Avoidable or Just a Fact of Life?  By Chris Sanchez, DVM, PhD, DACVIM (LAIM) The Problem The prevalence of gastric ulceration in Thoroughbreds in race training varies from […]

Success Story: Wonder’s Recovery from Pericarditis & Pleuropneumonia

Published: Dec 1st, 2015

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

Guttural Pouch Diseases

Guttural Pouch Diseases

Published: Jan 19th, 2012

Contact us to schedule an appointment. Guttural Pouch Horse Diseases Diseases of the guttural pouches are not common, but can be life-threatening and very difficult to treat. The guttural pouches […]


Published: Dec 9th, 2011

Video Endoscopy

Published: Dec 5th, 2011

Colic Emergencies

Colic Emergencies

Published: Dec 2nd, 2011

Call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week: 352-392-2229 Map and Directions Contact Us Emergency procedures The equine veterinarians at the UF Large Animal Hospital provide advanced emergency colic […]

Large Animal Surgery FAQs

Published: Nov 10th, 2011

Who will perform the surgery on my horse? The surgery will be performed by a board certified surgeon assisted by a resident and by a student. Because we are a […]