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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 […]

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!

New Equine Sports Performance Arena at UF

New Equine Sports Performance Arena at UF

Published: Oct 3rd, 2013

Anticipated date of arena is April of 2014.

Success Story of the Month: A Sound Treatment Plan

Published: Dec 18th, 2012

What happens when your young or middle-aged horse develops lameness? Follow the lameness treatment plan of Roanie, the 13-year-old Quarter Horse, who developed navicular disease.

What should you do if your horse steps on a nail?

Published: Dec 12th, 2012

Answer provided by UF Equine Lameness & Imaging Director, Dr. Alison Morton.

Success Story of the Month: A Sound Treatment Plan

Published: Oct 14th, 2012

What happens when your young or middle-aged horse develops lameness? Follow the lameness treatment plan of Roanie, the 13-year-old Quarter Horse, who developed navicular disease.

Digital or Computed Radiography

Published: Nov 9th, 2011

The UF Veterinary Hospitals has Direct Digital Imaging and Computed Radiology. How it works Digital or Computed Radiography uses a cassette system with an imaging plate that contains photostimulable (light-stimulated) […]

Ultrasonography (US)

Published: Nov 9th, 2011

The University of Florida Veterinary Hospitals often use ultrasonography, a non-invasive diagnostic tool used to assess disease processes within the patient. How it works Sound waves emitted from a transducer […]

Nuclear Scintigraphy

Published: Nov 9th, 2011

The University of Florida Veterinary Hospitals utilize an MIE digital nuclear scintigraphy unit. How it works An animal is injected with a radioactive isotope which travels to inflamed or damaged […]

Computed Tomography

Computed Tomography

Published: Nov 9th, 2011

The UF Veterinary Hospitals have an Aquilion Toshiba 160-Slice Multidetector-row CT Scanner capable of scanning small and large patients. The large patients are scanned by using our specially designed table […]