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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 […]

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 […]

Success Story: An Uncommon Procedure for Equines

Published: Sep 27th, 2013

Read about the uncommon yet simple technique performed by UF Veterinarians that helped Emagine, a 5-year-old warmblood, get back into the ring.

Technique Developed at UF for Equine Sinus Surgery

Published: Jul 18th, 2013

A new technique has been developed at UF for bilateral sinus disease in the horse.

Success Story: Ethmoid Hematoma

Published: Jul 12th, 2013

Learn how ethmoid hematomas form and can be treated from Jimmy the Thoroughbred’s experience at the UF Large Animal Hospital.

Horse Owner Alert: Pythiosis

Published: May 2nd, 2013

We have experienced a recent increase in horses being admitted to the UF Large Animal Hospital with a diagnosis of cutaneous pythiosis, an infectious disease caused by the pathogen Pythium insidiosum, which leads to granulating skin lesions.

Our Facilities

Our Facilities

Published: Mar 23rd, 2012

The UF Large Animal Hospital provides state-of-the-art veterinary diagnostic and treatment techniques to equine and large animals from Gainesville, Ocala, Jacksonville and all other areas. Contact us to schedule an […]

Does my horse need psyllium or a supplement if I feed him good-quality hay?

Published: Mar 7th, 2012

We might not have a good answer for every situation. The reason is that certain horses might be at greater risk than others because they are less discriminating eaters than other horses or have an underlying digestive disorder that predisposes them to impactions. The other important issue is sand access.



Published: Feb 1st, 2012

Contact us to schedule an appointment. Ovariectomy Ovariectomy is indicated for the removal of a diseased ovary. It is most often performed in mares that have a suspected or confirmed […]

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 […]