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Equine Extended Care Service

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 […]

Stallion treated at UF is now true model horse

Published: Jan 6th, 2014

An American Drum stallion named Mariah’s Boon was treated in Gainesville at UF in 2009 and is now the 2012 Celebration Breyer Horse. Click on the link to watch the video.

Eastern Equine Encephalitis

Published: Jul 18th, 2012

Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) has been detected in Alachua County recently. The current hot, humid conditions are very conducive to EEE infection because they support the development of abundant mosquito populations. Read the facts about EEE for horse owners from UF Large Animal Veterinarian, Dr. Robert MacKay.

Ovariectomy

Ovariectomy

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 […]

Animal Airwaves

Animal Airwaves

Published: Jan 26th, 2012

Animal Airwaves Live is a one-hour call-in radio program hosted by the animal experts at the UF Veterinary Hospitals on Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM every Saturday from 1 p.m. to 2 […]

Equine & Large Animal Rescue

Published: Jan 19th, 2012

Horse and large animal rescue is available and made possible by the Veterinary Emergency Response Team. If you have a large animal emergency, visit the Veterinary Emergency Response Team webpage […]

Nephrosplenic Space Ablation

Nephrosplenic Space Ablation

Published: Jan 19th, 2012

Contact us to schedule an appointment. The Surgical Process: Nephrosplenic Space Ablation Nephrosplenic space ablation is a hand-assisted laparoscopic procedure that is used to prevent recurrence of large colon entrapment […]

Cryptorchidism

Published: Jan 19th, 2012

Contact us to schedule an appointment. Video: Equine Cryptorchidectomy Equine Cryptorchidism Cryptorchidism is a well-known and common disorder in horses. It has been documented in all breeds, although quarter horse […]

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 […]

Equine Sinus Conditions

Equine Sinus Conditions

Published: Jan 19th, 2012

Sinuses are extensive air-filled cavities in the horse. They probably evolved to allow the horse’s head to achieve the size needed to accommodate its large array of molars and premolars, […]