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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 […]

Horse Owner Alert: Dangers with round bale netting

Published: Sep 13th, 2012

Recently, two horses from the same farm came to the UF Large Animal Hospital about two days apart showing the same clinical signs of colic. Both horses had surgery at the UF Large Animal Hospital and each had an identical hard impaction in the large colon.



Published: Sep 12th, 2012

Information provided by Dr. Robert MacKay, Veterinarian of UF Large Animal Medicine, Professor, DACVIM, PhD, BVSc (Dist). Dr. Robert MacKay has been featured in articles about EPM and at the […]

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.

Stallion Treated at UF is Now 2012 Celebration Breyer Horse Model

Published: Jun 27th, 2012

An American Drum Horse stallion named Mariah’s Boon was a model patient when he received two surgeries for an abdominal abscess caused by a wire that had penetrated his stomach. Watch the video of Boon’s successful outcome and life as a Breyer Horse Model.

Name That Foal Contest Winner: Jamie & Joey

Published: Jun 12th, 2012

Congratulations to Jamie for being a winner of the Name That Foal contest from this year’s UF College of Veterinary Medicine Open House!

Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratories

Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratories

Published: Apr 4th, 2012

The UF Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratories provide large and small animal veterinarians with accurate and timely laboratory results and phone consultations by board-certified veterinary pathologists. We offer local courier pickup for […]

Other Species

Other Species

Published: Jan 9th, 2012

The wide range of services and veterinarians allow the UF Large Animal Hospital to offer superior care to all large animals; not just horses. The UF veterinarians treat goats, alpacas, […]

Breeding the Problem Mare

Breeding the Problem Mare

Published: Nov 30th, 2011

2Breeding Management Packages at UF Large Animal Hospital Contact our reproduction specialists to discuss if a breeding management package is right for your mare. We offer several discounted package options […]

Digital Ultrasonography

Published: Nov 22nd, 2011

  What is digital ultrasonography for horses? The UF Equine Lameness & Imaging service uses ultrasonography in order to view problems associated with poor performance or lame horses. Ultrasonography is […]