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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 […]

Success Stories

Published: Oct 31st, 2012

The UF Large Animal Hospital features success stories every month, highlighting the veterinary processes for diagnosing and treating equine or other large animal diseases or medical issues. Stories are posted […]

EPM

EPM

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 […]

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.

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 […]

Digital or Computed Radiography

Published: Nov 22nd, 2011

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Nuclear Scintigraphy (Bone Scan)

Nuclear Scintigraphy (Bone Scan)

Published: Nov 22nd, 2011

What is nuclear scintigraphy? The UF Equine Lameness & Imaging service is equipped with a nuclear scintigraphy unit. Nuclear scintigraphy, or bone scan, is a diagnostic tool used to localize […]

Spiral Computed Tomography (CAT Scan)

Spiral Computed Tomography (CAT Scan)

Published: Nov 22nd, 2011

What is computed tomography for horses? The UF Equine Lameness & Imaging service is equipped with a Toshiba Computed Tomography (CT) scanner with a specially designed table for use in […]