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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.

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.