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Every equine vet recognizes classic signs of digestive tract disorders. But research shows that the majority of performance horses are susceptible, while your ability to identify and address these issues is limited, at best.
That means there are horses in your care with clinical conditions going undiagnosed and untreated right now, today. And that means you and your practice are at risk.
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White Paper: Truth or Consequences
How equine GI health may be putting your practice at risk...and what to do about it.
Digestive problems in horses are more widespread than you may realize, thanks to the rigors of breeding, training and competition compounded by modern husbandry practices. It’s a real possibility you may be missing clinically significant GI pathologies in your patients–especially in the hindgut.
Get an in-depth look at the evidence showing digestive health is a significant issue for horses and for veterinarians. Then, discover new opportunities to provide better care for horses that address the entire GI tract and emphasize prevention.
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Equine Digestive Health and the Veterinary Practice
In this one-hour educational session with Dr. Emma Hardy you’ll learn about:
The importance of the equine gut to horses, to owners, and to equine veterinary practices.
Limitations in current diagnostic and treatment approaches.
Potential solutions for improved diagnostics and care.
Up-and-coming British showjumper Jamie Gornall owns and runs a successful training and breeding yard, Gornall Equestrian. He and his team are dedicated to giving their horses the best possible care and management. This includes working […]
Summary The patient in this case presented initially for evaluation of a lameness, and in turn was tentatively diagnosed with a hindgut ulcerative condition. The owners were unaware of the patient’s concurrent condition, but when […]
Since 2013, Professor Derek Knottenbelt and a team of researchers at the University of Glasgow, Scotland, have been studying gastrointestinal diseases in horses. While much research exists for understanding gastric ulcers, until now very little […]
I am sad to report that Dr. Frank Pellegrini passed away on December 22, 2016. Franklin Louis Pellegrini, DVM was a remarkable equine veterinarian, a true genius without whom SUCCEED likely would not exist today. […]
By Dr. Emma Hardy. Specific nutrition, feeding and management regimens are required to meet the high demands placed on today’s performance horse. A diet high in energy-dense non-structural carbohydrate, but often lacking in sufficient fibre and […]
By Dr. Emma Hardy. Extensive research conducted by Freedom Health LLC, and independently at the University of Glasgow School of Veterinary Medicine, is shifting the spotlight in equine gastrointestinal (GI) disease towards the hindgut, and […]
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