Tag: osteoarthritis

20 Feb 2020

Inflamed Joints in Sport Horses

FEI-certified veterinarian, Duncan Peters, DVM, MS, heads the Sport Horse Program at Hagyard Equine Medical Center in Lexington, Kentucky. Here he explains the role joint inflammation plays in your horse’s injury, how it’s treated and how it may affect your horse’s career: “Acute synovitis is inflammation that appears suddenly in a joint, often the ankle, […]

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13 Sep 2019

Pain Management in Horses

Rossdales Veterinary Surgeons have been in practice for 60 years and they share some thoughts on pain management in horses: “Pain can have a negative impact on behaviour and performance. Freedom from pain is an essential part of horse welfare and pain management plays an important role in recovery from injury or illness. If we […]

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