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Osteochondrosis (OCD) and Cystic lesions

Equine Podiatry and Lameness Centre - Thursday, November 16, 2017
Osteochondrosis (OCD) and Cystic lesions

Further to our article on repository radiographs, we will discuss the common causes of lameness seen in yearlings and 2 years old over the next few months. The causes of lameness can be generally  ..

Lameness in Yearlings: Part 3

Equine Podiatry and Lameness Centre - Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Lameness in Yearlings: Part 3

Sesamoiditis – What does it mean? Following on from the last two months articles on lameness in yearlings this article will focus on the complex condition called Sesamoiditis. A sesamoid is a  ..

Lameness in Yearlings: Part 2

Equine Podiatry and Lameness Centre - Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Lameness in Yearlings: Part 2

Following on from last month's article on lameness in yearlings associated with development conditions including OCD and cystic lesions, this article will focus on lameness associated with degener ..

Laminitis in the Pregnant Mare

Equine Podiatry and Lameness Centre - Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Laminitis in the Pregnant Mare

Laminitis can affect all horses and can vary from mild lameness to cases so severe that euthanasia on humane grounds is required. Laminitis is inflammation of the lamellae contained in the hoo ..