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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 ..

Lameness in Yearlings: Part 1

Equine Podiatry and Lameness Centre - Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Lameness in Yearlings: Part 1

Further to last month's 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 ge ..

Repository Radiographs

Equine Podiatry and Lameness Centre - Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Repository Radiographs

Buying yearlings is exciting; it is the beginning of an adventure. As with any adventure it is important to be prepared and to have accurate information before you put your hand up. This p ..

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 ..

Pre-Sale Scoping

Equine Podiatry and Lameness Centre - Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Pre-Sale Scoping

On most stud farms, the running of the Melbourne Cup usually signals the beginning of the end of the stud season. It also signals the beginning of the yearling sale preparation season. As the firs ..