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18 10, 2016

Does my horse need an adjustment?

By |October 18th, 2016|Blog, Chiropractic|0 Comments|

Does your horse need a chiropractic adjustment? Lean how to monitor your horse’s musculoskeletal health both under saddle and from the ground.
30 09, 2016

Laminitis: Is it a Death Sentence?

By |September 30th, 2016|Blog, Lameness, Laminitis|0 Comments|

Laminitis. Founder. Words no horse owner wants to hear. But is it a death sentence for your horse? Or can they come back from it? Find out more in this month's blog post.
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    Equine Chiropractic Series Part 1: What is Equine Chiropractic?

19 08, 2016

Equine Chiropractic Series Part 1: What is Equine Chiropractic?

By |August 19th, 2016|Blog, Chiropractic, Lameness, Preventative care, Senior Care|0 Comments|

With MVS now offering chiropractic services, you may be wondering what's involved and how it can help your horse. Read on for an introduction to the basics of equine chiropractic care.
7 06, 2016

Welcome Dr. Allison Hartman!

By |June 7th, 2016|Blog, Chiropractic|0 Comments|

Learn more the newest addition to the MVS team - Dr. Allison Hartman!
22 01, 2016

Colic Series Part 3: Prevention

By |January 22nd, 2016|Ask A Vet, Blog, Colic, Equine Husbandry, Preventative care|0 Comments|

This is Part 3, and the conclusion of our Colic Series. If you missed Part 1, you can read it here for a basic overview of equine GI anatomy, the difference between medical and surgical colic, and some colic causes.

 For what to expect financially from a colic episode, how to plan, and some […]

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    Colic Series Part 2: Planning, Costs, and Common Colics in Colorado

28 12, 2015

Colic Series Part 2: Planning, Costs, and Common Colics in Colorado

By |December 28th, 2015|Ask A Vet, Blog, Colic|0 Comments|

This is Part 2 of our Colic Series. If you missed Part 1, you can read it here for a basic overview of equine GI anatomy, the difference between medical and surgical colic, and some colic causes.

 

Today, we’ll be talking about planning for colic, costs of colic treatment, and some of the more […]

28 11, 2015

Colic Series Part 1: The Basics

By |November 28th, 2015|Ask A Vet, Blog, Colic, First aid|0 Comments|

Every horse owner will deal with colic eventually, whether a minor gas colic, or a major surgical case. Are you prepared? Learn more about this dreaded equine malady in our first installment of our colic series.
11 11, 2015

What Happens When it’s Time to Say Goodbye?

By |November 11th, 2015|Ask A Vet, Blog, Euthanasia|0 Comments|

Saying goodbye to our beloved equine companions and partners is a very difficult thing to contemplate, but knowing what to expect, and what decisions will need to be made, can make the process easier for us, and for our horses.
23 09, 2015

Choke – What is it?

By |September 23rd, 2015|Ask A Vet, Blog, Choke, Senior Care|0 Comments|

Choke in humans is often an obstruction of the trachea leading to a restriction in the air passage into the lungs. In horses, “choke” is an esophageal obstruction that's a serious condition but most of the time not an immediately life threatening one. That said, there are complications that can arise secondary to the choke, which can become life threatening.
24 07, 2015

Wound Care – When Should you Call Your Veterinarian?

By |July 24th, 2015|Blog, First aid, Infections, Lameness|0 Comments|

With horses it's not a question of if they will injure themselves, but a question of when. Do you know the proper first aid to give your horse, whether the wound warrants veterinary care or not? (hint: it doesn't involve a hose). Read this months' blog post for more.