Jun 21, 2017 / Industry
BOVA UK, the first veterinary sterile specials facility of its kind in the UK, has appointed two Sales Managers.Read more
Jun 16, 2017 / Industry
A US veterinary technician, Jason Peters, has developed a new, state-of-the-art CT table for large animal patients, to allow veterinarians to overcome difficulties scanning equines. ...Read more
Jun 08, 2017 / Industry
The British Equine Veterinary Association (BEVA) has issued a heartfelt thank you to Veterinary and Veterinary Nurse members who have volunteered their time and expertise over the past 12 months, in support of the BEVA Trust’s new focus. BEVA also wishes to thank its Co...Read more
May 30, 2017 / Industry
A ‘test tube’ foal has been born in Belgium using two techniques - vitrification and ICSI. ...Read more
The Metropolitan Police Mounted Branch based in Hyde Park lined up to take part in the leading national survey on equine health.
For professional breeders, keeping newborn foals healthy may be the most significant aspect of reducing mortality and increasing the overall value of their breeding stock to reach the sales.
London, UK, May 11 2017 – Zoetis Inc. today announced that whether breeding a Thoroughbred for a career on the track or a crossbreed leisure horse for a life as…
The Pony Club has pledged its support to help Blue Cross find suitable homes for a group of unowned semi-feral ponies rescued from Bodmin Moor.
London, UK, May 10th 2017 – Zoetis Inc. today announced today that it is making it easier for equine vets to stay up to speed with their continuing professional development…
Dr Rosie Naylor BVetMed, MVetMed, DipACVIM MRCVS, RCVS Specialist in Equine Internal Medicine, has been appointed by Virbac UK and Ireland to the role of Equine Technical Manager.
In the run up to the annual National Equine Health Survey 22-29 May 2017, national pet charity Blue Cross is highlighting horse health care with some essential first aid tips…
Myths and negative attitudes about strangles could be preventing horse owners from taking action to prevent the disease, a new survey suggests.
Tickets are now on sale for the UK’s only conference organised by horse vets for horse vets.
Professional event rider and former elite groom India Thomson has joined the SPILLERS® Team as Care-Line Nutritionist.
Researchers are developing an ethogram to help trainers recognise pain in horses sooner.
Westgate Labs is delighted to announce a new association with international Event rider Sarah Bullimore.
Equine herpesvirus remains infectious for three weeks says study.
Chanelle Vet UK were delighted to be involved in the 2017 Annual Racing Welfare Charity Golf Day set within the stunning and historical Duke of Bedford’s Woburn Estate.
Carrie Newman is the latest addition to the SPILLERS® National Sales Team.
A new website has launched to provide equine vets and horse owners with access to the latest research and resources on common equine emergency conditions.
An abandoned, emaciated cob with a painfully infected face abscess caused by rotten teeth has been rescued from a field of mud and is now being nursed back to health…
They say the move will enable them to share expertise, but that it is not a precursor to a merger.
Jim Green, pioneer of equine emergency rescue methodology and training was announced as the winner of the Sir Colin Spedding Award at this year’s National Equine Forum (NEF), Thursday 2nd…
Giving just five minutes of your time to participate in the National Equine Health Survey (NEHS) will help make a lifetime of difference to horses.
The RSPCA has revealed concern about the increasing number of horses who have been neglected and ‘dumped to die’ in Kent this winter.
RSPCA officers were called to investigate claims a horse had been tied to the back of a trailer by it’s legs - only to find she was made of plastic!
SPILLERS® has appointed Amy Rogers as Regional Sales Manager for the South West.
The Royal Veterinary College (RVC) is now offering testing for Atypical Myopathy with the aim of developing improved treatments and management of the disorder.
Only a handful of tickets remain available for this year’s National Equine Forum given an unprecedented rush of early bookings.
Strangles cases have been confirmed at two equine rehabilitation centres in Devon.
The recent spate of tragic incidences of young, neglected horses being dumped dead or near to death this winter has prompted Zoetis to warn of the risks of larval cyathostominosis.
The British Equine Veterinary Association (BEVA) are advising horse owners to keep their insurance details close to hand in case their animal requires emergency veterinary treatment.
BEVA is hoping to keep equine vets safer with new guidelines to help them assess and manage equine risks.
Researchers at Austin Davis Biologics have developed a saliva test to diagnose tapeworm burden in horses.
A horse that had become tangled in wire in Wirral was rescued by the RSPCA.
Bell Equine is one of the leading equine hospitals nationally and internationally, and was the first practice worldwide to install a standing MRI unit for horses.
A man from Somerset who was charged with animal cruelty after three horses were found having allegedly neglected and malnourished by the RSPCA has appeared in court.
Many Clouds died from bleeding on the lung explains a post morteum examination.
Blue Cross is helping to safeguard the welfare of neglected ponies on Bodmin Moor by supporting a practical initiative led by the Bodmin Moor Commons Council and Redwings Horse Sanctuary…
The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) has announced the appointment of David Sykes to the newly created role of Director of Equine Health and Welfare.
Jun 01, 2017 / Products & Services
SPILLERS® is celebrating the benefits of Balancers with a special consumer promotion on its strong range of six products in this category.Read more
May 22, 2017 / Products & Services
CelticSMR is pleased to provide the MLS Class IV laser therapy system from ASA.Read more
May 16, 2017 / Products & Services
Literature describes up to 1 in 5 new born foals as showing a complete or partial lack of colostrum mediated passive immunity frequently leading to infections and septicaemias and contributing to around 50% of recorded first week of life losses. ...Read more
May 15, 2017 / Products & Services
Quantum Vet Diagnostics, a division of Woodley Equipment Company, was specifically created to specialise in wet chemistry solutions, which are particularly suited to Equine Practices. ...Read more
May 12, 2017 / Products & Services
The combination of alfalfa and unmolassed sugar beet pulp in Dengie Alfa-Beet provides 'slow release' energy in the form of highly digestible fibre, it’s also ideal for helping to keep the competition horse hydrated. ...Read more
Kensington are a family-owned, well-established U.S. market leader in horse clothing and available exclusively in the UK from Shadow Horse.
SPILLERS®, through its work with the WALTHAM® International Laminitis and Obesity Research Consortium, is working hard at the cutting edge of laminitis research, to help reduce the occurrence of this…
Leading competition venue Keysoe Equestrian Centre and Martin Collins Enterprises are delighted to announce their partnership for the forthcoming competition seasons. Martin Collins Enterprises are now the official surface supplier…
Maintaining the health of the equine digestive system can be a challenge for veterinary professionals and their clients, particularly given the stress of modern care, feeding and performance.
Nettex is launching its new, vet approved V.I.P.® supplement range in Spring 2017.
The SPILLERS® Care-Line is invariably at its hottest during the winter months. Clare Barfoot RNutr, the Research and Development Manager at SPILLERS®, reveals some of the most frequently asked questions…
Blue Chip Dynamic is Blue Chip Feed’s bestselling pelleted joint and bone supplement, which has been specifically formulated to facilitate optimal bone development and support the maintenance of the joints…
When Eventer, Abi Dean, re-homed an Irish sports Horse, named Nemo she couldn’t have imagined the journey to recovery that this brave horse would endure.
New Daily Fibre from SPILLERS® is a simple blend of the softest chopped fibres to help extend equine eating time, with maximum fibre goodness. It joins SPILLERS®’ comprehensive stable of…
Eickemeyer Veterinary Equipment has launched the Equinosis Q™ with Lameness Locator® software, in UK. This is a body mounted inertial sensor system that is used to objectively detect and evaluate…
Written by Emma Hardy, PhD Professor Derek Knottenbelt and his team at Glasgow Veterinary School are working hard to broaden our understanding of gastrointestinal health problems, particularly when originating from modern…
Chanelle have launched Chanazone® Apple Flavoured Granules, a generic Phenylbutazone powder for use in equine veterinary practices across the UK and Europe.
Lintbells, maker of the popular joint supplement YUMOVE Horse Active Joint, has launched an innovative, natural patch to ease joint stiffness and support mobility in horses. YUMOVE Horse Active Joint…
Equimins is delighted to welcome the 100ml trial size Extra Strength Fly Repellent to its extensive Fly & Midge collection.
Activo-Med state of the art therapy systems apply pulsed electromagnetic field (PEMF) and massage therapy to different areas of the horse’s body.
Wool has so many benefits when incorporated into a saddlepad or numnah, but some people can be a little concerned about its care. That’s the reason that British saddlepad and…
British saddlepad, numnah and accessories manufacturer, NuuMed, has added a new colour, champagne, to a number of its popular lines.
This winter’s persistently wet weather is proving to be a challenge for even the most hardened of horse owners. With fields under water or poached to oblivion it’s a challenge…
Tuffa Footwear is delighted to welcome the new Tuffa Boot Bag to its range – the first luggage item available from the company.
Tuffa’s Showtime Boots have won fans from all different equestrian sports with the most recent group to embrace the boots’ elegant design and traditional style being those who hunt.
Horse owners now have two new online tools at their fingertips to help them keep track of their horses’ body condition. Hot on the heels of the recent development by…
Hiho Silver has expanded its range of popular friendship bracelets to include the new Exclusive Sterling Silver Snaffle Friendship Bracelet – the perfect gift for a pal and ideal for…
Zoetis today announces the introduction of Equimidine solution in a 50% larger plastic bottle. The new 15ml multi-dose presentation, now in plastic rather than glass, offers greater safety, as well…
Vet Essentials, Horse & Country TV’s popular horse health documentary series will be taking an in-depth look at worming in a new programme starting on Friday 4th September. We are…
Following the success of Horse & Country TV’s ‘Vet Essentials’ veterinary advice series, the station has announced that it will premiere a new episode on ‘Care of the Competition Horse’.
Kate Negus Saddlery is delighted to welcome the new Patent Padded Drop Noseband to its collection – a product that can be bought as a piece on its own or…
Valegro the world’s number one dressage horse that holds Olympic, European and World Cup titles has launched his own gold medal range of merchandise.
The most effective methods for controlling worms in horses continue to evolve as science brings us new research. The worming experts at Zoetis are keen to keep horse owners as…
A high fibre diet may help to keep your horse hydrated, for optimum performance in warmer weather, suggest the nutrition experts at WINERGY. Research indicates that horses fed a high…
Equimins is delighted to welcome a new product to its Digestion range – a concentrated paste containing complex probiotics cultures, called Probiotic Traveller.
As part of Boehringer Ingelheim’s hugely popular disease awareness initiative ‘Talk About Laminitis’ (TAL), the company has introduced a new interactive online aftercare service for owners of horses with PPID.
Hippocrates once stated that “Healing is a matter of time”. Generally wounds will heal given time and as veterinarians we hope that our intervention aids wound healing. This article details…
Hyonate® (sodium hyaluronate), an established treatment of lameness in horses due to non-infectious inflammation of joints, joins Equioxx®, the first COX-2 specific NSAID for horses, in the Merial stable, providing…
Vet practices can now offer a complete service for effective worm control that’s designed to be used and accessed by clients directly through the practice website.
Vets prescribing the gastric ulcer treatment GastroGard® (omeprazole) now have a performance pack available for large yards, the new 14 tube pack as well as a single tube dispensing pack…
The anti-inflammatory treatment for lameness in horses, Hyonate® (sodium hyaluronate), has been purchased by Merial Animal Health, the company has announced.