Have you ever wondered what the difference was between horse drugs in the feed store to what your vet is prescribing? Today’s podcast takes an in-depth look into the world of horse drugs. Heather is joined by Tricia Dowling DVM from the Western College of Veterinary medicine in Saskatoon Canada. Here they discuss everything fromContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 180: Horse Drugs – Caffeine to Cocaine”
We hit the jackpot endurance riders! Not only is our guest today an Endurance rider she is also a vet, who is giving us the inside scoop on what the vets are looking for during the rest stops. The Endurance riding vet goes into detail about what they’re looking at for heart rates, respiration rates,Continue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 168: The Endurance Riding Vet”
Another episode with Brazilian Horse Vet Adriana. Today we talk about the recent Equine Herpers Virus outbreak in Europe. While EHV outbreaks happen every year in different places, this one has been termed the most aggressive outbreaks in decades. Adriana explains all we need to know about the virus, how to treat it and howContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 115: Ask Your Vet – Equine Herpes Virus Outbreak”
Another episode with Brazilian Horse Vet Adriana. Today she talks about the nightmare of every horse owner: Colic. While the term just denotes the symptom of stomach ache in horses and can have different causes, it should never be taken lightly as it can quickly lead to the need of complicated surgery. So today weContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 78: Ask Your Vet – Colic in Horses”
Another episode with Adriana and Ute. Today they talk about the recent birth of a cloned Przewalski horse and how cloning of horses is done. Adriana who has done a lot of reproductive medicine in horses tells us the different steps involved, how difficult and expensive it is and we discuss the question whether itContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 53: Ask Your Vet – Cloning Horses”
Another episode with Adriana and Ute, talking about what every rider should know about horses and swapping a few facts about what horses need and what they can do or cannot do.
Today, Ute is talking to Adriana, a Horse Vet from Brazil who will be on the show regularly answering all Vet related questions and giving tips on the health and well-being of horses. In this intro episode she tells a little bit about her life as a horse vet in Brazil, her studies in Germany, herContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 37: Ask your Vet”