Scratches is a condition that bedevils many horse owners in the spring and fall. As we deal with moist weather and ground conditions and plenty of mud, check out your horse’s pasterns for painful sores.
We had an incredible weekend celebrating 10 years as Irongate Equine Clinic! Thank you to all of the friends, old and new, who showed up to celebrate with us. Below are some picture from the celebration - enjoy!
Merial has always had great rebates for their Gastrogard and Ulcergard, but now you can get more money back than ever, and easier than ever!
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We are very excited to cordially invite you to our 10th Anniversary Celebration!
Who: Everyone is invited to join us - friends, current clients, old clients, acquaintances, and friends we haven't met yet.
What: We'll have appetizers, cake, beer/wine and sodas for your enjoyment (while supplies last). We're celebrating ten years of caring for horses in and around Dane County.
Where: The Michigan Room in the Clarion Suites at the Alliant Energy Center. The Clarion is on the Alliant Energy Center Campus, attached to the Exhibition Hall via a connected, indoor walkway. Go to the end of the lobby of the Exhibition Hall, and you'll see the hallway which connects directly to the Clarion. You do NOT need to be attending the Midwest Horse Fair in order to join us! If you are not attending MHF, simply park at the Clarion and come inside.
When: We'll be gathering from 2:30pm - 6:30pm on Saturday, April 21st. We'll be there the entire time, and will close up right before the rodeo.
Laminitis can be defined as inflammation of the laminae that anchor the coffin bone within the hoof capsule.
Another term that may be encountered in discussions about laminitis is founder, which refers to the rotational and downward movement of the coffin bone within the hoof capsule. This sometimes occurs in severe cases of laminitis due to the breakdown of these crucial laminar attachments.
Vaccine reactions are rare, usually mild, and can vary based on a horse's reaction to a particular adjuvant, route, or sensitivity. Your horse may react with hives to an IM vaccine one year, and have no reaction to an intranasal vaccine of for the same infection. Learn more about managing your horse's vaccine reactions. . .