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Choke In Horses

How To Treat Choke In Horses Choke in horses occurs when food matter becomes stuck within the oesophagus and does not pass through into the stomach. While not particularly common, it can be a very alarming condition to witness and deal with when it does occur. Thankfully, unlike humans who will actually stop [...]

Dental Caries In Horses – How To Prevent Holes In Teeth

Dental Caries In Horses - How To Prevent Holes In Teeth Dental caries in horses are not as uncommon as you may think. Horses do get cavities and they are just as prone to these as us humans. A hole in a tooth is called a carie and in this Hey Doc tutorial [...]

Hey Doc: Equine Dentistry With Equine Dental Vet Dr Olivia James

Equine Dentistry: How To Care For Your Horse's Teeth In this tutorial, Dr Leigh speaks with equine dental vet Dr Olivia James BVSc(hons) MANZCVSc (Eq dentistry) Diplomate ICEVO CMAVA of Australian Veterinary Equine Dentistry, all about equine dentistry. Horses differ from us and many other animals in that their teeth continually erupt. This means [...]

How A Vet Dentist Examines A Painful Horses Mouth

How A Vet Dentist Examines A Painful Horse's Mouth Many signs of equine dental problems are subtle and easily missed by owners and trainers. While regular horse mouth exams are recommended, there are times when the signs of mouth pain are not so subtle and you need your horse looked at sooner than [...]

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