Equine General Information
The equine side of the practice is very extensive, with clients
travelling to us from all over the UK. We travel to studs
(horse breeding farms) as far afield as Newark, Nottingham, Southwell,
Doncaster, Manchester, Bakewell, Wrexham, Cheshire, Shropshire,
Kidderminster, Hereford, Ashby de la Zouch, together with many local studs
nearer the Clinic. Please enquire as to whether we come into your area.
Mares and stallions may also be visited at one of our satellite
We deal with all types of horses from Shetlands to Shires, from pet ponies to
priceless competition animals.
We offer the following services:
Clinical Diagnosis of Disease, Injury and Lameness
Assisted by Radiography (X rays)
- Equine Flu and Tetanus
- Equine Flu only
- Herpes Virus
- Equine Viral Arteritis (for Stallions – Artervac)
and Laboratory Diagnosis
Pre- Purchase Examinations (Vetting)
Full 5 Stage or limited 2 Stage
Either full 5 stage as Pre-Purchase or Mortality only
From foals, youngstock, to mature stallions
Other surgical procedures Click here.
- Abdominal surgery including - Rig surgery, Colic surgery,
Hernia operations, Infected umbilicus removal
- Foal Periosteal Elevations,Transphyseal screws
- Arthroscopic surgery including cartilage chip and fracture removals.
- Laparoscopic surgery including ovariectomies and standing rig surgery, Application of PGE to oviducts
- Tumour and lump removals, sarcoids, etc.
A once in a lifetime, permanent identification of your
horse or pony. (For further details please click here)
We can either complete a passport application of your
choice, or we can use Pet ID forms.
Dental work Click here.
Routine dental rasping, wolf teeth removal , cheek teeth removal, diastema
widening, bracing parrot mouths in foals
We work in close conjunction with our farriers.
And of course any aspect of Equine Reproduction work, using a
team of reproduction experts second to none.
Artificial Insemination (A.I.) Fresh, Chilled or Frozen
(Our practice produced the first foal in the UK using semen frozen in the UK in 1993.)
Embryo Transfer Click here.
Walking In to any stallion in the country.
Semen collection, analysis and shipping from your stallion.