Posts Tagged "veterinarian"


Horse Shoes for the Snow

When I moved “up north” from Florida I was totally clueless about how to manage my horses in the snow. I had a million questions, one of which was “What do I do about shoeing in the winter months?” I…

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Barn Fire Prevention

I am not sure about you, but I have several irrational fears about the safety of my horses. One of my all time scariest nightmares is to have a barn fire…. This week, Dr. Rebecca Gimenez has written a very…

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dvm, veterinarian, equine, sports, medicine, lameness

4-H Equine to Equine Surgery Resident: Meet Molly Bellefeuille, DVM, MS

Dr. Molly Bellefeuille’s desire to focus on equine started at an early age with 4-H equine programs.  She also enjoyed showing performance quarter horses during her youth which bolstered her interests in horses even more.  Those experiences encouraged her to pursue her goal of…

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Understanding Equine Tendonitis

Tendonitis (a.k.a. “bowed tendon”) By definition, tendonitis is simply inflammation of a tendon. This is a very common injury in both sport horses and race horses. It can be acute or chronic. The horse usually shows some degree of lameness…

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Reese Hand DVM Equine Surgery Sports Medicine DACVS Novobrace

Meet Equine Sports Medicine and Lameness Specialist: Reese Hand, DVM, DACVS

 “Optimizing patient outcomes are always the goal.” according to Dr. Hand. Board certified by the American College of Veterinary Surgeons, Dr. Hand is currently an owning partner with Equine Sports Medicine & Surgery in Weatherford, Texas.  A well-respected equine surgeon, Dr….

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off the track Thoroughbred Horse (OTTB) equine veterinarian

Meet Novobrace Field Service Veterinarian Dr. Maggie Nolin.

I am an equine veterinarian who spent the last year working in a small practice just outside of Charlottesville, VA. Recently, I moved to KY and began working for Equinext LLC a Lexington start-up company with an amazing product called Novobrace, which helps…

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