American Association of Equine Practitioners
American Association of Equine Practitioners

Ask the Vet

October 2016 - Laminitis (Equine)


By learning more about laminitis and its causes, signs and treatments, you may be able to minimize the risks of laminitis in your horse or control the long-term damage if it does occur. Pose your questions regarding this deadly disease to our October expert, Dr. Karen Blake.


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Archived Topics Date
Laminitis (Founder) October 2016
Colic September 2016
External Parasites August 2016
Internal Parasites July 2016
Equine Infectious Disease June 2016
Ophthalmology May 2016
Equine Reproduction - From the Stallion to the Foal April 2016
Equine Behavior March 2016
Joint Injections and Soft Tissue Injury Treatments February 2016
Joint Infections January 2016
Laminitis November 2015
Physical Therapy (Post Injury Reconditioning) October 2015
Behavior September 2015
Poor Performance August 2015
Foals July 2015
Compounding June 2015
Broodmare Practices for the Healthy and Subfertile Mare May 2015
Orthopedic Surgery and Lameness Issues April 2015
Dentistry March 2015
Preventative Care February 2015
General Equine Health in 2015 January 2015
General Equine Health November 2014
Gastric Ulcers October 2014
Alternative Therapies September 2014
Internal and External Equine Parasites August 2014
Vaccinology July 2014
Upper Airway Examination and Ultrasound June 2014
Laminitis and Other Orthopedic Diseases May 2014
Nutrition for the Horse April 2014
Vitamin E & Muscle Disorders November 2012
Orthopedic Surgery (Before & After) October 2012
What to Expect When Your Vet Arrives & Preparations that Should be Made Beforehand May 2012