Foal speed ahead…What to know about your newborn (Cornell Equine Seminar Series)

WHAT: Barbara Delvescovo, DVM, MRCVS, DACVIM, Clinical Fellow in Large Animal Medicine, will teach attendees how to anticipate and identify potential problems in newborn horses. The event is free and open to the public. WHEN: Tuesday, December 14, 2021, 6 – 7 p.m. EST WHERE: Via Zoom, registration required https://cornell.zoom.us/webinar/register/8816388155724/WN_2pSsYPpORHKpAWJ-A8550g …

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Old Bits: Leg Problems in Foals

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With foaling season well underway, it is an excellent time to review musculoskeletal problems commonly encountered. Early detection will help foals reach their maximum athletic potential. Incomplete Ossification of Cuboiclal Bones (IOCB) Cuboidal bones are the small bones found in the knee (carpus) and hock (tarsus). In the fetus, these …

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