Winter health check 2013/2014
FIT FOR 2014? GIVE YOUR HORSE A PRESENT THIS CHRISTMAS
Milbourn Equine can offer a Winter Health Check for your horse.
Laminitic patients, make sure you book in for ACTH tests this week. Thousands of horses have already benefited from free ACTH tests this autumn to determine if PPID is underlying their laminitis. However, the free ACTH vouchers are only available until 30th November.
Keeping up to date with vaccinations is essential for preventing potentially lethal diseases in your horse. Vaccinations work by stimulating the immune response to increase antibodies against specific diseases in order to create protective immunity.
Euthanasia is a difficult subject to consider, but our aim is to provide a humane and painless death for your horse. Having any animal put down is a distressing experience, so it is a good idea to plan ahead in order to avoid rushed decisions under difficult circumstances.
Now in its 15th year, the Petplan Veterinary Awards are often referred to as the ‘Oscars’ of the veterinary industry.