2022-05-16
27:08 min
Content presented by Vicky Chalmers, Equine saddle fitter
Back soreness, poor performance, behaviour issues, and subtle lameness… How can you tell if a horse’s saddle fits correctly? From evaluating the integrity of the saddle to discussing girths and pads, English saddle fitter Vicky Chalmers takes us through the points of saddle fitting to help you get to know the basics and allow you to guide the rider while they wait for an appointment with a professional saddle fitter.
2022-04-18
20:41 min
Watch the second part of Dr. Jennifer Jobin’s interview with Dr. Caitlin Daly about the recent presentation she gave at the 2021 American Association of Equine Practitioners Convention entitled Finding success and satisfaction in solo practice. She shares her tips on how to develop one’s business sense, connect with other entrepreneurs, and collaborate with veterinary colleagues for additional support to provide the best service possible to clients.
2022-03-17
09:31 min
Watch this short video, as Dr. Jennifer Jobin interviews Dr. Gustavo Zanotto about the recent presentation he gave at the 2021 American Association of Equine Practitioners Convention entitled Current joint therapy in equine health: Changes in the last 10 years. He discusses the most significant differences in equine joint therapy noted between 2009 and 2019 and looks into other topics he addressed in his study.
2022-03-17
07:44 min
Watch this short video, as Dr. Jennifer Jobin interviews Dr. Caitlin Daly about the recent presentation she gave at the 2021 American Association of Equine Practitioners Convention entitled Finding success and satisfaction in solo practice. She discusses how to create the type of practice you want from the start and to set boundaries surrounding schedules, payments, and personal priorities.
2022-03-02
58:15 min
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Content presented by Mouhamadou Diaw, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACT
Hormonal therapy plays a primordial role in equine reproduction. In the mare, hormones are used to prevent and treat some reproductive disorders. They are also used for disorders related to hormonal imbalances and to optimize breeding management (i.e., induction of estrus, ovulation, short cycle, etc.). During this webcast, Dr. Mouhamadou Diaw will address the use and the indications of the hormones available for veterinarians involved in equine reproduction.
2022-02-21
12:32 min
Watch this short video, as Dr. Jennifer Jobin hosts this enlightening conversation with Dr. Lynn M. Pezzanite about the recent presentation she gave at the 2021 American Association of Equine Practitioners Convention entitled Comparison of equine synovial sepsis rate following intrasynovial injection in ambulatory versus hospital settings. During this discussion, they look into some previous studies related to this subject in addition to reviewing Dr. Pezzanite’s recent findings.
2022-02-18
42:31 min
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Content presented by Mouhamadou Diaw, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACT
Most mares are seasonally polyoestrous. But whatever the mode of reproduction, different steps must be considered to expect a broodmare to become pregnant quickly and to deliver a healthy foal. During this webcast, Dr. Mouhamadou Diaw discusses the steps to take into account to prepare mares for the breeding season.
2022-01-24
06:29 min
Watch this short video, as Dr. Jennifer Jobin interviews Dr. Mathieu Spriet about two recent presentations given at the 2021 American Association of Equine Practitioners Convention entitled Comparison of Bone Scintigraphy and Standing 18F-NaF Positron Emission Tomography for Imaging of the Fetlock in Thoroughbred Racehorses and Longitudinal Monitoring of Fetlock Injuries in Thoroughbred Racehorses Using Standing 18F-NaF PET. Using an example, they look into how sodium chloride PET scans work...
2021-12-15
59:37 min
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Content presented by Jean-Yin Tan, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM (LAIM), Cert. Prof. Mgt.
The most common cause of poor performance in exercising horses is exertional rhabdomyolysis. While part I presented the diagnostic approach to muscle disorders, acute and recurrent exertional rhabdomyolysis, this session will build on those concepts by discussing another form of chronic exertional rhabdomyolysis called PSSM and other common or emerging muscular disorders in Canada.