A Bone to Pick with Equine Laminitis, or How Sophie Shore Spends Her Summers

This is Sophie. Sophie is pretty amazing. She is only seventeen, but she is passionate about horses and horse racing. Sophie is spending part of her summer holiday at the University of Pennsylvania’s New Bolton Center doing equine laminitis research with Dr. Jim Orsini and Dr. Hannah Galantino-Homer. And if that were not impressive enough,…

Potomac Horse Fever: Not Just on the East Coast

An email came in a couple of days ago from a woman who wanted to talk with me about a blog post. A couple of years ago, Bridger Vet published a list of recommended equine vaccinations, and that list included the Potomac Horse Fever (PHF) vaccine as an optional, risk-based suggestion. She was curious as…