The horses will examined, fed and watered when the last staff member leaves the clinic at approximately 17:30pm. Unless arranged between the on duty veterinarian and the owner, the horse will not be checked until 8:30 the following morning.
Although we will endeavour to minimise any risks of illness or injury during the period without supervision, the Equine Veterinary Centre will not hold responsibility during this period.
This arrangement will be made clear at the time of admission to the horse owner, and the owner to deem this arrangement suitable before leaving the horse at the clinic.
Pasture Management of Acer seedlings in the prevention of atypical myopathy (sycamore poisoning) from hypoglycin A (HGA) toxin in horses
Constant standing around in mud can compromise the health of your horse’s feet. Ensure feet are picked out daily. It may be necessary to bring some horses in each day to allow feet to dry out. Overreach boots may become a necessity to prevent loss of shoes in sticky...
A very useful warning from our friends The British Horse Society