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Keeping Up from the AAEP Convention: Hay Soaking

by Nancy S. Loving DVM

One common strategy to manage weight control in obese horses and those with a propensity to become obese is to soak the hay before feeding. This is reported to help leach away fructans and water-soluble carbohydrates. One study... Read More

Keeping Up from the AAEP Convention: Acetominophen for Analgesia

by Nancy S. Loving DVM

Editor's note: Each year, the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) Convention brings forward cutting-edge scientific topics. This venue provides excellent continuing education for... Read More

NAHMS Survey Report on the Equine Industry Summary

by Nancy S. Loving DVM

Do you ever wonder what the distribution of horse breeds, age, and use is currently in the USA as well as the likelihood of owners providing preventive health procedures? The latest (2015) National... Read More

Vision & Mission Statements for Equine Practices

by Mike Pownall, DVM, MBA

Crafting mission and vision statements for your equine veterinary practice will help you, your employees and your clients understand the core values of your business. Read More

The Perfect Outdoor Exam Area

by Tony L. Cochrane, AIA

Veterinarians need to consider safety and utility in their outdoor exam areas. Read More

Veterinary Jobs in Industry

by Nancy S. Loving DVM

Equine practitioners who are looking for alternatives to private or group practice might find their answers in the business world. Read More

Can You Afford (Not to Do) Welfare and Charity Work

by Nancy S. Loving DVM

Colleagues discuss the pros and cons of equid welfare work. Read More

EquiManagement Magazine March/April 2017 Edition

by Kimberly S. Brown

EquiManagement magazine is designed to provide business solutions to equine veterinary practitioners, vet techs and assistants, and those who work in an equine veterinary practices. This information... Read More

Newsletter Links For AHP 2016 Awards

by Kimberly S. Brown

Following are the links for the February and July 2016 EquiManagement.com monthly newsletters for submission to the AHP Awards. Read More

Can You Afford to Add an Equine Veterinary Associate?

by Amy Grice, VMD, MBA

There are both personal and financial reasons to hire an associate for your equine veterinary practice. Read More

When to Add Equine Veterinary Equipment or Services

by Amy Grice, VMD, MBA

Make sure that you understand the financial repercussions of your investment decision before you invest in new equipment or services. Read More

Opportunities Beyond Clinical Equine Veterinary Practice

by Amy Grice, VMD, MBA

The following article about job possibilities outside the norm of veterinary practice is from presentations at the 2016 AAEP Convention. Read More

Veterinarians Should Develop Industry Partnerships with Value

by Mike Pownall, DVM, MBA

Veterinarians should view relationships with industry partners in the same way that our clients view our veterinary services, with a focus on excellence in our services and value... Read More

IDEXX 2016 AAEP Convention Sunrise Session on Infectious Disease

by Kimberly S. Brown

Diarrhea is the second-most-common disease in foals. Diarrhea causes 25% of disease in foals less than seven days of age and 40% of disease in foals 8-31 days of age. Of foals that die in that age range, 3% are due to diarrhea. Read More

Who Will Buy Your Equine Veterinary Practice?

by Amy Grice, VMD, MBA

A survey shows that equine veterinary associates and practice owners have different perceptions about practice ownership. Read More

News List

Keeping Up from the 2016 AAEP Convention: Effect of Dose and Diet on Omeprazole
A topic from the 2016 AAEP Convention focused on the effects of diet and dose on the duration and potency of acid suppression from administration of omeprazole used for treatment and prevention of gastric ulcer syndrome... Read More
Multiple Reports of Strangles and EHV-4 in Nevada
The Nevada Department of Agriculture (NDA) began receiving accounts of horses exposed to equine herpesvirus type-4 (EHV-4) and Streptococcus equi... Read More
Equine Herpes Virus Confirmed in Texas Horse
The Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) confirmed equine herpes myeloencephalopathy (EHM), the neurologic disease linked to equine herpesvirus type 1, in a Denton County barrel racing horse on... Read More
USEF Agrees to Grant Farmer/Glefke Rehearing Request
The United States Equestrian Federation Hearing Committee has granted a request for a rehearing in the case against Kelley Farmer and Larry Glefke for the presence of GABA in the horse... Read More

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