Respiratory Disease and the Equine Athlete

Read or download these presentations from the 2017 AAEP Convention, brought to you by Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health.
Author:
Publish date:
BI AAEP Respiratory article 1 cropped

Many horse owners and equine practitioners ascribe lameness as one of the limiting factors in horse performance; however, they also know that respiratory disease takes a significant toll. An in-depth look at the effects of respiratory disease on the performance of equine athletes was presented at the AAEP 2017 Convention and is summarized here.

CLICK HERE TO READ OR DOWNLOAD THE FULL ARTICLE

(Editor’s note: This article and three others from the 2017 AAEP Convention are brought to you by Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health.)

Research presented in this article includes: Pulmonary Disease and its Impact on the Athletic Horse by Laurent Couëtil, DVM, PhD, of Purdue University’s College of Veterinary Medicine; Diagnostic Testing of the Equine Respiratory Tract by Renaud Lëguillette, DVM, MSc, PhD, DACVIM, DACVSMR.

CLICK HERE TO READ OR DOWNLOAD THE FULL ARTICLE