Equine podiatry

No foot, no horse.

Pathology in the distal limb is one of the most common etiologies of lameness and poor performance in horses. Problems in the distal limb or foot account for greater than 50% of forelimb lameness cases.

 

 

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Large Animal Surgery - Supplemental Notes by Erin Malone, DVM, PhD; Elaine Norton, DVM PhD; Erica Dobbs, DVM; and Ashley Ezzo, DVM is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License, except where otherwise noted.