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Rebates on Equioxx Tablets and Gastrogard/ Ulcergard

on 09/21/2017 1:06 PM
Order now to receive a: $26 rebate for every 60 Equioxx Tablets (retail price$82.20) and  $5 per tube for Gastrogard and Ulcergard (retail price $29) For a limited time, the manufacturer of Equioxx tablets and Gastrogard/ Ulcergard paste is offering huge rebates for each purchase from limited providers.                &nbs...
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Buserelin Treatment Protocol - Leblanc Reproduction Center

on 03/08/2016 1:04 PM
The Leblanc Reproduction Center at Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital has developed the following protocol to use Buserelin to induce estrus in mares. Administer 0.5cc SQ twice a day (every 12 hours) until ovulation occurs. Once a 35mm or greater follicle develops.  Administer Hcg to induce ovulation. Follicular development should occur within 5 to 7 days of the first Buserelin injection....
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New Barrier Forming Wound Powder

on 02/22/2016 1:01 PM
Our pharmacists are excited to answer the call when a custom formulation is needed to better treat your animal! Dr. Woodrow Friend from Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital called with a common problem in horses; a wound near the hoof that wouldn't re-granulate in properly and, therefore, was staying open to environmental contaminates. Our pharmacists were ready for the task and developed a bar...
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Winter Management for Your Horse: Tips to Keep Your Horse Healthy

on 12/11/2014 1:00 PM
With the winter weather quickly approaching and temperatures dropping, the colder weather can bring additional challenges to the daily management of your horse. Modifications to your horse's care may be necessary to protect your horse from problems that arise. This article is aimed at offering some helpful hints, tips and suggestions on making sure your horse remains healthy during frigid t...
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Lawsonia - A Disease Affecting Your Weanlings

on 11/06/2014 12:57 PM
  by: Angela Infante DVM It's that time of year...WEANING! Whether you are just starting, in the process of doing so or just finishing up, the 2014 foals are well on there way to being on their own! During this time, we can come across a disease that can affect our post - weaned foals... Please see the attached information below which offers a brief synopsis of Lawsonia Int...
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Equine Vaccination Protocol

on 08/30/2013 12:55 PM
Please consult your veterinarian as the following equine vaccination protocol is a guideline provided by the AAEP.  The adult horse vaccination protocol that is linked below is meant only for horses greater than one year old and in good health. The foal and weanling vaccination guidelines are meant only for horses under the age of 12 months and in good health. The vaccination protocol...
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RRVP Official Veterinary Pharmacy of USHJA

on 02/05/2013 12:54 PM
Lexington, KY-USHJA is pleased to announce Rood & Riddle as the Official Equine Hospital and Veterinary Pharmacy of the USHJA. Rood & Riddle has been a longtime proponent of the USHJA and the sport horse industry. They have provided sponsorship to several programs including the International Hunter Derby Championship, the Rood & Riddle Thoroughbred Sport Horse Awards, which provi...
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Understanding Equine Cushing's Disease

on 01/15/2013 12:52 PM
Understanding Equine Cushing's Disease Bonnie S. Barr, VMD, Dipl. ACVIM Equine Cushing's disease is the most common disease of the hormonal (endocrine) system. A more appropriate term is Pituitary Pars Intermediate Dysfunction (PPID) because it reflects the location within the brain that is abnormal. The pituitary gland is made up of 3 lobes and is located at the base of the br...
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Liver Disease in the Horse

on 10/31/2012 12:52 PM
Liver Disease in the Horse Kelly Carlson, DVM, DACVIM     The liver is one of the largest organs in the equine body and is responsible for multiple functions.  The liver serves to metabolize nutrients  (such as carbohydrates, protein and lipids) from the gastrointestinal tract, then prepares them for use by other tissues.  The liver also st...
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Managing Equine Metabolic Syndrome: Medicine Meets Farriery

on 09/10/2012 12:50 PM
  By Vern Dryden, DVM, CJF Equine laminitis is by far the most destructive and debilitating disease of the horse. There are many forms and causes of equine laminitis and one of the more common is Equine Metabolic Syndrome (EMS). This is a relatively new term that describes a subset of high-risk horses. These horses are characterized by 1.) insulin resistance (IR), 2.) obesity and/...
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Yealing Sales Seminar Hosted by Rood & Riddle

on 08/30/2012 12:48 PM
Rood and Riddle held its inaugural Lexington "Veterinary Concerns at Yearling Sales" seminar on August 16, 2012. Over 300 people representing farms, veterinary practices and sales agencies from all over the country were in attendance.  Speakers included world-renowned Rood & Riddle veterinarians, Dr. Larry Bramlage, Dr. Deborah Spike-Pierce, Dr. Scott Pierce and Dr. Bart Barb...
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RRVP is a Proud Sponsor of Hats Off Day

on 08/04/2012 12:47 PM
Kentucky Horse Park, Lexington, Kentucky Hats Off Day is a special day to celebrate Kentucky's horse industry at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentuckians are invited to the Kentucky Horse Park for a FREE day of family fun and educational activities to learn about the state's amazing horse industry. Hats Off Day provides something for everyone - fantastic entertainme...
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Tricide-Treatment for Uterine Infections

on 07/11/2012 12:45 PM
Tricide -Treatment for Uterine Infections Michelle M LeBlanc DVM, Dip ACT Standard treatment for uterine infections is uterine irrigation and either intra-uterine or systemic antibiotics. However, not all infections respond to these therapies. Treatment failure may be due to continual contamination of the uterus because of anatomical abnormalities in the reproductive tract, degradation...
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Distal Limb Cryotherapy

on 06/18/2012 10:19 AM
The podiatry department would like to make the following recommendations for distal limb cryotherapy for the prevention of laminitis.  These recommendations are based on work done by Pollit and van Eps in Queensland Aus. and published in 2004, 2009 and 2011.  Recent, and as yet unpublished, work also shows that cyrotherapy performed in the early acute stage of laminitis may reduce th...
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RRVP Official Veterinary Pharmacy of The National Horse Show

on 01/01/2012 10:19 AM
Rood & Riddle Provides Veterinary Service and Educational Opportunities for the Alltech National Horse Show Multiple divisions of Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital will be in action at the Kentucky Horse Park November 2-6, as the Official Veterinarian, Farrier and Veterinary Pharmacy of the Alltech National Horse Show, 128th Edition. Rood & Riddle sport horse veterinarians ...
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Health Updates

on 01/01/2012 10:18 AM
Ramaekers Nutrition Veterinary Immune Tabs Ramaekers Nutrition is a forerunner in the field of veterinary nutrition and immune enhancement. Through extensive research we have made revolutionary breakthroughs in managing animal health. Ramaekers Nutrition formulates and manufactures a full line of veterinary nutrition products and customized proprietary formulas for all species, including can...
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Compounding Pharmacies: The Real Truth

on 01/01/2012 10:17 AM
Compounding Pharmacies: The Real Truth Bart Barber, DVM   "Being admitted to the profession of veterinary medicine, I solemnly swear to use my scientific knowledge and skills for the benefit of society through the protection of animal health [and] the relief of animal suffering." Veterinary oath   The ability of the veterinarian to relieve animal suffe...
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