Laminitis is a painful and crippling disease of the feet that strikes fear into the hearts of horse owners.
Written by a leading equine vet with a particular interest in laminitis, Veterinary Advice on Laminitis in Horses exposes some of the myths about this serious condition and tells you everything you need to know about laminitis – its causes, symptoms, and most importantly, treatments. This informative guide tells you about:
The anatomy of the foot
How the disease affects the foot
Clinical signs of the condition
Surgical and non-surgical treatments
Management and prevention
Whether you have a horse that has suffered from laminitis, or whether you simply want to know what to look out for, this indispensible guide is essential reading.