We are a dedicated and independent equine-only practice with a 30 year history of care in the South West.
Our site is a purpose built equine clinic on the banks of the Exe Estuary near Exeter. The areas we cover extend across Exeter, Newton Abbot, Okehampton and Sidmouth.
Full surgical facilities and advanced equipment.
We have full surgical facilities with modern anaesthetic monitoring equipment and inpatient facilities with round the clock nursing care.
We are committed to providing a high quality and complete dental service
Routine preventative healthcare for the healthy equine athlete is an important part of our service
As a practice we have made significant investment in new equipment for medical diagnosis
Case Study 4: Joint Injections
Our vet Claire has been working with a client who has performance horses, and in particular, over the last couple of months, with a 14 year old mare. This mare is in high intensity work, who started the season competing well, but as the ground got harder, she went on to develop tail swishing and agitation when asked to go forward, followed by a hind limb lameness. This mare has also struggled for a while with thin soles affecting both front feet which led to a stiff gait on hard surfaces which resolves on soft surfaces. This ongoing forelimb issue has been helped tremendously by her farrier placing equithane pads and raising the heel on both front feet.After a lameness work up which included diagnostic analgesia (nerve blocks) and...Read More<