Tufts Equine Center is open for emergency care only. Clients must call the ER before leaving home. (508-839-7926) Clients will not be allowed to enter the Hospital for Large Animals, Equine Sports Medicine Center, or Isolation Facility. Veterinary staff will meet clients in the parking lot. Non-urgent appointments will be rescheduled. Read full operations announcement.
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Trying to Figure Out the Scoop on Poop
Cases of diarrhea that once would have been fatal are responding to fecal transplantation. Now Cummings School researchers are working to identify exactly how this procedure can help horses
Against All Odds – Clinician’s Expertise Saves Equitation Star
Last Thanksgiving, Conan, an 18.3-hand Argentinian warmblood, within hours went from being healthy and sound to being on the verge of death. Though the Big Equitation star’s tests were all coming back negative, it was clear he was running out of time—and it was up to the team at Tufts Equine Center to save him.
Equine Clinical Case Challenge: A Case of Hoof Abscesses and Limb Lameness
History A 21 year- old Thoroughbred mare presented to Tufts Equine Center at Cummings Veterinary Medical Center with a history of lameness and repeated hoof abscessation of her left front foot. The recurrent abscesses were… Read More
Equine Clinical Case Challenge: More than Just a Corneal Lesion?
A 17-year-old Quarterhorse gelding was presented for a corneal lesion of approximately five months duration.
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“Everyone - office staff, technicians, vets, etc. were wonderful! They answered all of my questions and I came away again feeling confident in the evaluation and treatments. An excellent experience! We are lucky here in the northeast to have such a wonderful facility!"