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Melissa Mazan, V93, needed a way to test lung function in horses that couldn’t come to Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine. So she invented one with the help of three School of Engineering alumni

Source: https://now.tufts.edu/articles/new-tool-equine-health#new_tab

When Pippa dislocated her hock in a training accident, the injury looked gruesome, but a veterinarian expert in healing fractures was optimistic she could recover.

Source: https://news.vet.tufts.edu/2021/03/fixing-the-plight-of-a-pony/

As the general surgery service technician at the Hospital for Large Animals, Katie Calicchio has no shortage of compassion for the patients—or their owners.

Source: https://news.vet.tufts.edu/2020/10/a-technicians-tale/

A full collaboration between Travis’s owner, primary care veterinarian, and Tufts Equine Center ends in a successful outcome

Source: https://news.vet.tufts.edu/2020/08/all-hands-on-deck/

A technique borrowed from human medicine allows veterinarians to save damaged corneas in pets and horses

Source: https://now.tufts.edu/articles/big-leap-curing-animals-injured-eyes

Kissing spines affect roughly 40% of horses. Here we review the inter-spinous ligament desmotomy (ISLD) procedure that we routinely perform to correct impinging DSPs.

Source: https://news.vet.tufts.edu/2019/09/surgical-management-of-kissing-spines/

When Benny, a nine-year-old donkey, arrived at a farm animal sanctuary, he quickly became one of the most well-loved animals onsite. But soon after arriving, concerns started growing about his health.

Source: https://news.vet.tufts.edu/2018/04/rescue-travels-hundreds-of-miles-for-expert-care/

A 10-year-old draft-cross was presented to the Hospital for Large Animals at the Cummings Veterinary Medical Center for evaluation of a ulcerated skin mass overlying the lateral aspect of the left hind fetlock.

Source: https://news.vet.tufts.edu/2017/10/equine-clinical-case-challenge-ulcerated-skin-mass-of-the-fetlock/

Donna Johnson and Holly-Go-Lightly have had a long road of  ups and downs together. “Holly and I share a mutual trust and I feel a sense of  deep peace around her,” says Donna. “While riding,… Read More

Source: https://news.vet.tufts.edu/2016/11/hospital-for-large-animals-helps-horse-beat-the-odds/

“Carpe Diem is a bold, athletic horse with opinions of his own, so the reward is huge when we overcome challenges together,” says Sara Florin of her 16-year-old Thoroughbred gelding. “He’s taught me a lot… Read More

Source: https://news.vet.tufts.edu/2016/04/teamwork-helps-thoroughbred-seize-the-day/