Vet Blog

Scheduling & Emergencies

Deer Creek Clients, Summer may be in full swing, but our vets are as busy as ever! We are so grateful to all of our clients for their continued support and trust. To schedule an appointment with one of our veterinarians, please reach out directly to the main office at 804-598-3759. While our vets may use their...
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The Golden Years

Some things just get sweeter with time. We love our “golden oldies” so as responsible owners, we need to make sure that they’re getting the helping hand they may need in order to age gracefully. In this article, we’ll touch on a few key points to remember when managing our mature herd members. 1)      Senior Dental...
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Stop That Itch

Insect Hypersensitivity in Horses 
The skin is the largest organ of the horse's body and the physiologic barrier against the environment. It is vital for survival. As the physiologic barrier, the skin is subject to attack from numerous sources including infectious bacteria and insect bites.
Whatever the...
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Equine Uveitis

Uveitis is an inflammatory condition of the uveal tract of the eye (iris, ciliary body and choroid). It can be caused from trauma, corneal ulcers, tumors and lens luxation. Most people are aware of the immune-mediated form of equine recurrent uveitis (ERU) or moon blindness....
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