Why Give

Mankind's true moral test, its fundamental test (which lies deeply buried from view), consists of its attitude toward those who are at its mercy, animals. Milan Kundera (1929)

Equine research is every horse lover's responsibility. The well being of our horses depends on continuous advancement in equine research.

Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination. John Dewey (1859-1952)

The Center for Equine Health has the largest group of internationally recognized researchers in the field of equine medical sciences. The Center also takes an active role in the recruitment and development of the next generation of veterinary scientists by offering advance degree and training programs to support individuals who have demonstrated their dedication to equine medicine.

Disease is very old and nothing about it has changed. It is we who change as we learn to recognized what was formerly imperceptible. John Martin Charcot (1825-1893)

The equine industry will need many highly skilled and talented individuals to advance the medical management and care of horses. Despite today's economic difficulties, we are a horse-loving nation and it is imperative that equine health-related research is able to move continuously forward.

Your help is needed to maintain both the quantity and quality of veterinary researchers and research information being produced.

Center for Equine Health, School of Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis, Tel (530) 752-6433