Previous Issues

Fall 2016
HR Fall 2016 cover

Fall 2016 (861 KB pdf, 16 pp)

  • Creating a Lasting Legacy
  • Protecting Racing Integrity
  • Postmortem Examinations
  • Reducing Catastrophic Injuries
  • Advancements in Hospital Care
  • ...and More

The Horse Report in Zmag format

Winter 2014 - Pigeon Fever: Varying Forms of Infection in Horses
HR Fall 2014 cover

Winter 2014 (861 KB pdf, 16 pp)

  • Pigeon Fever: Varying Forms of Infection in Horses
  • Director's Message
  • External Abscesses
  • Internal Abscesses
  • Ulcerative Lymphangitis
  • Prevention
  • The Role of Ultrasound in Abdominal Pigeon Fever Infections
  • 29th Annual Charles Heumphreus Memorial Lecture
  • Winner of the 2014 Rowen Fellowship

The Horse Report in Zmag format

Fall 2014 - When Disaster Strikes, What Will You Do?
HR Fall 2014 cover

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  • When Disaster Strikes, What Will You Do?
  • Director's Message
  • Three Ways to Get Your Ducks in a Row
  • Disaster Training Through UC Davis
  • Protection for Animals at the State and Federal Levels
  • Resources and Links
  • Do Your Horses Know How to Load?
  • Winner of the 2014 Wilson Award
  • Communicating During a Disaster

Download an Equine Emergency Preparedness poster to hang in your barn (pdf - 269 KB).

The Horse Report in Zmag format with video.

Summer 2014 - Zoonoses: What Horse Owners Need to Know
Horse Report

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  • Zoonoses: What Horse Owners Need to Know
  • Director's Message
  • The Role of Veterinarians in Public Health
  • Illustration of a Zoonosis
  • Zoonoses and Horses
  • Rabies
  • Leptosporosis
  • Salmonellosis
  • MRSA
  • UC Davis Welcomes New Equine Ophthalmologist

The Horse Report in 2011 Zmag format with video.

Spring 2014 - Optimizing the Care & Management of Your Equine Athlete
Horse Report

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  • Optimizing the Care & Management of Your Equine Athlete
  • Director's Message
  • Equine Anti-Doping Regulations
  • Maximizing Health
  • Nutrition
  • Conditioning and Fitness
  • Environmental Factors
  • Podiatry
  • Complementary Medicine/Early Screening for Injury
  • Kenneth L. Maddy Equine Analytical Chemistry Laboratory
  • For the Love of Sundance

The Horse Report in 2011 Zmag format with video.

October 2013 - Caring for Horses Through Life and Death
Horse Report

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  • Caring for Horses Through Life and Death
  • Director's Message
  • Helping a Child Cope with the Loss of Their Pet
  • A Meaningful Way to Celebrate, Commemorate and Remember
  • How to Prepare an Advance Directive for Your Horse
  • Not His Time (Caddy's Story)
  • Gift to Advance Equine Lameness Care
  • 2013 Wilson Award
  • When the Time Comes to Consider Euthanasia

The Horse Report in 2011 Zmag format with video.

July 2013 - Transporting Horses by Road and Air: Recommendations for Reducing the Stress
Horse Report

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  • Transporting Horses by Road and Air: Recommendations for Reducing the Stress
  • Director's Message
  • Reducing Transport Stress: Before Transport, During Transport, After Arrival
  • How Cross-Tying During Transport Affects Horses
  • CEM Quarantine at the UC Davis Center for Equine Health
  • Shipping Fever: Prevention is Key

The Horse Report in 2011 Zmag format with video.

March 2013 - The Equine Heart: Power Plant Unequaled
Horse Report

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  • The Equine Heart: Power Plant Unequaled
  • Director's Message
  • Message from Dr. Gregory Ferraro
  • Baby Kaya Gets a Pacemaker
  • The Art of Listening to Your Horse's Heart
  • Cash: The Little Horse with a Big Hole in His Heart
  • Cardiology Service at the VMTH
  • One More Word About Miniature Horses
  • Oleander Poisoning: The Preventable Illness

The Horse Report in 2011 Zmag format with video.

December 2012 - The Miniature Horse: More Than Just a Smaller Horse!
Horse Report

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  • The Miniature Horse: More Than Just a Smaller Horse!
  • Director's Message
  • Miniature Horses as Guides for the Blind or Disabled
  • Best Wishes to Zippin Bonanza Flash
  • Decoding Your Horse's DNA

The Horse Report in 2011 Zmag format with video.

October 2012 - Diagnosing and Treating Gastric Ulcers in Horses
Horse Report

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  • Diagnosing and Treating Gastric Ulcers in Horses
  • Director's Message
  • Dr. Carrie Finno Wins 2012 Wilson Award
  • Equine Surgical Emergency & Critical Care Service
  • When Things Are Not Quite Right
  • Dakota Rebounds!
  • Equine Oncology Program Unveils New Cancer Research Project

The Horse Report in 2011 Zmag format with video.

July 2012 - Nutrition for Rehabilitating the Starved Horse
Horse Report

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  • Nutrition for Rehabilitating the Starved Horse
  • Director's Message
  • Henneke Body Condition Scoring System
  • The Underweight Horse: Surveillance and Management Considerations
  • Cowboy's Triumph
  • Mindy the Comeback Kid
  • Sonoma County's CHANGE Program
  • Henry Bergh: The Great Meddler

The Horse Report in 2011 Zmag format with video.

April 2012 - Integrative Medicine: Combining the Best of Conventional and Complementary Therapies
Horse Report

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  • Integrative Medicine: Combining the Best of Conventional and Complementary Therapies
  • Director's Message
  • Acupuncture
  • Chiropractic
  • Integrative Medicine Service at UC Davis
  • Wrisque Returns to Dressage
  • James M. Wilson Award
  • American Horse Publications Survey
  • The Best Wake-Up Call Is A Near Miss

The Horse Report in 2011 Zmag format with video.

December 2011 - Equine Dentistry: It's Not Just Floating Anymore
Horse Report

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  • Equine Dentistry: It's Not Just Floating Anymore
  • Guest Practitioner's Message
  • Who Should Care For Your Horse's Teeth?
  • Equine Internal Medicine and Dentistry Service
  • New Assistant Director of the CEH
  • Dillon: The Well-Cared-For But Neglected Horse

The Horse Report in 2011 Zmag format with video.

October 2011 - Equine Fractures: Improving the Chances for a Successful Outcome
Horse Report

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  • Equine Fractures: Improving the Chances for a Successful Outcome
  • Director's Message
  • Emergency First Aid and Stabilization Techniques
  • What To Do Before the Vet Arrives
  • Frequent Flyer Switches Careers
  • Dr. Amanda Arens Wins the 2011 Wilson Award

View this issue as an interactive Zmag with video demonstration by Dr. Larry Galuppo on how to apply the Kimzey Leg Saver splint.

Chart of Emergency Splinting Techniques for Stabilizing Equine Fractures (pdf - 3 pages)

View just the video demonstration by Dr. Galuppo on applying the Kimzey Leg Saver splint. Be sure to read the Emergency Splinting Techniques for Stabilizing Equine Fractures chart to know when use of the Kimzey splint is appropriate.

July 2011 - The Second Most Common Neurological Disease Diagnosed in Horses
Horse Report

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  • The Second Most Common Neurological Disease Diagnosed in Horses
  • Director's Message
  • Commentary on NAD/EDM by Researchers Involved in Neurological Evaluations
  • Anatomy of an Epidemic: The 2011 EHV-1 Outbreak
  • Everyday Biosecurity Considerations for Your Horse
  • Biosecurity Measures for Different Situations

View this issue as an interactive Zmag with video demonstration by Dr. Carrie Finno of the clinical signs of neuroaxonal dystrophy/equine degenerative myeloencephalopathy.

April 2011 - Platelet-Rich Plasma: Improving Treatment for Tendon and Ligament Injuries
Horse Report

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  • Platelet-Rich Plasma: Improving Treatment for Tendon and Ligament Injuries
  • Director's Message
  • Aidan's Long Road to Recovery
  • The Horse Report To Be An Online Publication
  • Dr. K. Gary Magdesian Named to Endowed Chair
  • AAEP Foundation Names Carrie J. Finno Past Presidents' Fellow
  • Rocky's Story
July 2010 - Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine in Horses: Progress Through 2010
Horse Report

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  • Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine in Horses: Progress Through 2010
  • Umbilical Cord-Derived MSCs Now Being Grown at UC Davis
  • Veterinary Stem Cell Regenerative Medicine Group Scientific Collaborators
  • Lukimbi: The Setback and Triumph of a Budding Racehorse
  • Portrait of an Endowment
March 2010 - Equine Proliferative Enteropathy in Horses Primarily Affects Foals
Horse Report

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  • Equine Proliferative Enteropathy in Horses Primarily Affects Foals
  • Director's Message - Onward Into 21st Century Communication
  • From the Editor
  • EPE: Summary of Clinical Signs
  • EPE: Diagnostic Evaluation
  • EPE: Treatment & Prevention
  • Transvenous Electrical Cardioversion in Horses with Atrial Fibrillation
  • Veterinary Regenerative Medicine Conference Receives Rave Reviews
December 2009 - African Horse Sickness in North America? Lessons Learned from Recent Viral Epidemics
Horse Report

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  • African Horse Sickness in North America? Lessons Learned from Recent Viral Epidemics
  • Director's Message - Science Only Half the Battle in Defending Against Emerging Infectious Diseases
  • The Role of Climate Change in Spreading Disease
  • Bluetongue Virus in Europe
  • African Horse Sickness
  • Could African Horse Sickness Follow Bluetongue Virus?
  • Building Defenses through Research
  • What You Can Do Now
  • Other Emerging Orbiviruses
  • Dr. Carrie Finno Awarded Rowan Fellowship
  • First North American Veterinary Regenerative Medicine Conference Slated for March 2010
July 2009 - Gaining Ground on EPM
Horse Report

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  • Gaining Ground on EPM
  • Director's Message - Celebrate the Research Successes
  • Overview of EPM
  • A Diagnostic Challenge
  • Recent Improvements in Diagnostic Testing
  • Other EPM Research at UC Davis
  • Laboratory Testing for EPM at UC Davis
  • Case Studies from the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital
  • CEH Horse Report Recognized by AHP
  • Dr. Irwin Liu Retires
April 2009 - The Equine Eye
Horse Report

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  • The Equine Eye
  • Director's Message - Best Results Through Early Intervention
  • Eye Problems in Horses
  • Traumatic Injuries
  • Corneal Disorders
  • Uveitis/Moon Blindness
  • Cancer
  • Cataracts
  • Case Study from the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital
  • Handling Eye Injuries
  • Ophthalmology Service
  • Tribute to Dr. Wheat
  • Cataracts in Foals
  • Dr. O'Brien Honored
  • Help for Unwanted Horses
October 2008 - Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine in Horses
Horse Report

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  • Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine in Horses
  • Director's Message - A New Horizon in Equine Health Care
  • Stem Cell Basics
  • Core Sponsors of UC Davis Stem Cell Regenerative Medicine Group
  • Stem Cell Regenerative Medicine Group
  • UC Davis School of Medicine's Stem Cell Program to Collaborate with Veterinary School's Regenerative Medicine
    Group
  • UC Davis Stem Cell Regenerative Medicine Group Partners
    with Vantus of ThermoGenesis Corporation to Develop Stem
    Cell Technology
  • Dr. Martin Vidal, New Faculty Member in the UC Davis School
    of Veterinary Medicine
  • The Horse Report Receives Recognition by American Horse
    Publications
  • Case Study from the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital
  • Upcoming Events
July 2008 - Emerging Equine Diseases: Four Important Diseases/Syndromes
Horse Report

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  • Emerging Equine Diseases: Four Important Diseases/Syndromes
  • Director's Message - New Challenges Replace Old Ones
  • Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
  • African Horse Sickness
  • Equine Multinodular Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Bone Fragility Syndrome
  • California Thoroughbred Foundation Scholarship Awards
  • Upcoming Events: Horse Day
April 2008 - Understanding Cancer in Horses: Some Common Tumors and What to Expect
Horse Report

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  • Understanding Cancer in Horses: Some Common Tumors and What to Expect
  • Director's Message - The Same Chances for Survival
  • Important Facts to Know About Cancer in Horses
  • State-of-the-Art Methods for Diagnosing Cancer
  • The Promise and Obstacle in Horse Cancer Research
  • Donor Support
  • Upcoming Events - An Apple A Day: Wellness and Preventative Health for Your Horse
January 2008 - Colic: An Age-Old Problem
Horse Report

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  • Colic: An Age-Old Problem
  • Director's Message - One of the Hardest Jobs in Veterinary Medicine
  • What to Expect When Your Horse Is Seen for Colic at the UC Davis Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital
  • What You Can Do To Reduce the Risk of Colic in Your Horse
  • UC Davis Comparative Gastroenterology Laboratory
  • Giant Steps Gets a Second Chance: A Case Report from the
    UC Davis Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital
  • Contact Information for the Equine Surgical Emergency and
    Critical Care Service
October 2007 - Internal Parasites in Horses: What Every Horse Owner Should Know
Horse Report

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  • Internal Parasites in Horses: What Every Horse Owner
    Should Know
  • Director's Message - Good Parasite Control Requires Doing Your Homework
  • How to Succeed at Parasite Control
  • Tips for Controlling Flying Insects
  • Efficacy of Anthelmintic Drugs Used in Horses
  • Drug Resistance in Equine Parasites: A Cautionary Tale
  • Case Studies
  • Congratulations
  • Coming Events
July 2007 - Understanding Equine Behavior Problems:Â Causes, Treatment and Prevention
Horse Report

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  • Understanding Equine Behavior Problems: Causes, Treatment and Prevention
  • Director's Message - Equine Behavior: It's Not Always Whispered
  • From Lost Cause to Bright Future
  • Foal Rejection in the Postpartum Period
  • Teaching a Horse to Accept Inhalation Treatment wtih a Face Mask
  • UC Davis Clinical Animal Behavior Service
  • Important Message
  • Coming Events
April 2007 - Awakening the Dormant Dragon: Neurological Form of Equine Herpesvirus-1
Horse Report

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  • Awakening the Dormant Dragon: Neurological Form of Equine Herpesvirus-1
  • Director's Message - A Time for Thoughtful Action, Not Panic
  • Isolation and Quarantine Procedures To Prevent the Spread of EHV-1
  • Diagnostic Testing for EHV-1
  • Status of Vaccination Against EHV-1 Myeloencephalopathy (Neurological Form)
  • Everyday Biosecurity Considerations for Your Horse
  • Biosecurity Measures for Different Situations
  • Making an Easy Footbath
  • How to Set Up a Disease Isolation Unit at a Farm or Horse Show
  • About Viruses
  • 2006 John Hughes Memorial Endowment
  • 2006 Dan Evans Memorial Endowment
  • Coming Events
January 2007 - When Disaster Strikes:Â UC Davis Veterinary Emergency Response Team is There to Help
Horse Report

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  • When Disaster Strikes - UC Davis Veterinary Emergency Response Team is There to Help
  • Director's Message - Regardless of Species
  • California's Animals to be Included in State Disaster Plans
  • UC Davis Veterinary Emergency Response Team
  • Rescue Mission: Perspective of the Veterinary Student
  • Disaster Preparedness for Horses
  • The Juliette Weston Shur Fellowship Fund
  • Events - Charles Humphreus Memorial Lecture
October 2006 - The Equine Heart
Horse Report

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  • The Equine Heart
  • Director's Message - Matters of the Heart
  • Little Horse with a Big Hole in His Heart
  • Atrial Fibrillation: A Common Problem in Horse
  • Oleander Poisoning: The Preventable Illnes
  • Dr. Jeffrey Norris Wins the 2006 Wilson Award
  • Cardiology Service at the UC Davis Veterinary Medicine Teaching Hospital (VMTH)
November 2006 - The Aging Horse
Horse Report

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  • The Aging Horse
  • Director's Message - The Rule of More and Less
  • Diseases Associated with Aging
  • Food for Thought: Feeding the Senior Horse
  • Gift to a Friend
  • A Tribute to Peggy and Dino
  • Coming Events - 19th Annual Fall Symposium
  • Tips for Caring for the Older Horse
  • Coming Events - Dollars for Davis Poker Ride
January 2006 - Equine Dermatology:Â Everything You Wanted to Know (and More) About Skin
Horse Report

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  • Equine Dermatology - Everything You Wanted to Know (and More) About Skin
  • Director's Message - Exorcise Your Tack Box!
  • Control Flying Insects To Protect Your Horses
  • Dermatology Service at the UC Davis VMTH
  • Equine Dermatology History Form
  • An Ongoing Case of Pemphigus Foliaceus in a Foal
  • Charles Hemphreus Memorial Lecture

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