Equine

Photo: Equine image

Students and first responders train using the Anderson sling for helicopter airlift

IAWTI activities include:

  • Developing educational materials for equine rescue and disaster preparedness
  • Supporting the UC Davis Veterinary Emergency Response Team
  • Participating in the largest intramural research program dedicated to equine health in the United States
  • Helping develop the UC Davis large animal lift and other equipment for rescuing horses and other large animals
  • Maintaining animal rescue and disaster medicine endowments to provide funding for equine welfare research and disaster relief
  • Collaborating with the Center for Equine Health