Surgery for Mina

Surgery for Mina

The very first time we saw Mina from a distance, we thought she was a gelding. But when we got a little closer, it became clear that she was actually a mare with an umbilical hernia. Umbilical hernias occur when the abdominal wall around a foal’s navel fails to...

A Cure for Amelia’s Allergies

Trying to figure out why a horse is perpetually itchy can be a frustrating, head-scratching, expensive experience. Our last-ditch effort before jumping to allergy shots for Amelia was the elimination diet. Cutting out all of the things she is potentially allergic to...
Teddi’s Big Day!

Teddi’s Big Day!

Getting prepped Bandaging the leg All done and waking up! Pre-surgery radiographs Melinda with Teddi’s surgery technician, Amy On June 10th, Teddi loaded like a pro into our horse trailer and went for a smooth 5 hour drive to Washington State University. After...
Things are Looking Up for Gunnar!

Things are Looking Up for Gunnar!

We have all fallen in love with Gunnar! This handsome half-Arabian is as sweet as they come. At the time of his intake we were told that he was 11 years old, but physically he looks like an older gentleman and his dental revealed teeth that look much older, as well....