Do you REALLY want to buy a horse?

Do you REALLY want to buy a horse?

Tuesdays with Tony It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas horse shopping season. Three words: DON’T DO IT! Read on for wise words of wisdom from this cat before you buy a horse at Christmas time. Know the cost Just like there are no free lunches, there are...
Lameness: Video Diagnosing and Rehab

Lameness: Video Diagnosing and Rehab

Tuesdays with Tony This ‘riding of horses’ thing amazes me. First, that they let you humans do it. Second, how much devotion you humans have to it. I wish my minions had that level of devotion to scratching my chin just right all day long. That would make...
Winter Colic

Winter Colic

Tuesdays with Tony First off, before I talk about colic and cold weather, I’d like to thank everyone who shared their BBQ with me at my Open House on Saturday. I had a great time, and I appreciate all the scratches and compliments! Apparently my minions had a...
Open House

Open House

Tuesdays with Tony Open House If you are looking for a fun family activity to attend this weekend, look no further! My biggest “See Tony” event of the year (a.k.a. Open House) is this Saturday, November 4th, from 10 – 2! This year’s theme is Boosting Your...
Dr. Lacher’s Trip To Purina

Dr. Lacher’s Trip To Purina

Tuesdays with Tony I eat Purina cat food. Dr. Lacher told me she was going to the Purina research facility, so naturally I felt I should get some food out of the deal. Turns out Purina horse and Purina cat aren’t the same thing, so I didn’t get anything out of this...
Super Seniors

Super Seniors

Tuesdays with Tony Dr. Lacher recently saw two of our Super Seniors for a Wellness visit. One of these, Sierra, was 31 and the other, Crud, was 34 years old! Holy Old Horses! I asked her what’s an owner got to do to get a horse to that age??? Read on for the answer to...
Horse Behavior

Horse Behavior

Tuesdays with Tony  In case you missed my fabulous See Tony event last week, I will generously give you a recap. Dr. Wickens did a wonderful job summarizing all things Behavior for you horse-crazy humans. Also, I learned that horses like banana flavor 😳. Biology:...
The Ideal Hoof

The Ideal Hoof

Tuesdays with Tony I’m going to revive a classic Tuesdays with Tony here: The April 2015 Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Your Horse’s Feet. I’ll post a link to this at the bottom, don’t worry! I hear the Docs talking about feet a lot so it must be...
Hot, Hairy Horses

Hot, Hairy Horses

Tuesdays with Tony Why is my horse growing his winter coat already?? Horses are weird. I say that a lot, because it’s true. I was checking out a horse that was hanging out at the Clinic with Teannie and I over the weekend, and noticed he was growing his winter coat....
Summer Sores

Summer Sores

Tuesdays with Tony It’s a wound, it’s a tumor, no wait…it’s a summer sore! The docs have been reporting a lot of these ugly things recently. Maybe it’s the weather we’ve been having. Maybe it’s just the fact that we are lucky...