Tuesdays with Tony

A weekly blog for horse owners written by Tony, the official Springhill Equine Veterinary Clinic cat.

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Mares (mostly) and Hormones

Mares (mostly) and Hormones

Tuesdays with TonyThere’s a thing here at the clinic called Regumate. It gets talked about a lot. Some talk of it in hushed tones as if its very mention can bring forth chestnut mare syndrome. My Docs tend to talk about it as a tool, usually during breeding season....

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Donkey Care

Donkey Care

Tuesdays with TonyWhile my Springhill docs are out and about taking care of horses, they also see plenty of their long-eared cousins, the donkeys!  Quite a few of our clients have donkeys. Sometimes they’re kept as pets, or companions to a horse, and sometimes they...

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Equine Insurance

Equine Insurance

Tuesdays with TonyThis is one of those recurring themes for me. It seems every time I talk insurance, I hit a relevant point for a human, so here we are again. Let’s start with the obvious: horses are expensive. They’re expensive to buy and maintain, and to fix when...

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Myths Legends and Sketchy Ideas

Myths Legends and Sketchy Ideas

Tuesdays with TonyThe horse world is full of some crazy myths, legends, and sketchy ideas. My Docs experience them every day, and I hear my fair share of them during conversations at the clinic. I know horse people like tradition, and also The Google, but both of...

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Trailer Safety 101

Trailer Safety 101

Tuesdays with TonyIt will never cease to amaze me that horses willingly get into those dark boxes you humans call horse trailers and rattle along down the road. I’ve seen a few protests, but with a little training, encouragement, and some food, they comply and walk...

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Springhill Equine Veterinary Clinic

Veterinary Care for Horse People, by Horse People

22837 NW 22nd Ave, Newberry, FL 32669