Horse and Hound

Check out the articles Farr & Pursey has written for `Horse and Hound’ magazine. Here are all the links…

check ligament injuries

H&H question of the week: check ligament injuries — how should they be treated and what’s the prognosis?

17:25 – 16 November, 2017

Rick Farr of Farr & Pursey Equine Vets shares his expert advice on check ligament injuries and how to best treat them

hoof care

9 essential tips for winter hoof care: prevention is better than cure

12:25 – 5 November, 2017

Ricky Farr MRCVS gives some helpful tips on how to keep your horse’s hooves healthy through the winter with some easy to follow preventative measures like these…

navicular syndrome

H&H question of the week: Navicular — how can I manage it and what is the prognosis?

12:25 – 12 October, 2017

Rick Farr B.Sc (Hons), B.V.Sc, MRCVS of Farr & Pursey Equine Veterinary Services gives his expert advice on navicular disease

vettings

H&H question of the week: getting a horse vetted — how does it work and is it worth it?

09:25 – 5 October, 2017

Rick Farr of Farr & Pursey Equine Vets shares his expert advice on how a pre-purchase exam works, what to expect and whether getting one is always worth it

infected joints

H&H question of the week: infected joints — how should they be treated and does it mean the end?

12:25 – 24 August, 2017

Rick Farr of Farr & Pursey Equine Vets shares his expert advice on infected joints in horses, how they can be treated and what the prognosis is

COPD

H&H question of the week: Is COPD the end of my horse’s competition career?

17:25 – 22 June, 2017

Rick Farr of Farr & Pursey Equine Vets shares his expert advice on Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, or equine asthma, how to manage it and what you can expect

Splints

H&H question of the week: Help! My horse has a splint — what should I do?

17:25 – 27 April, 2017

Rick Farr of Farr & Pursey Equine Vets shares his expert advice on splints, how to treat them and what you can expect

Head over door

H&H question of the week: could new therapy stop my horse headshaking?

12:13 – 2 March, 2017

Rick Farr of Farr & Pursey Equine Vets shares his expert advice on PENS therapy in relation to head shaking

Arthritis

H&H question of the week: My horse has arthritis — what should I do?

09:25 – 26 January, 2017

Rick Farr of Farr & Pursey Equine Vets shares his expert advice on arthritis

Cushings

Horse & Hound question of the week: ‘Cushing’s Syndrome — what signs should I look out for and how can I manage it?’

12:25 – 16 December, 2016

Rick Farr of Farr & Pursey Equine Vets shares his expert advice on Cushing’s Syndrome

sarcoids

H&H question of the week: How do you treat sarcoids?

12:35 – 20 October, 2016

Rick Farr B.Sc (Hons), B.V.Sc, MRCVS of Farr & Pursey Equine Veterinary Services shares his expert advice on sarcoids

worming

H&H question of the week: When should I worm my horse and what should I bear in mind?

12:25 – 22 September, 2016

Rick Farr B.Sc (Hons), B.V.Sc, MRCVS of Farr & Pursey Equine Veterinary Services gives his expert advice on worming your horse

Kissing Spines

H&H question of the week: My horse has been diagnosed with kissing spines — how do I manage it and what should I expect?

17:25 – 8 September, 2016

Rick Farr B.Sc (Hons), B.V.Sc, MRCVS of Farr & Pursey Equine Veterinary Services gives his expert advice on kissing spines