Although humans and animals are different in many ways, some advances in human medicine are also very useful in veterinary patients. One of these advances, endoscopy, has proven to be a powerful diagnostic and therapeutic tool in veterinary medicine. As a practice, we consider it a goal to offer state-of-the-art medicine and diagnostic testing; so we are proud to offer endoscopy as a means of providing a higher level of quality care to our patients. A fiberoptic endoscope is a long, narrow tube with a tiny camera at the tip. An endoscope can be rigid or very flexible, depending on […]
In-House Laboratory With our fully equipped in house laboratory we are able to run complete blood counts (CBCs), fibrinogen, chemistry panels, and electrolytes, urinalysis, clotting profiles, and many others which can be a very valuable tool in late night or a time sensitive emergency. We also provide manual tests such as fecal egg counts, cytology, lactate, and IgG testing for foals. In addition to our extensive list of in-house diagnostic capabilities, we partner with many outside laboratories to offer several other tests such as histopathology, cultures and sensitivities, therapeutic drug monitoring, progesterone levels, and Coggins testing for EIA. Endoscopy Endoscopy is […]
Radiography is a valuable diagnostic tool in veterinary medicine. As we continually strive to offer the highest quality medicine and diagnostic testing, we are pleased to offer radiology services as a means of providing excellent care to our patients. A radiograph (sometimes called an x-ray) is a type of photograph that can look inside the body and reveal information that may not be discernable from the outside. Radiography can be used to evaluate almost any organ in the body, including the heart, lungs, and abdominal organs, as well as the bones. Radiography is painless, safe, and completely non-invasive, and it […]
Equine Ranch Calls When it comes to an emergency with your horse, you will want the best available care, by a doctor who has the knowledge and expertise to deliver the best possible outcome for you and your horse. Dr Stacie G. Boswell is a Board-Certified Diplomat of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons and she is ready with our fully stocked ambulatory vehicle; equipped to provided routine and emergency care in the field when and where you need it. We serve the Gallatin Valley, Lower Shields, Paradise Valley, Madison River Valley and beyond. Equine Emergency Calls Emergency services are offered on […]
Our veterinarians will work with you to meet your soundness goals for your horse – whether it be pasture comfort, trail riding soundness or excelling in competition. Sound equine motion involves integration between the four limbs as well as the trunk. A soundness evaluation allows us to begin to understand the root(s) of your horse’s condition. A common soundness evaluation exam includes: A soundness evaluation may also include:
We offer advanced and complex surgical procedures in the surgical suite of the equine hospital. Some of these surgeries include (but are not limited to): Soft-Tissue Surgery Upper Respiratory Surgery Ophthalmology Surgery Reproductive Surgery Orthopedic Surgery Please feel free to call to discuss surgeries offered at our hospital.