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Dr. Amanda Bergren of the Hospital for Large Animals demonstrates how to apply a hoof bandage to your horse.
Dr. Kate Chope of the Hospital for Large Animals walks you through the anatomy of the hind limb of the horse.
Cummings School faculty Carl Kirker-Head and Nick Frank collaborated with Chris Rogers, a professor of mechanical engineering on Tufts' Medford campus, and his undergraduate engineering students to train their entrepreneurial skills on multimillion-dollar equine legwear industry.
Knowing your horse’s normal vital signs is essential. Being familiar with them can help you to determine if he is not feeling well, is distressed, or during exercise whether he has reached his limit or is appropriately cooled down. Help keep track of your horse’s vitals and what is normal with our printable vital card.