Horse Health Lines (Summer 2009)
The Summer 2009 issue of Horse Health Lines, the Equine Health Research Fund’s news publication, is now available online in a new, reader-friendly format.
Click here to view your own copy of the easy-to-navigate Horse Health Lines. Here’s a quick sample of what you will find inside:
A PERFECT MATCH: A $10,000 gift from the Equine Foundation of Canada to support vital horse health research at the Western College of Veterinary Medicine will double in value and impact through a unique matching gift program at the veterinary college.
IDEA EXPANDS INTO NEW TECHNIQUE: When Dr. Chris Bell read a magazine article about a minimally-invasive treatment for people with chronic sinusitis, the large animal surgical resident was intrigued. Could a similar treatment be adapted for use in horses?
EHRF STUDIES BUILD ON RESEARCH EXPERIENCE: The Western College of Veterinary Medicine’s Equine Health Research Fund has allocated a total of $69,000 to five new equine health projects — all of which cover topics of vital importance for researchers and for horse owners.