67 episodes

Equine veterinarian Dr. Erica Lacher and show host Justin Long discuss horse healthcare, and proper care and maintenance. Whether your horse is an athlete or a lawn ornament, you'll learn something that will help you be a better horse parent!

Straight from the Horse Doctor's Mouth Springhill Equine Veterinary Clinic - Dr. Erica Lacher and Justin Long

    • Pets & Animals
    • 4.8 • 98 Ratings

Equine veterinarian Dr. Erica Lacher and show host Justin Long discuss horse healthcare, and proper care and maintenance. Whether your horse is an athlete or a lawn ornament, you'll learn something that will help you be a better horse parent!

    Alternative Therapies

    Alternative Therapies

    In this episode, Dr. Erica Lacher and show host Justin Long discuss alternative therapies. Specific therapies include PEMF, vibrating plates, lasers, and therapeutic ultrasound. Dr. Lacher takes the skeptic's perspective and examines the science behind the tools, potential dangers, and potential benefits.

    • 37 min
    Head Shakers

    Head Shakers

    In this episode, Dr. Erica Lacher and show host Justin Long discuss the condition commonly referred to as Head Shakers. Topics include the various things that are often mistaken for Head Shakers, diagnosis, and the challenges of finding effective treatments.

    • 27 min
    Diarrhea: It's an Emergency

    Diarrhea: It's an Emergency

    In this episode, Dr. Erica Lacher and show host Justin Long discuss diarrhea in horses, and why it's always an emergency. Topics include acute diarrhea, chronic diarrhea, and fecal water syndrome.

    • 45 min
    Skin Issues

    Skin Issues

    In this episode, Dr. Erica Lacher and show host Justin Long discuss a wide variety of common skin issues that horses deal with. Topics include the importance of proper diagnosis, the difference between bacterial and fungal infections, treatment, and prevention.

    • 40 min
    Degenerative Suspensory Ligament Disorder (DSLD)

    Degenerative Suspensory Ligament Disorder (DSLD)

    In this episode, Dr. Lacher and show host Justin Long take a deep dive into DSLD. Learn what it is, what it does, and how we treat it.

    • 31 min
    Strangles

    Strangles

    In this episode, Dr. Erica Lacher and show host Justin Long discuss Streptococcus equi equi, better known as Strangles. Learn the signs, management challenges, and prevention tools, along with a close look at quarantine procedures for farms.

    • 43 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
98 Ratings

98 Ratings

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