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Dental Exam; More Than Floating Teeth

on 08/08/2016 11:18 AM
R. Brad Tanner, DVM So often as a horse owner we go through their annual health checklist without pause for what’s being done. Deworming, vaccinations, teeth floating all are important. Equally important is finding the value in what is being provided to your horses. Not all dewormers and vaccines are the same; recommendations can vary widely based on geography, age, sex, use, and ...
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Winter Care Tips

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Thoroughbred Sport Horse Divisional Award Winners Announced

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Divisional winners of the Rood & Riddle Sport Horse Award for 2014 will be honored on Jan. 17 at the United States Equestrian Federation Silver Spur Awards held at the Lexington Convention Center. The Sport Horse Awards are given each year to Thoroughbreds participating in their second careers as performance horses in jumper, hunter, eventing and dressage competitions ...
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Hats Off Day Announces Charitable Contributions to Kentucky Equine Humane Center and Kentucky Horse Park Foundation

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Lexington, Ky. (Jan. 13, 2015) – Hats Off Day, an initiative started by Rood & Riddle, is announcing a combined donation amount of over $76,000 to the Kentucky Equine Humane Center and Kentucky Horse Park Foundation. "Hats Off Day and the Rood & Riddle Grand Prix provide the Kentucky Horse Park Foundation with much-needed philanthropic support, and we are proud and humbled t...
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Client Education Meeting

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The annual Client Education meeting will be held on March 5, 2015 at the Embassy Suites in Lexington. Refreshments will be served from 5:30 p.m. - 6:15 p.m. with reporting beginning at 6:30 p.m.   The news program will be anchored by Dr. Steve Reed with surgeon Dr. Alan Ruggles,  internal medicine specialist Dr. Peter Morresey, reproduction specialist Dr. Etta Bradecamp, podiatr...
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2015 Equine Upper Airway Symposium

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The 2015 Equine Upper Airway Symposium is scheduled for September 24-27 at Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky. The 3 ½ day symposium, sponsored in part by Rood & Riddle, Optomed, and the ACVS Foundation, offers an intense schedule of lectures and labs designed to present in depth, current information regarding pathophysiology, diagnosis, treatment...
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Rood & Riddle Report Live Postponed until March 10

on 08/08/2016 11:18 AM
The annual Rood & Riddle Report Live has been postponed until March 10 due to inclement weather.  The event will take place at Embassy Suites in Lexington. Refreshments will be served from 5:30 p.m. - 6:15 p.m. with reporting beginning at 6:30 p.m.   The news program will be anchored by Dr. Steve Reed with surgeon Dr. Alan Ruggles,  internal medicine specia...
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Rood & Riddle Named Official Equine Hospital of the Breeders' Cup World Championships

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ROOD & RIDDLE NAMED OFFICIAL EQUINE HOSPITAL OF THE BREEDERS’ CUP WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS LEXINGTON, Ky. (April 13, 2015) – The Breeders’ Cup today announced that Rood & Riddle, one of the world’s leading equine veterinary practices, has been named the Official Equine Hospital of the Breeders’ Cup World Championships and Title Sponsor of the 2015 B...
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Registration Open for 2015 Equine Upper Airway Symposium

on 08/08/2016 11:18 AM
Registration is open for residents and non-residents for the 2015 Equine Upper Airway Symposium, scheduled for September 24-27, at Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky. The 3 ½ day symposium, offers an intense schedule of lectures and labs designed to present in depth, current information regarding pathophysiology, diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis for upper ai...
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Kentucky Experience

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Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital and Rood & Riddle Veterinary Pharmacy are pleased to sponsor the Kentucky Experience, a wonderful opportunity to attend the National Horse Show at the incredible Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY. Cost for the Kentucky Experience is only $10, which includes tickets to all sessions of the National Horse Show (October 27 November 1), plus breakfast and a tou...
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Hats Off Day Announces Contributions to the Kentucky Equine Humane Center and Kentucky Horse Park Foundation

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Hats Off Day Announces Contributions to the Kentucky Equine Humane Center and Kentucky Horse Park Foundation   Hats Off Day, Kentucky's day to celebrate the horse industry, is pleased to announce that thanks to the generosity of its sponsors and supporters, major contributions have been made to the Kentucky Horse Park Foundation and the Kentucky Equine Humane Center.  Dr. Tom Riddl...
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CP Wellington Masters Welcomes Rood and Riddle as Official Veterinary Practice

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Wellington, FL -Jan. 22, 2016- The CP Wellington Masters, presented by Sovaro, announced that Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital has been named the official veterinarians, farriers and equine pharmacy for the inaugural CP Wellington Masters, presented by Sovaro, featuring the Longines FEI World Cup Jumping Wellington, to be held at beautiful Deeridge Farms in Wellington Feb. 4-7.? Lexington-base...
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Biosecurity at Rood & Riddle

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At Rood & Riddle, we make every attempt to provide the best possible care for your horse. This includes our efforts to protect your horse and all of the horses in our hospital through a strict biosecurity protocol. Part of this effort involves culturing feces from horses with predesignated higher risk conditions, which would include those that are stressed. Though all risks cannot be eliminat...
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Client Education Meeting

on 08/08/2016 11:18 AM
Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital will host the Rood & Riddle Report Live, an educational seminar for people engaged in the equine industry, on February 25 at Embassy Suites in Lexington. Now in its sixth year, the Rood & Riddle Report Live features reporting on the latest news published in veterinary journals and developments impacting equine health. A panel of veterinary specialists wil...
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2016 Reproduction/Medicine Seminar

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Rood & Riddle Reproduction/Medicine Seminar Wednesday, March 2nd, in the Rood & Riddle Conference Center Please join us for a light supper from 5:30-6:00 PM followed by presentations beginning at 6:00 PM. The topics will cover a review of the best papers in medicine and reproduction in 2015. This program has been submitted to the Kentucky State Veterinary Board for approval of 1.5 hours o...
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Rood &Riddle Expands Veterinary Services in Florida

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Rood & Riddle to offer hospital services as well as expanded ambulatory services in Wellington Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital has expanded its veterinary services in Wellington. Rood & Riddle purchased an equine hospital and adjacent property on South Shore Blvd. formerly used by Wellington Equine Associates. Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital in Wellington will be Rood & Riddle's s...
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Inaugural Rood & Riddle Comeback Award to be presented to Wise Dan on July 30 at Hats Off Day

on 07/20/2016 8:18 AM
Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital has announced that an award honoring the remarkable Thoroughbred champion Wise Dan will be presented at Hats Off Day on July 30 at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington. The Rood & Riddle Comeback Award is given to an equine athlete who overcame a major health complication and returned to elite competition. "We are pleased to present the inaugural Rood &...
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