Research has shown that up to 70% of horses have some degree of gastric, or foregut (stomach or small intestinal), ulceration. In the horse the signs of gastric ulceration can manifest in any number of ways:
- Increased Irritability
- Poor Performance
- Back Soreness
- Rehorseitive Colic Episodes
- Weight Loss
With recent advancements in imaging, we are able to diagnose gastric ulcers in the field with 3-meter video endoscopes. This diagnosis is quick and minimally invasive and with initiation of treatment, will get your horse rapidly on its way back to normal behavior and performance.
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