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Equine Referrals

As a department, we have developed strong working relationships with local referral hospitals, so that if your horse or pony requires advanced veterinary care, we can arrange this smoothly and efficiently.


For more information on the University of Liverpool's Philip Leverhulme Equine Hospital at Leahurst, please click on the link below:


For more information on The Animal Health Trust Equine Centre in Newmarket, please click on the link below:


For more information on Pool House Equine Clinic in Lichfield, please click on the link below:


Equine Stories / Case Studies

Arthritis.... it doesn't just affect old horses!

Danny is a 7 year old Irish Draught, used mainly for eventing. After a good eventing session at the weekend, Danny’s owner reported he was mildly lame when exercising him in the ménage...

Symptom Checker

Symptom Checker

If you're worried about your horse, use our symptom checker to see whether you'd benefit from a visit from one of our vets:

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Shires Vets Equine Illustration