1. Emergencies

  1. Tom Gore DVM,
  2. Paula Gore MT, ASCP, BB,
  3. James M. Giffin MD and
  4. Beth Adelman

Published Online: 20 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118269312.ch1

Horse Owner's Veterinary Handbook, Third Edition

Horse Owner's Veterinary Handbook, Third Edition

How to Cite

Gore, T., Gore, P., Giffin, J. M. and Adelman, B. (eds) (2008) Emergencies, in Horse Owner's Veterinary Handbook, Third Edition, Wiley Publishing, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118269312.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 30 JUN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470126790

Online ISBN: 9781118269312

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Keywords:

  • emergencies;
  • head restraint;
  • horse from kicking;
  • tail restraint;
  • abdominal pain

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Handling and Restraint

  • Abdominal Pain (Colic)

  • Burns

  • Cardiovascular Collapse

  • Dehydration

  • Electric Shock

  • Exertional Myopathy (The Tying-Up Syndrome and Azoturia)

  • Heat Stroke

  • Insect Stings, Spiders, and Scorpions

  • Poisoning

  • Shock

  • Snake and Lizard Bites

  • Sudden Unexplained Death

  • Wounds