Horses

Tararua Vets has the capacity to care for many different species of animals. Within our large team of veterinarians, you will find those that are dedicated to our equine friends, ensuring that you get the best vet for the job.

This area of the website is dedicated to horse owners.  It contains information that has been written or selected by our equine vets to help you care for your horses.

Tararua Vets continually adds new articles and updates existing ones to provide you with a free and comprehensive information resource.

Latest Horse Articles

  • Looking ahead

    Horses

    Possible animal health issues and tasks to consider and reminders for March include…   Dairy As feed tightens monitor COW

  • Eyevet Services

    Horses

    We are proud to announce that Eyevet Services will be based out of the Feilding branch from the beginning of September.   Eyevet Services

  • Stomach ulcers

    Horses

    Stomach ulcers, also called gastric ulcers, in horses are quite common. The current estimate of prevalence is 90% in racehorses, 50% in foals, and

  • Splints

    Horses

    A splint is a periosteal new bone formation, also called periosteal exostosis, that originates from the cannon and/or the splint bones. What

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