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

  • Vaccinations - are they necessary?

    Horses

    Horses are the most susceptible animal to this disease, 300 times more susceptible than your dog! We have lots of information in this newsletter

  • Wound wise

    Horses

    Wounds are inevitable when keeping horses. Luckily they’re not all as bad. A lot of wounds can be treated by you, the horse owner. As vets we

  • Equine Quiz

    Horses

    February 2019 1. Horses can develop tetanus when they lose their baby teeth (known as deciduous teeth): True False   2. Which

  • Equine case of the month

    Horses

    As vets we never know what a day may bring. A large amount of our appointments aren’t pre-booked as they are first aid and emergency calls,

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