Horse health care in Massachusetts includes annual vaccine boosters to prevent certain diseases. A deworming schedule based on an annual fecal count is highly recommended to keep your equines parasite load in check. In addition to this horses should have regular hoof care to keep their feet in a ready-to-ride condition.
Has the vet in Massachusetts suggested ultrasonography as a part of horse health care? This tool allows veterinarians to visualize almost any body tissue, most importantly soft tissues such as tendons and ligaments. It is often considered an accurate tool for evaluating equine musculoskeletal injuries. It may help the owner save time and money.