We offer a range of options for Pre-purchase examinations which can be tailored to your needs and the intended use of the horse.
1 . Preliminary Examination:
The horse is exercised sufficiently to:
If ridden exercise is not undertaken this stage is typically conducted with the horse on the lunge which will be made clear on the certificate of examination.
The horse is allowed to stand quietly for a period. During this time, the respiratory and cardiovascular systems may be monitored as they return to their resting levels.
See below additional diagnostics which can be conducted at your request.
Ultrasound evaluation of a horses tendons may be included at your request or at the discretion of the examining vet. Images can be provided to you if required.