Penile tumour

21 year-old pleasure gelding History The owner reported that some whitish malodorous plaques were noticed covering the penis when unsheathed. A sample from the tissue revealed the presence of Pseudomonas spp. and the horse was treated for seven days with antibiotics and local lavage. After some months, the mass involved […]


6 y.o. Standardbred male History The horse was referred for chronic weight loss. The owner reported that the horse had been in training until a few months before and subsequently started to loose weight despite normal appetite. It had been under regular deworming program without any clinical improvement. Clinical examination […]

Fracture of tibia

13 y.o. gelding used for dressage History The horse was referred for scintigraphy because of a 4/5 degrees lameness on the right hind limb. A preliminary radiographic examination didn’t show any significant finding. Clinical and scintigraphic examination The horse was hardly able to stand and couldn’t bear weight on the […]