Alpine Equine Hospital looks forward to serving you and your horses. We strive to provide compassionate, cost-effective equine veterinary care to help ensure your horse’s general wellness as well as to treat short-term and chronic conditions.
Our computerized appointment and medical record and reminding systems allows for great efficiency helping ensure your horse's health. Call our office and ask to speak with Becky or Laena, and we will do their best to find a convenient time for you.
If you are having an emergency, call us, and we will work together to get you help as quickly as possible.
A summary of our services
During our standard exam, we’ll review your horse’s medical history, and perform a thorough check of his or her heart, lungs, and body systems. We’ll make recommendations for optimal care and diet, and provide information on core and risk based vaccinations to ensure your horse's health.
Our doctors and staff are always continuing their education to keep up on the latest breakthroughs in diagnostic testing. We offer:
- In house blood, fecal and urine analysis
- Using special instruments to test your horse’s eyes
- X-rays and digital ultrasound
- Other sample techniques used to diagnose a wide range of health conditions
Deworming and Treatment for Internal Parasites
Unfortunately, all horses are susceptible to worms and other internal parasites. Regular deworming is a crucial part of your horse’s health. We’ll review your current regimen of deworming medications and prescribe an appropriate schedule
We offer a competitive online pharmacy marketplace enabling our clients who have horses with long term medications a cost effective and efficient way of obtaining their horse's needs met.
Treatment for Infectious Diseases
We strive to educate owners regarding biosecurity. We recommend core vaccinations for rabies, tetanus, equine encephalomyelitis and other preventable risk based infectious diseases. Nonetheless, if your horse contracts an infectious disease, such as strangles or west nile virus, equine herpes, we deliver state-of-the-art treatment to speed their return to health
Treatment for Injury or Trauma
Accidents always occur. When your horse has an accident and suffers an injury or other trauma, Alpine equine is there for you. Whether it’s a head injury, broken bone, wound or exertional rhabdomyolysis, we’ll work to help relive you horse's pain giving medications and therapies to keep your horse comfortable and speed up the healing process.
Treatment with regenerative therapies
Many novel scientifically based regenerative joint and wound care therapies have emerged over the last decade. Platelet rich plasma, IRAP, stem cell therapy, shock wave therapy, bone marrow aspirates and various wound dressings are utilized to get your horse back from injury.