Equine Medicine Referrals

We are proud to offer an internal medicine referral service from our team of specialist clinicians supported by the wider referral team, including:

  • Dr Kirstie Pickles BVMS MSc PhD PgCert CertEM(IntMed) DipECEIM MRCVS
  • Dr Mark Bowen BVetMed MMedSci (Med Ed) PhD VertVA VertEM (IntMed) MRCVS
  • Emma Shipman BVetMed MSc ACVIM-LAIM CertVA MRCVS
  • Marco Duz MedVet MVM(Res) DipECEIM MRCVS

The practice provides a full range of medicine services including investigation of:

  • Coughing and respiratory diseases
  • Poor performance
  • Ophthalmology (eye problems)
  • Heart murmurs and arrhythmias
  • Weight loss
  • Diarrhoea
  • Gastric ulcers (gastroscopy)
  • Chest and abdomen scanning (ultrasonography)
  • Muscle disorders
  • Neurological disorders
  • Liver disease
  • Kidney and urinary disease
  • Endocrine (hormonal) diseases e.g. Cushings and equine metabolic syndrome
  • Skin disease
  • Headshaking investigation

The hospital has excellent diagnostic equipment including videoendoscopy, ultrasound, ECG, radiography, and in house laboratory. We also have dedicated isolation facilities for suspected infectious disease cases and CCTV monitored critical care stables. Our dedicated team of vets and nurses will ensure your horse receives the best possible care during its stay with us.

We are also very happy to provide telephone advice on equine medicine cases.