Equine Veterinary Clinic

horse-equine-hospital.jpg Our highly skilled equine team offers a broad range of medical and surgical expertise. You can bring your horse in by appointment or ask your vet to refer your horse to us in difficult cases.

Our services

  • 24 hour intensive care
  • Computerised tomography (CT) to image head and limbs
  • Dynamic endoscopy to investigate poor performance and upper airway problems.
  • Medical expertise in gastroenterology, neurology, ophthalmology, respiratory disease, cardiology, poor performance, behavioural problems, neonatology and critical care medicine.
  • Video endoscopes allow visualisation of the horse’s pharynx, trachea, oesophagus and stomach.
  • Colour ultrasound for imaging soft tissue including tendons, the heart, abdominal organs and internal reproductive organs.
  • Digital radiography to x-ray limbs, neck, chest and skull.
  • Surgery by surgical specialists for emergency and elective surgical procedures.
  • Orthopaedic surgery including arthroscopy (key-hole joint surgery) and fracture repairs. 
  • Soft tissue surgery including castrations, cryptorchids, tie-back operations and colic surgery.
  • Reproductive services are offered in-house, including breeding with frozen semen.

Our team

Our senior equine clinicians are supported by experienced and qualified anaesthetists, nurses, technicians, clinical pathologists, and diagnostic imaging specialists allowing us to provide 24-hour intensive care.

Contact

For appointments please contact us on

Tel (06) 350 5328
Fax (06) 350 5747 
equinevets@massey.ac.nz

 

For all out-of-hours emergencies call

Tel (06) 350 5328

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Contact details +64 (06) 356 9099

Emma Gordon BVSc, MS, Dip ACVIM-LA

Senior Lecturer in Equine Medicine

Institute of Vet, Animal and Biomedical Sciences

Professional

Contact details

  • Ph: 85165
    Location: 1.50, IVABS
    Campus: Turitea

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Distinction) - Massey University (2011)
  • Master of Science - Oregon State University (2016)
  • Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine-Large Animal - Oregon State University (2016)

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Equine Ophthalmology

Equine Pain Management

Camelid Medicine

Thematics

21st Century Citizenship

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Agricultural And Veterinary Sciences (070000): Veterinary Medicine (070706): Veterinary Sciences (070700)

Research Outputs

Conference

Gordon, E. (2015, September). Evaluation of topical 1% morphine sulfate to the healthy equine eye. Presented at IVECCS. Washington DC.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Gordon, E.

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