Lachlan Valley Vet Clinic Holds A Gastroscoping Day on 21 June

Lachlan Valley Veterinary Clinic will be holding a gastric scoping day in Forbes on Wednesday, 21st of June.

Lachlan Valley Veterinary Clinic To Host Gastroscoping Day on June 21 2017

HAVE YOU NOTICED ANY OF THE FOLLOWING SIGNS IN YOUR HORSE?


- weight loss

- poor performance or not finishing off when racing

- poor appetite including fussy or picky eating habits

- behavioural changes, ie, wind sucking, crib biting, irritability when saddling, teeth grinding

- mild colic signs and/or uncomfortable stomach area

Lachlan Valley Veterinary Clinic Gastric Scoping Day 2017

Equine gastric ulcers syndrome occurs in up to 90% of race horses and 60% of pleasure horses with almost 50% of cases not showing any clinical signs




Lachlan Valley Veterinary Clinic in conjuction with Randlab, will be holding a gastric scoping day in Forbes on Wednesday 21st June.


Your horse will be sedated and its stomach visualised using a gastroscope; a specialised 3m long camera. This will enable us to provide diagnosis of gastric ulcers.


WHEN: Wednesday, 21st June

WHERE: Lachlan Valley Veterinary Clinic, 50 Sheriff St., Forbees

COST: A small fee of $40 will be charged to cover the cost of sedation required to perfom the gastroscope. There will be no charge for the gastroscope saving up to or over $250.


The clinic will be offering a 10% discount for Randlab ulcer treatment products purchased on the day.


BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL. Contact the clinic on 02 6851 1100 for an appointment. There will be a limited number of appointments available for this day, so please book ASAP to not miss out.