Laminitis: Part 2

December 15, 2017 0
Treatment and Prevention By Lauren Lamb As mentioned last month’s OKFR article, the key to having a successful outcome in a horse with acute laminitis is rapid diagnosis and aggressive therapy. As soon as you […]

Being in a Veterinarian Family

December 5, 2017 0
By Barry and Lauren Whitworth The holiday season will soon be upon us. I hope that this time of year is full of happy memories spent with people you love and hold dear. As all […]

Online Exclusive: Dr. Fred Rule

August 2, 2017 0
Dr. Fred Rule has spent more than 50 years as veterinarian in western Oklahoma. After graduating from Kansas State University in 1964, he traveled to Oklahoma to work in equine medicine. He and two other […]

August 2017 Profile: Fred Rule

July 31, 2017 0
Unwritten Rules of a Veterinarian By Laci Jones The phone rings. When Fred Rule, DVM, of Elk City, Okla., answered, the veterinarian of more than 50 years sprung into work-mode. The rancher on the opposite […]

Non-Infectious Diarrhea in the Adult Horse

July 19, 2017 0
By Lauren Lamb, DVM Diarrhea in the adult horse can be caused by infectious and non-infectious diseases. Last month we talked about infectious causes of diarrhea; this month we will focus on the common cause […]

Veterinary Feed Directive

March 14, 2016 0
By Barry Whitworth Under the Animal Drug Availability Act (ADAA) of 1996, the U.S. Congress created a new category for drugs called veterinary feed directive (VFD) drugs. Prior to this new rule, all drugs were […]