Annual Healthy Horses Conference

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We’re back in-person!! Join us for the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine’s 14th Annual Healthy Horses Conference from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on FRIDAY, July 15, 2022!

Healthy Horses is an educational day with a focus on successful equine health care. The day includes lectures, lunch and live equine demonstrations. It is open to equine enthusiasts everywhere, and we are pleased to offer this educational program at the beautiful Straughn Center and UF College of Veterinary Medicine! Lunch and door prizes are also included in the registration. We will also feature tours, an equine rescue demonstration, and a high speed treadmill demonstration. Lectures are delivered by faculty of UF’s Large Animal Hospital, and a brief summary folder of the lectures will be provided to all attendees. Topics this year include care of the geriatric horse, blister beetle toxicosis, new diagnostic imaging options for sport horses, anesthesia update, and more!

The University of Florida is dedicated to improving owner education and we hope you will make this an annual event. It is a wonderful opportunity to see our hospital facility and meet veterinarians from all of our services. Plenty of time for questions will be provided. Registration is limited so please register soon! We hope to see you in July!!

Date: Friday, July 15, 2022
Cost: $35 Regular Registration, $25 Student Registration
Location: UF Straughn Center, 2142 Shealy Drive, Gainesville, FL 32608

The University of Florida welcomes participants of all abilities. Please contact Katie MacWilkinson at to discuss accessibility arrangements.

Our Sponsors

We are pleased to recognize our generous sponsors. Their continued support allows us to present the 2022 Healthy Horses Conference at a discounted rate.

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Sponsored by: Boehringer Ingelheim (logo), Dechra Veterinary Products (logo), Merck Animal Health (logo), Platinum Performance (logo), Purina (logo), Seminole Wellness (logo), Zoetis (logo)